South Coast Exploration – Part 3 Huskisson and Currambene Creek.

Continuing on with the exploration stopped in at the local tackle store, JB Lures, Nowra Street, Huskisson. This is just up the road from the co-op and the owner and his son were busy making lures for the local marlin fishers. Check out their website at http://www.jbmarlinlures.com . They were great to […]

South Coast Exploration – Part 2. Jervis Bay & Moona Moona Creek.

Second day of the exploration of the New South Wales South Coast some cloud and a bit of wind, but what an area to explore. Decided to head over from Sanctuary Point to have a look at the Jervis Bay and Huskisson area. First stop was the main beach on the […]

South Coast Exploration -Part 1 St Georges Basin

As a retired gentleman with time on my side and a passion for fishing, it was time to explore the south coast of New South Wales. So after a little bit of planning and a long hard look at google maps, I decided to leave the Hunter and venture south. […]

Fishing Gear Test : Gliss fishing line.

Eager to try any new product that will help with my fishing experience, I recently purchased some 8lb Gliss line from Anglers Warehouse (https://www.anglerswarehouse.com.au/ ). The manufacturers World Fishing Tackle describe gliss as it looks like mono but has exceptional diameter-to-breaking strength ratios and has three times less stretch than […]

Most recreational anglers are true conservationists.

Over the fifty or more years I have fished, I truly believe that most recreational fishers are true conservationists. Let’s be real here, it is very rare that anyone bags out on a particular species these days. In fact, the new rules for bag limits, myself and the other tragics […]

Fishing Gear Test: Blackfish reel (South Pacific CP475)

The South Pacific float reel is a premier float style reel that stands alongside the best centre pin reels produced worldwide. Price to buy on eBay or other sites is between $139 – $169. Precision 100% aerospace bar stock aluminum frame standing 4.75″ with 4.5″ diameter spool available in Dark-Gunmetal or Classic Black. Finished in […]

Which is the best Soft Plastic?

Over the years I have seen and used many soft plastics. Some with success and many with little or no success. So what is the best soft plastic? I can say that I  have a few that are my go too lures. I have tried literally hundreds of them and […]