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‘Walk the dog’ is a fishing technique that all anglers must have in their arsenal. This particular method allows surface baits to produce a back-and-forth movement that mimics a dying baitfish which Bass find hard to resist. The technique is guaranteed to generate a lot...

Given all the skills a new angler needs to learn, casting distance may not seem all that important. In actuality, being able to cast farther helps you catch more fish — larger ones, too. Improving casting distance and accuracy aren’t as difficult as it sounds....

A little rain might dampen the mood. But for an angler who knows how to take advantage of the rain, it can be a blessing in disguise. If you’re willing to brave the rain, you’ll discover that opportunities to catch fish are actually much greater...

Barramundi are one of the most top iconic Aussie sports fish. Barramundi are a catadromous fish that can live in freshwater, saltwater and estuaries. There are numerous fishing lures that will help you be more efficient when fishing for Barramundi. Check out some of the common fishing...

There’s no known formula on how to be a better angler, and there are no shortcuts to it. Gaining experience while upgrading your tackle and skills are some of the ways on how you can become a successful angler. Here are some ways to help you...

Fishing with live baits is probably the most efficient way to catch fish anywhere around the world. If you want to catch big fish consistently, then live bait is the best choice. There's an old fishing saying that 'fresh is the best and live is...

Fishing line isn't a flashy tool for fishing. It doesn't feel perfect in the hand like a new reel or have the flashy designs of the latest fishing rods. But, fishing line is always the most important link between you and the fish. It doesn't...

Snags and bite-offs are one of the most frustrating aspects of fishing. On several occasions, I have nearly thrown my whole rod setup overboard in pure frustration at a snagged line. Not only is it a nuisance but it can become costly if you keep...

Everyone has their favourite fishing spots. The areas that you know like the back of your hand, where you know the fish behaviour and have spent years refining your techniques to deliver success every time you fish. This makes for some enjoyable fishing, pulling catch...