QLD Icon: Alvey Fishing Reels Closes Down
Fishing reels that lasted TOO long, were the cause for this iconic fishing brand to close its doors this week.
Two weeks ago
Get 20km worth of Free Fishing Line! (Just pick it up!)
In just 18 months, this Gold Coast family picked up more than 20km of discarded fishing line, lures and hooks from the Tallebudgera creek.
22 days ago
Going Fishing with Dad - Nothing better!
A year off skiing allowed this daughter to spend some quality time with her dad. What did they do? They went fishing, like they always have...
Fishing Village to Attract Asian Tourists to Townsville
Plans for an International Fishing Series TV show to be filmed in Townsville hope to bring Asian tourists to the area.
WA Government is Proposing Anglers ALWAYS Wear Life Jackets
Would you be comfortable wearing a life jacket whenever you set foot in your tinny? Whether you're at anchor, cruising down the river, or in open ocean? Have your say!
Viva Cuba - Insane Fishing Trip in Cuba!
The boys from Smith Optics jumped the 90 miles from Florida to Cuba, for a weekend of fly fishing in the untouched oasis that is the Cayo Cruz Marine Park.
Seatbelts on Boat Ramps? QLD Police say YES!
In the short moment between winching the boat up your trailer, and driving up the ramp to secure it, QLD Police say you must wear a seatbelt, as one boatie found out this week in Caloundra.
How To Spool a Reel of New Fishing Line
If that old spool of fishing line is getting a bit old, UV damaged, or just a little short for your liking, then it's time to re-spool!
I Caught a Fish, Now How Do I Kill it?
Part three of our series "I caught a fish, now what?" touches on one of fishings darkest sides. Killing fish. Read on to find out how to do it humanely.
I've hooked a fish! Now What? (Handling Fish)
Picking up a fish is best done with a firm grip, fearless attitude and a little know-how. We can help with the last one!
I've hooked a fish! Now what?
Tips on getting that fish from the end of your line, into the esky. Part One in our series of basic Fishing How-To articles. You've got a fish on the end of your line, now what?
Who do Fish steal my bait? Tips to stop feeding the fish.
There's nothing worse than reeling in your line to find a completely empty hook. Fishing is supposed to get YOU a free lunch... Not the fish!
Catch More Mud Crabs With These Tips!
You will be catching more mud crabs than you can eat on one Sunday arvo with these tips!
How to Bait a Prawn (Put it on your hook)
Think you know how to bait a prawn? Think again! These three tips will ensure you're not giving a free lunch to your catch.
5 Tips to Catch the Ellusive Salmon this Winter
Salmon are not only one of the best eating fish around, they're one of the hardest to catch with a rod and reel. Use these five tips to help land one next time you're out fishing
The Sneaky Rod Tap - A Practical Joke for Anglers
As is often the case. The simplest jokes are the best! In this case, a little tap on the end of a fishing rod can send a mate into a frenzy!!
One dead. Two rescued. Sydney Rock Fishing Tragedy.
Two men jumped in to help a mate in the water off Manly this weekend, but of the three, only two will be fishing again another day...
Three Tips to Increase Your Casting Distance
Reach that other bank, get over to the good section of the reef, or simply out-cast your mates. These three tips allow you to cast further!
Fishing & Camping on a Deserted Island for a Week
These guys spent a few days camping on a deserted island in tropical QLD, catching some incredible fish, a decent sized shark and something, that would have been awesome. But it got away.
Trolling for Plastic Pollution. The Debris you can't see.
It's so small you might never know it's there, but all over the ocean, tiny fragments of plastic are floating around.
Guys use Drone to Perfectly Position Bait & Catch Huge Tuna!
Cheating? Maybe. Awesome? Absolutely! These guys strap a squid to a quadcopter and drop it right in the middle of a school of tuna.
Would you pay $870k for a Tuna? This guy did!
At the first Fish Auction of the year, Tokyo's Tsukiji Fish Market made quite a hefty profit on one Bluefin Tuna, fetching more than $800,000 over market value.
Hilarious Melbourne Guy Goes Fishing for Cars.
A larrikin who was 'just having a coffee' with his mates, turned into an internet superstar yesterday, when he was filmed fishing in floodwater in Melbourne City.
Christmas Gift Ideas for Anglers/Fisherman
Looking for present ideas for anglers this Christmas? We've got a tacklebox full of great gift ideas right here.
Sydney LOVES Fishing! Help stop lockouts
What would you do if your favourite fishing spot was suddenly closed? 59 of Sydney and surrounding areas best are under threat, but luckily, we have the Recreational Fishing Alliance of NSW
Clean Ocean Clean Catch: An Initiative to Keep YOU Fishing!
Reports from various clean up groups along coastal areas in WA have indicated that litter related to recreational fishing has become a significant problem.