Freshwater Fishing Magazine
Issue 149 of Freshwater Fishing Australia.
is jam-packed with the latest techniques and locations. Andrew Norton reviews 6 of the best brands in boat motors and reckons there’s nothing but good news for freshwater anglers. Al McGlashan vistits Lake Dartmouth in search of trout and sambar deer, while Trevor Stow does some backcountry exploring not too far from his hometown in East Gippsland. The Merri River in South-west Victoria is well-known for its quality brown trout fishing, and while both the upper and lower sections are equally good, it’s the upper reaches that provide some of the best sight fishing for big trout baccording to Colby Lesko. Stephen Booth says fishing the weed is now an entrenched method for chasing native fish at Lake Mulwala, in his article he explains how you can get amongst these fish by studying Mulwala Weediquette. If you’re thinking about mixing up your fly fishing approach, or simply interested in learning a new style of fishing nymphs, Tom Jarman provides the low down on European style nymphing. Chris Ghosn “The Bass whisperer” shares some great advice to take onboard the next time you’re targeting wild river bass. Trevor Hawkins shares a well-known, but off the beaten track, iconic Snowy Mountains stream, and in another article he ponders the notion that the grass often seems ‘greener’ in distant valleys, yet those home waters are often very special when we take the time to really get to know them. 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.