FWF143-FC-WEBFreshwater Fishing Australia Magazine

Issue 143 of Freshwater Fishing Australia.

Freshwater Fishing Magazine is jam-packed with the latest techniques and locations.

There’s lure winding and then there’s lure retrieving… which one do you do? In this series of articles, Adam Royter will help fine tune your lure fishing skills to help turn your wobble into several wiggles, a pause and some rod tip flick. If you want to catch more fish than ever before, you need to read this series of articles. Mathew Skorupa fishes the rocky stretches of southern NSW rivers in search of the iconic Murray cod. He explains how best to search for them and how to extract them from their hidey holes once you have.

Colby Lesko heads to Copeton Gorge in search of Murray cod. Mark Gercovich provides a welcomed update on LakePurrumbete’s potential as one of Victoria’s top trout fisheries. Dale Ward reinforces the need for stealth and delicate presentations when targeting skinny water bass, while Simon Cardone gives a rundown on getting the most from bankfishing skinny waters for Murray cod.

Chris Cotterill ditches the rattle and shimmer of spinnerbaits and goes soft for mighty Murray cod, and selecting the best lure to use during the transitional light phase at dawn can be a complex and perplexing issue, Andrew McGovern imparts his knowledge on what factors to consider when selecting and using lures around dawn. Trevor Hawkins suggests a few caravan and camping spots that make ideal bases for some trout fishing exploration on the border of Victoria and NSW, while Rod Mackenzie takes to the fly in search of our iconic Murray cod.

Lubin Pfeiffer divulges some of his favourite locations for discovering gold along the South Australian stretch of the beloved Murray River, and Trevor Hawkins visits one of Tasmania’s most well respected freestone streams. Plus of course, there’s all the latest gear, reviews and more.


About Freshwater Fishing Australia magazine

Freshwater Fishing Australia magazine was first published over 24 years ago and is an institution for many of our country’s freshwater anglers. It is one of the longest running fishing magazines in the country. For two decades, the country’s leading fishing journalists have been providing the best information for our anglers. The quality of the publication has resulted in many local anglers retaining every copy of the magazine ever published. Freshwater Fishing continues to hold the trophy of the country’s most popular freshwater only publication.

Every two months Freshwater Fishing Australia magazine’s team of expert writers update you on what’s working and where to fish. All techniques from fly fishing for trout through baitfishing for goldens to casting soft plastic for barra – and every variation between. The magazine’s popularity and strength has been its concentration on providing information that fishers can apply to improve their success rate in a way that all readers can understand. All of the well-known and respected fishing writers have contributed to this magazine at some time in its history. Current experts who are regular contributors include Bill Classon, Greg French, Rod Harrison, Trevor Hawkins, Rod Mackenzie, Andrew McGovern, Frank Prokop, Steve Starling, Nigel Webster, Philip Weigall and many others.

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