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LUDERICK join a long list of traditional "bait only" species which have now become a common capture on artificial lures. Find out how it's done.

MICK Fletoridis offers some tips on getting your boat in the water efficiently and safely.  

THIS small dam south west of Toowoomba in Queensland offers fishos a productive location for targeting feisty golden perch. 

EDITOR Scott Thomas went out west the past few days chasing natives along an isolated inland river system. Check out the image gallery and wrap-up from the trip here.

DAVE Rae reveals the best gear and rigs for catching mackerel along Australia's East Coast.

TARGETING squid successfully involves having a good understanding of the inner workings of a squid jig.

COFFIN Bay in South Australia is one of the state's top fishing destinations with a wide variety of species on tap. 

Ian "Big E" Phillips returned from a lap around Australia only to turn around, point the 4WD north, and drive back to Kakadu for an adventure of a lifetime.  

DAVID Green spills the beans on a new technique – the Metcalfe Method – that’s already revolutionising the way big flatties are targeted in shallow water.

FULLY understanding sea surface temperature charts is an essential skill for the keen game fisher.   

TUCKED away on the far eastern corner of New Zealand’s North Island, the East Cape is a region seldom explored by visitors. As Patrick Linehan reports, though, it is well worth the trip!

PATRICK Linehan sings the praises of Norfolk Island as a premier destination for keen Aussie Sportfishers.

MARK Frendin focuses on the basics of estuary fishing, with the aim of helping the new or inexperienced angler get started in these highly productive waterways.

DAVE Rae imparts some good advice for anglers chasing mangrove jacks in NSW.

BEN Knaggs gives us a run down on how to catch Spanish mackerel off the top.