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Casting is often referred to as an art form, a complete combination of body and rod coming together in unison to propel your rig as far as you can. But, I prefer to think of it a little differently. For me, casting is pure numbers. Casting...

As the warmer climes depart, so do many of the popular target species. Its that time of the year where the shorts go back in the draw and the jeans come out. That means adjusting your fishing accordingly and moving onto the winter species that...

The Yarra River is one of Melbourne's hidden gems for a variety of applications. Its upper reaches offer phenomenal fly fishing, but you can have some luck with just about any freshwater fishing style and application. For this reason, I like to take my grandkids down...

The Gippsland Lakes region of Victoria offers some of the richest fishing in all of Australia. Fishos flock here to catch Salmon, Snapper, Trevally, Jewies, Tailor, Whiting, Bream, Trout, Redfin, and Flatties. You can literally wake up, pick a target species, grab your bag, and...

In circles of Murray Cod fishos, meeting in the dusty corners of tackle shops, sharing secrets for success and chattering excitedly about where to find big Murray Cod, one word seems to come up more and more: Copeton. Murray Cod fishos across Australia are marking...

As an avid Bass fisho, I wanted to outfit my kayak to be the ultimate Bass-taking ride going. I have accumulated a serious number of kayaks in recent years, and had converted many into good fishing 'yaks. But outfitting one specifically for Bass was a...

A little TLC goes a long way when it comes to outboard motors. At the very least, you should get your motor checked over at the beginning of every season by a professional mechanic. But there are other good maintenance habits that will save you...

I have heard folks say that mud crabs can snap the neck of a beer bottle. Now, I'm not in the business of wasting good beer, but I do know these crustaceans fill me up a treat, and the kids love spending a Sunday crabbing. They...

We have a family tradition in our house. Every father's day, I get a good feed of my favourite crustacean. Every year, on father's day weekend, we go crabbing and set our crab pots. Then return the following morning to take home our spoils and prepare...

This is a question I have dwelt on a lot. I used to scoff at those fishos with an overflowing garage of fishing tackle. I thought myself above it. I thought those anglers were overthinking things, dragging so much tackle out on the water I...