Fishing World is Australia’s longest established fishing magazine and has been serving the needs of anglers for more than 46 years. Fisho is Australia’s premier fishing magazine and has become known as the “sport fishing bible”. Voted Best National Magazine 2014 Australian Fishing Trade Association.
Two Great Fishing Lodges in Arnhem Land
TIME TO LEARN
ANATOMY OF AN ESTUARY • Most Aussies live on the coast and have access to a productive estuary teeming with fish.
ONLINE THIS MONTH
FRESHWATER FISH WORLDWIDE DECLINE
A NEW EVERYDAY SUPERMARKET FISH?
GO CHARTER FISHING IN NSW!
FISHING COMPS DELIVERING CITIZEN SCIENCE BENEFITS
SHIMANO SPEEDMASTER SURF ROD
WHAT’S NEW • Fisho highlights the latest tackle, gear and accessories.
GOING OFF IN WINTER • Slower currents, favourable conditions, and a wide variety of game and reef species make winter an ideal time to head offshore in South East Queensland this winter.
EAST COAST BLUES • Mysterious and tough fighting, the eastern blue groper can be found along suburban rock platforms for those willing to put in the effort.
FISHING AFTER FLOODS • While flooding is often an unwanted natural occurrence, it does provides some positive side-effects for our rivers and fish.
OFF THE SHELF ROD COMPONENTS • When choosing a new rod, don’t just check out its “action”, it’s also worth paying attention to the components.
HIGH ON ADVENTURE • The best kind of adventures occur off-the-grid and there’s no better way to reach these spots than a helicopter.
SEEING & CATCHING • Advanced sonar systems are changing the way many of us fish, as Mick explains.
FISHING MATES • Finding good fishing mates makes a day on the water more fun, and in most cases, more productive.
KAYAKING FOR GUMMIES • Fishing from a kayak shouldn’t stop you from catching consistent numbers of gummy sharks. And according to Tom, Westernport is a perfect kayak destination for targeting these popular fish.
SHIMANO® JUNIOR ANGLERS FISHING CLUB
GRIN AND WIN! • Each month five lucky junior fishos are selected as worthy winners from the entries and kitted out with a cool Shimano DVD and cap! So keep those Grin and Win entries coming in for your chance to win!
BOOM OR BUST? • Elsewhere in this edition, Greeny talks about the positive impacts of floods. Here, Dave asks how much is too much?
Return To Eden • The latest Edencraft 565 is a solid and versatile rig built tough for serious offshore fishing.
Yamaha F90 Outboard • Yamaha’s F90 four-stroke is a reliable, fuel efficient and powerful part of the Fishing World Bar Crusher.
Rhino Rack Pioneer Platform • The versatile Pioneer Platform from Rhino is a perfect solution for holding kayaks and securely carrying 4WD accessories while driving off the beaten track.