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SHIMANO has swept the major awards at the 2016 AFTA Tackle Show on the Gold Coast taking out the hotly contested categories of best rod, best reel, best combo and best line.

FISHERIES Victoria has congratulated the majority of south-west anglers and people who visited the region on their general positive fishing actions and behaviour so far in the southern bluefin tuna (SBT) season.

A FISHING boat seized and forfeited to the courts in a North Queensland prosecution has been sold at auction for $3850.

SEVERAL recreational fishers have been found in breach of fishing regulations along the Namoi, Castlereagh and Barwon Rivers in the State’s North West.

FISHING World is now on Snapchat! Make sure you're following @fishingworld on snapchat for a sneak peak at all the latest gear at the AFTA tackle show!

ARNHEM Land Barramundi Lodge has been selected as the first port of call by the Million Dollar Fish tagging team which is scheduled to visit the Lodge in early August.

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LOBSTER aficionado Dave Rae explains how to catch lobsters and has even put together a step-by-step guide to making your own lobster trap.

MOST anglers from the northern half of the country just don’t understand the obsession southerners have with gummy sharks. This article by Jack Monkiewicz helps put the sportfishing appeal of gummies into perspective.

WITH the cooling of inshore coastal waters comes the altering of many fish habits and behaviours. Sydney-based fly and sportfishing guide JUSTIN DUGGAN offers a few approaches to help keep your rods bent this winter.

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IN this week's episode we join the crew from Raymarine and head to Cairns in search of marlin and other light tackle sport fish. We meet up with experienced gameboat skipper Tim Dean and fish the inside of the Great Barrier Reef.

IN Part 1 of this week's episode we experience the best of Sydney shore based fishing, targeting luderick from a Harbour rock platform.

IN this latest three-part episode of Fishing Journeys we firstly meet up with NSW south coast flathead fishing guru, Ian "Big E" Phillips, to target big lizards in his local estuary.

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Tango Shads upsized

Tango Shads upsized

THE incredibly popular Zerek Tango Shad has grown up with two new, larger models being released...

Platypus extend Pre-Test braid with 60kg

Platypus extend Pre-Test braid with 60kg

PLATYPUS has extended the range of its Pre-Test Braid with a new 60kg breaking strain for 2016....

Fin Nor using Lethal force

Fin Nor using Lethal force

DESIGNED with boat anglers in mind, the Lethal rod range has six spin models, including 5-8kg,...

Shimano unveils the Nasci

Shimano unveils the Nasci

THE latest series by Shimano, the Nasci FB, is the first mass launch of this product in...