Reviews

STACER’S latest release, the Crossfire, caters for the serious estuary fisho who also wants a family-friendly boat without compromise. James Hill Reports.

MARK Ward test drives some of the latest and greatest technology from Mercury, which includes Active Trim, the 115 Pro XS and Command Thrust.

KEEN fly fisher Brett Wilson has downsized with his latest boat – an impressive flats boat from Beast Master. Shane Chalker asks him a few questions about his latest head-turning Snubby 440.

FORMOSA boats has refined its Sea-Rod 580 to be more practical and fishing friendly as Mark Ward recently discovered.

WITH a long list of features on a tough plate hull, the Surtees 610 Game Fisher is one serious offshore fishing machine. Mark Ward reports.

AN electric motor is one of the most useful accessories that can be installed on a sportfishing boat. Mick Fletoridis explains why you should have one.

BAR Crusher’s 490WR is a small and tough centre console which punches above its weight in performance and fishability. Scott Thomas reports.

SOME boats are just better designed for sport fishing than others. This all-rounder is definitely in the former category, according to Mick Fletoridis.

GREG Finney checks out Formosa’s 620 Tomahawk, a plate boat which packs some serious offshore fishing credentials.

HERE are the 10 best tinnies for fishos looking to save a few bucks without compromising on quality. Jereme Lane reports.

MICK Fletoridis reviews the latest chartplotter/multifunction display from Simrad.

This recent offering from Anglapro is gaining popularity with Australia’s serious sport fishing community. Mick Fletoridis reports.

IF you're looking for the ultimate estuary and freshwater kayak package, Jackson's Coosa HD could be your ticket. Scott Thomas reports.

COULD Ross Cannizzaro's Phoenix 721 Pro XP be the ultimate tournament boat? As JOSH CARPENTER discovered, it's certainly one of the fastest! Images by Scott Thomas.

Garmin’s 1020XS paired with a GCV10 sonar module is a high performance electronics package suitable for a wide range of estuary and offshore work. Sami Omari reports.