How to

FOLLOW these simple tips and catch more bass.

HERE are some basic tips to help you make the transition from bait to lures.

A LOT of new technology is available to fishos these days and you’re mad if you don’t use it. Spending a few minutes or hours researching before a short or long trip can save you a lot of time, effort and money.

WHETHER it's keeping fish chilled or your drinks icy cold, follow these tips and keep your ice box cold for longer.

AS David Green explains, the more time spent looking and understanding a river, the more success you will have as an angler.

GOLDEN perch, or yellowbelly, are an iconic native sportfish. Chris Cleaver takes a fresh approach and shares some tactics to help you improve your success rate.

NSW’s Hunter Valley is known for its superb sportfishing for bass in Glenbawn and Lake St Clair. Sami Omari reports on proven tactics for these sometimes tricky impoundments.

BLACK marlin are probably the No.1 target for small boat anglers keen to put themselves and their tackle to the ultimate test. David Green provides an overview of these popular gamefish and methods to catch them.

THERE'S a vast range of fishing lines on the market, and Mark Williams details the differences with this handy guide.

BIG bream find structure irresistible and Sydney Harbour is home to a myriad of man-made fish beacons, as Jereme Lane recently discovered.

MARK Frendin shows us how to maintain our reels for trouble free fishing.

CATCHING southern black bream on lures and soft plastics is not always easy. Brent Hodges outlines some tactics to help you out.

THE thrill of hooking a solid blue-nose bream amidst the tangle of posts, racks and trays that make up a typical oyster lease is about as good as it gets for NSW-based estuary anglers.

KEN Smith takes a look at a couple of different ways to target the enigmatic silver perch in NSW dams.

SPRING and early summer is a great period to target trout in Australia’s mainland high country lakes.