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Most anglers hang up their fishing gear in the winter. However, for those who are willing to brave the cold, fishing in cold water can actually be very rewarding. As long as you utilise techniques and tactics that are appropriate for the weather, you’ll be...

A typical angler will have a tackle box full of lures with every shape, colour and design imaginable. Every fishing trip they are confronted with the decision of which lure to choose. I am no different. However, the decision on lure colour isn’t about what...

Fishing isn’t always about bringing home the bacon — or rather, the fish. For some anglers, it’s all about the thrill of the hunt. If you have no desire of keeping your catch, it’s best to practice catch and release. However, be sure to do...

If you want to be a good angler, you must know the technical terms in fishing as well. Getting started in fishing can be quite confusing. Here is a list of the essential terms you will need to know. Check out these common fishing terms you...

Knowing your target species is important in choosing the fishing lure that matches your needs and purpose. The more you know your target species, the easier it is for you to pick the most appropriate lure. Choosing the ideal fishing lure is difficult if you’re...

Casual observers think that fishing is all about luck. Anglers know, however, that it takes a decent amount of skill to be successful in the world of fishing. More than that, there are certain character traits that allow people to rise above the competition. Here are...

Understanding the features of fishing reels is important in choosing the reel that’ll suit your needs. Before you start spending, you must know what features you will need in a fishing reel based on the preferred fish to catch and your angling technique. As a...

Choosing the right fishing rod can be quite tricky as a beginner. There are a lot of reasons that go into choosing a fishing rod, especially for those who have a particular technique and fishing style. A good fishing rod won't make you a better...

Deep water jigging is very productive if you’re chasing a range of top table fish, provided you get the hang of it. It can be pretty frustrating at times, but with some practice, a bit of knowledge and enough experience, you should be able to...

Trout fishing has a huge following in the outback, especially in the south eastern region. That's mainly because there are a lot of freshwater fishing spots there that provide great opportunities for trout fishing. For a newbie angler, this type of fishing can be easily...