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CROC BAIT! • Bigger isn’t always better, unless we are talking about flattie lures and the giant lizards that can’t resist them.
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WHAT’S NEW • Fisho highlights the latest tackle, gear and accessories.
DAM CLUES • While impoundments can be frustrating places to fish, especially compared with natural rivers, they are productive fisheries with trophy specimens always a possibility.
THE COOKTOWN CONNECTION • The North Queensland town of Cooktown has a rich history as a game fishing port and world-class marlin fishery.
A BIG BOX OF DOUGHNUTS • It takes a special person to remain motivated after thousands of casts and no sign of fish, but that’s exactly what these “doughnut enthusiasts” do best.
FLOAT FISHING RIGS AND TIPS • Floats can be a secret weapon for catching any number of species on bait.
EXPLORING THE TOP END BY FOOT • No boat? According to Ken, that’s no problem if you’re on a Top End adventure.
TREVALLY ALLEY • Silver trevally are a small, tough fighting critter and a great “back-to-basics” option during winter and spring in Sydney’s “Trevally Alley”.
THE OBSERVANT ANGLER • An observant angler is a successful one, according to Greg.
SUBURBAN REDS • Thanks to sensible fisheries management, Perth offers some outstanding snapper fishing right on its doorstep.
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!
WIN BIG! • SEND YOUR DIGITAL PHOTOS AND A DESCRIPTION OF YOUR CATCH TO PICTURES@ FISHO.COM.AU FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN.
OLD GOLD • On the NSW North Coast, Dave checks out a mammoth collection of classic fishing gear, including a game reel owned by the famous Zane Grey.
Top Trailer Tips • The Unsung Hero Of Boating
On The Side • Dave’s new Formosa hits the water, and in this “first impressions” review, Dave highlights why a 595 side console is such a great choice.
Lowrance Elite FS • The Elite FS from Lowrance is a feature-packed fishfinder/chartplotter perfect for sport fishing trailer boats.
Trailer Tips • Top 10 tips for buying, using and maintaining a boat trailer.