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Barramundi is probably the most elusive and iconic sports fish in Australia. This is primarily the reason why a lot of Australian anglers want to learn how to catch Barramundi. Here are some tips to help you catch Barramundi fish on lures. LOCATING BARRA First off, to catch...

Despite being home to perfect swimbait conditions, the method was relatively niched until recently. I knew a select group of swimbait enthusiasts and had heard their name whispered in the shadows at tackle shops, but had not tried my hand at using swimbaits until late...

Common across Victoria, Estuary Perch (Macquaria colonorum) are a fun fish to catch. They are a quintessential lure-taking species, but just because there are plenty of them, that doesn't mean they are a breeze to catch. Estuary Perch can be frustrating because of their cagey,...

As kayak fishing soars in popularity, yak fishos are chasing larger and larger species. It was this train of thought and the allure of taking some really big fish yak side, that brought me to Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast. My friend had described to me...

I love impressive surface strikes. It is what drew me to the sport originally and what keeps me returning to my kayak before dawn. Aussie Bass are the dream species for surface strikes. It isn't difficult to land a Bass with a good jitterbug but...

Catching Bass is not the hard part of becoming a Bass fisho. Most people with a light outfit and a bit of perseverance can take one or two Bass every now and then. But to regularly haul them in, or to find the real goliaths...

Anchovies are a prominent baitfish for many predatory species and offer some spectacular opportunities to take some elusive species. I made the trip out to the inshore gulf islands off the coast of New Zealand to cash in on their annual anchovy run. These columns of...

When the prime fishing season is over and the water temperatures drop, most anglers around Victoria pack up and head home to wait for warmer climes. I, on the other hand, relish the opportunity to take my kids out squid fishing. The cooler months bring...

For fishos, fishing can become all-encompassing. I passed the obsessed with fishing test and spend hours at work playing back catches I made the previous weekend in my mind, casting imaginary lures by the cooler and Googling the best fishing locations up and down the...

When asked about the best ways to catch more fish, my standard response is to suggest you spend more time in the shed, our your spare room or office or wherever it is that you keep your fishing gear. There’s a simple reason why and...