Fishing Books

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  • AUSTRALIA FISHING ENCYCLOPEDIA

    The Australian Fishing Encyclopedia covers everything the successful and beginner angler needs to know. In over 400 colour pages there are hundreds of techniques, tips, fishing systems and fishing tactics outlined for every style of fishing in Australia. Whether you fish in freshwater, saltwater, from Darwin to Hobart or Perth to Sydney there is every technique for every angler. No matter what your preference: lure casting , fly fishing, game fishing, bait fishing or sport fishing – it is covered. There is an extensive angler dictionary, baits and rigs guide, saltwater boat fishing, saltwater shore fishing, freshwater boat fishing, landbased freshwater fishing and fly fishing sections. The Encyclopedia includes a complete Australian Fish ID guide and an extensive and up to date section on Knots and Rigs compiled by experts Nigel Webster and Bill Classon and illustrated by Trevor Hawkins. Plus an 80 page section on all Australian lures and how to use them and a kayak section. At over 400 pages it is the largest and most comprehensive reference on Australian fishing.
  • $100 Gift Voucher redeemable by calling AFN on 03 9728 8788 A perfect gift when you can't think of the perfect gift! Ideal for Christmas or birthdays! Please write the TO and FROM details in the Special Instructions when ordering. Once processed we will email you out the Gift Voucher that you can print out and gift!
  • $150 Gift Voucher redeemable by calling AFN on 03 9728 8788 A perfect gift when you can't think of the perfect gift! Ideal for Christmas or birthdays! Please write the TO and FROM details in the Special Instructions when ordering. Once processed we will email you out the Gift Voucher that you can print out and gift!
  • $25 Gift Voucher redeemable by calling AFN on 03 9728 8788 A perfect gift when you can't think of the perfect gift! Ideal for Christmas or birthdays! Please write the TO and FROM details in the Special Instructions when ordering. Once processed we will email you out the Gift Voucher that you can print out and gift!
  • $50 Gift Voucher redeemable by calling AFN on 03 9728 8788 A perfect gift when you can't think of the perfect gift! Ideal for Christmas or birthdays! Please write the TO and FROM details in the Special Instructions when ordering. Once processed we will email you out the Gift Voucher that you can print out and gift!
  • 2020 TIDE AND BITE TIMES ALMANAC NEW SOUTH WALES

    Tim Smith has been predicting the best 'Bite Times' and 'Tides' around Australia for over 30 years. These guides are perfect for the tackle box, boat, pocket and gives a quick and easy reference to all tides around the state. There are plenty of tide adjustments for all ports in the state and the graphs are easy to read. Also included are solar and lunar details plus the 'Best Bite' times – These tables are unique to Tim Smith and give the angler the best bite times each and every day of the year, plus the best fishing days of the year. The booklet also includes: Fish ID • Knots • Rigs • Dangerous and poisonous fish.
  • 2020 TIDE AND BITE TIMES ALMANAC QUEENSLAND

    Tim Smith has been predicting the best 'Bite Times' and 'Tides' around Australia for over 30 years. These guides are perfect for the tackle box, boat, pocket and gives a quick and easy reference to all tides around the state. There are plenty of tide adjustments for all ports in the state and the graphs are easy to read. Also included are solar and lunar details plus the 'Best Bite' times – These tables are unique to Tim Smith and give the angler the best bite times each and every day of the year, plus the best fishing days of the year. The booklet also includes: Fish ID • Knots • Rigs • Dangerous and poisonous fish.
  • 2020 TIDE AND BITE TIMES ALMANAC SOUTH AUSTRALIA

    Tim Smith has been predicting the best 'Bite Times' and 'Tides' around Australia for over 30 years. These guides are perfect for the tackle box, boat, pocket and gives a quick and easy reference to all tides around the state. There are plenty of tide adjustments for all ports in the state and the graphs are easy to read. Also included are solar and lunar details plus the 'Best Bite' times – These tables are unique to Tim Smith and give the angler the best bite times each and every day of the year, plus the best fishing days of the year. The booklet also includes: Fish ID • Knots • Rigs • Dangerous and poisonous fish.
  • 2020 TIDE AND BITE TIMES ALMANAC VICTORIA

    Tim Smith has been predicting the best ‘Bite Times’ and ‘Tides’ around Australia for over 30 years. These guides are perfect for the tackle box, boat, pocket and gives a quick and easy reference to all tides around the state. There are plenty of tide adjustments for all ports in the state and the graphs are easy to read. Also included are solar and lunar details plus the ‘Best Bite’ times – These tables are unique to Tim Smith and give the angler the best bite times each and every day of the year, plus the best fishing days of the year. The booklet also includes: Fish ID • Knots • Rigs • Dangerous and poisonous fish.
  • 2020 TIDE AND BITE TIMES ALMANAC WESTERN AUSTRALIA

    Tim Smith has been predicting the best ‘Bite Times’ and ‘Tides’ around Australia for over 30 years. These guides are perfect for the tackle box, boat, pocket and gives a quick and easy reference to all tides around the state. There are plenty of tide adjustments for all ports in the state and the graphs are easy to read. Also included are solar and lunar details plus the ‘Best Bite’ times – These tables are unique to Tim Smith and give the angler the best bite times each and every day of the year, plus the best fishing days of the year. The booklet also includes: Fish ID • Knots • Rigs • Dangerous and poisonous fish.
  • Make sure your catch is legal by checking the regulations on the AFN Tasmania Fish ID Card! These cards are waterproof, tearproof and crushproof and show every local fish that has regulations associated with it, and of course all of the most popular species.
  • ANGLERS JOURNAL AND ALMANAC - 2020

    To be successful every angler needs to record their trip and catch details for future use. When a journal also contains plenty of technical information to help you catch more fish. Then this journal is a necessity!!! The Anglers Journal & Almanac for late 2019 through 2020 has solar and lunar peak fish activity and feeding times, the tides for each Australian State with local variations, basic knots and rigs, selected fish weight from length conversion tables, basic boating regulations and lure colour selection charts based on depth and the prevailing conditions. With plenty of pages to record your catches and the conditions on the day, this book will be every angler’s constant reference.      
  • Edition 13 of the FISH FINDER sees more fishing information, more aerial photography maps and updated information. The maps and GPS data in this book illustrate thousands of spots to fish and dive around Australia. All states are covered with over 160 maps and aerial photographs showing depths, fishing marks, navigation marks, marine parks and a plethora of additional vital information for the angler, boater and diver. In addition there is an extensive fish guide, hints on fishing tactics, choosing lures, tackle guide, weather information and heaps of information on barramundi.
  • AUSTRALIAN FISH GUIDE - POPULAR EDITION

    The Australian Fish Guide is an invaluable reference for any angler, freshwater or saltwater, wanting to identify their catch. It contains detailed descriptions and accurate illustrations of each fish, as well as diagrams of the best rigs to catch them. Easy to follow colour coded sections include: freshwater sportfish, freshwater bait species, shark / ray species, estuary / surf species, reef species, pelagic species, invertebrate species and saltwater bait species. Whatever fish you’re chasing you’ll find all the information you need to catch it and identify it in this comprehensive book.  
  • The Australian Fish Guide is an invaluable reference for any angler, freshwater or saltwater, wanting to identify their catch. It contains detailed descriptions and accurate illustrations of each fish, as well as diagrams of the best rigs to catch them. Easy to follow colour coded sections include: freshwater sport fish, freshwater bait species, shark / ray species, estuary / surf species, reef species, pelagic species, invertebrate species and saltwater bait species. Whatever fish you’re chasing you’ll find all the information you need to catch it and identify it in this comprehensive book!