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Rui Squid Jig Review

Its difficult to get your head around the explosion of squid jigs released on the market in recent times. There are just so many squid jig variations with jigs at different budgets, sizes, weights, styles and colours. There are squid jigs with rattles, UV glow, reflective cloth, shiny foils and […]

Savage Gear 1DFR rod series

I have been using the 1DFR rod series exclusively since they were released into the Austrian market in January 2019. Basically, these are awesome light weight rods specifically designed for fishing with lures and soft plastics. Ideal in salt water and estuary systems. They look great and they handle exceptionally […]

Seadoo Fish Pro 155 Fishing Jet Ski

We review the Seadoo Fish Pro 155 Jet Ski. The personal watercraft fishing scene is exploding in recent years. Kayak fishing has grown in immense popularity and so has Jet Ski fishing. The combination of fishing and a fun day out on the water is very appealing to so many. […]

Reedy’s Rigz – Paternoster Rig

Reedy's Rigz - Paternoster Rig Reedy's rigz in recent years have become an increasingly popular product synonymous with local snapper fishing. What are Reedy's Rigz exactly? Quality pre made snapper rigs that you simply tie to your main line, then attach a sinker of weight choice. It couldn't be any [...]

Savage Gear Stealth Spinning Reels

Savage Gear Stealth Spinning Reels It’s been a big year for Savage Gear who cement themselves in the Australian market as a key fishing product manufacturer. Recently the team at Savage Gear released their new range of spinning reels custom built to suit tough Aussie conditions. A welcomed change from […]

Nories Wasaby Metal Spoon Review

Nories Wasaby Metal Spoon Review Metal spoons have been around for a long time, but there has been a recent explosion of new spoons and designs on the market in recent times leading to growing sales of these lure types. In comes the the Nories wasaby, a heavy jigging spoon […]

Savage Gear LRF Fishing Rods Review

Savage Gear LRF Fishing Rods Review If you enjoy fishing with light tackle then you’re going to love this news. Savage Gear has released a new product line of fishing rods labelled LRF. Curious what LRF stands for Light Range Fishing and this will be apparent the first time you […]

Bullet Lures Review

Bullet Lures Review Bullet lures have grown with immense popularity over the last couple of years. With a moderate price tag and exciting colour range this simple hard body lure has rapidly built a large following by local Victorians, Particularly throughout social media. Designed with fresh water species in mind […]

Zman GrubZ review by FishingMad

Zman GrubZ review by FishingMad Zman GrubZ are synonymous with soft plastic fishing in Victoria. The Zman GrubZ range essentially are a soft plastic with a thin curl tail and that has a great wriggling action as it descends which is irresistible to a wide range of fish species. They [...]

Spikebait maggots with a difference

Spikebait maggots with a difference Road testing a bait with a difference from a supplier with an ambitious vision in the aussie market Were testing bait which is something a little bit different the usual road testing of rods, reels, and lures. The team at Spikebait Australia were very keen […]