While there is still bucket loads of rain of falling you can feel the temp starting to rise here in the south, and the snapper shouldn’t be far away. The season might be starting a little later than the final siren of the Grand Final but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t start getting prepared. Kosta Linardos lists all you need to be ready for what will be another epic Victorian snapper season.
Further up the coast Dean Norbiato heads to Windamere Dam with a tight crew of friends and family on his annual search for big golden perch and finds a lake higher than he’s ever seen. The boys must adapt to the new conditions but strike gold with some clever tactics that pull a lot of nice yellas from a swollen Windamere.
If you’re new to the world of bluewater casting you may have had a hard time on the water getting that stickbait, popper or pencil to swim properly and catch fish. We managed to get Colby Lesko off the water for a day to put together a guide to bluewater casting, he breaks down each type of lure and how to work each of them.
We also have the first drop on all the latest in tackle and electronics from Australia and around the world, the mag might be free but after flicking through the pages of our News section you’ll be dropping dollars on all that sweet new gear. Never underestimate the power of fishing tackle retail therapy.