We recently had the pleasure of guiding Mark Berg on a barramundi shoot for his Fishing Addiction series, as well as an episode for The Next Level. August can be a tricky month fishing wise, as it’s often the change-over month from winter to summer species. As it happens, we had a hot spell in July and plunging temperatures both on land and water in August, which did not make fishing easy. Knowing we had to produce quality fish, we made the decision to head north, as we knew good Barramundi were being caught in Peter Faust Dam. Peter… read more →
With the warmer weather just around the corner, it’s time to start looking around some of those flats, drains and deeper holes in your local estuary or river system for King Threadfin. Colour, depth and size of lures and flies can make a difference when targeting Threadfin. Sometimes Threadies will eat any lure or fly you throw at them without hesitation, but then there are days when they can be very fickle, especially when they are feeding on Jelly Prawns. As a general rule, if the water clarity is low and discoloured (as it usually is where threadfin live),… read more →
John Haenke from Guided Fishing DownUnder recently featured on “Creek to Coast”, here is the first part of the story:
John Haenke from Guided Fishing DownUnder recently featured on “Creek to Coast”, here is the second part of the story:
Threadfin Salmon have been around in good numbers recently, check out some of the action you can expect to see on this video!
Most summer species have been arriving late this year, probably due to the cooler temperatures we’re still experiencing. As soon as we get a good run of warmer weather things should really start to pick up. Having said this though, there have been schools of Mac Tuna and small longtails in Platypus Bay, feeding on very small baitfish, along with a few XOS cobia. There are also school mackerel in the mix, chasing the baitfish and providing some good light tackle action.. On the freshwater scene, Bass are really firing at the moment, with plenty of surface action for those… read more →