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The Beginner’s Guide to Winter Fishing

Winter isn’t exactly what most anglers would pick to be the perfect season for fishing. While that may be the case for many, some anglers actually welcome temperate species in the form of Australian salmon, silver trevally, and other favorites. If you want to try your luck fishing in colder waters, you best be prepared to bring the right fishing tools and equipment along with you. Here are some winter fishing tips you should consider before going on a trip. Location Matters First things first, prepping for your winter fishing...

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There are many relaxing activities that you can do in your spare time, including the highly-coveted task of fishing. The best thing about fishing is that you don’t have to worry about anything because it’s a pretty low-intensity activity. All you need to do is to set out to a body of water, bring out some chum, attach your chum to your fishing rod, swing your fishing rod, and wait for a fish to bite.  It sounds easy enough, correct? Not exactly. There are still preparations to make, especially in...

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Fishing is known as one of the best leisure activities for those who value time in nature. Holding a rod by the water and waiting for a catch is a wonderful way to spend a beautiful Australian summer afternoon, and it’s more or less quality time spent by yourself or with friends and family until you finally have to fight off a fish. If you’ve felt a lot of frustration while out by a fishing spot without a catch in sight, though, you aren’t alone. There’s a reason fishing is...

winter fishing

Getting some line action on a hot Wednesday morning is already challenging but on the coldest dark of a winter night? Yikes. Anyone who survives an ice-cold night at sea without actually reeling in anything would have While the conditions might be difficult, it's a different story for the fish, which tend to be bountiful and group together on cold winter nights. Plus, you can be sure that most angler Dicks and Janes are warmly tucked in their beds, less competition, more fish for you. To get you warm and...

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Whether you’re an environmentalist or not, releasing fish is a vital part of every fishing trip. Catch and release fishing is an activity that might be tricky for anglers because you will need the right equipment and strategy. Moreover, you will need the right mentality.  If you want to learn the ins and outs of catch and release fishing, read on. This article is a short guide on how you can release a fish properly. Importance of Catch and Release Fishing Tons of fish are caught commercially each year. Releasing...

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For fishing newbies, finding the right spot to anchor your boat and start fishing can be difficult. Sadly, it'll be too late when you realize that maybe you found the wrong area to fish. From having the right fishing tools to elevate your fishing experience, like a fish hook tying tool, another important factor in fishing is choosing the right place to fish.  When you know how to scope a site and locate the best spots to cast, you'll impress the people around you, and you'll get to take home...

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Anyone who is into fishing is probably familiar with the fisherman’s knot, or as it is also known, English knot, waterman’s knot, or the halibut knot. Its popularity is due to the fact that it is among the easiest knots for fishing that even beginner anglers can do right. Basically, it’s a structure that has two overhand knots that are tied around the line of the other. A loop is formed by the connection of the ends of the single rope. If you haven’t tried a fisherman’s knot, Hook-Eze, your...

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As a beginning angler, it can be fairly simple to slip up on several trips and fail to catch the right fish. However, if you are determined and have the right fishing tools available, you can expect to become better at fishing in a matter of hours. One skill worth honing is the ability to handle catches with care, especially when some creatures are bigger than expected. That is why having a lip gripper is essential for fishing.  Most experienced anglers argue that all every fisherfolk needs are their bare...

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So, you’re planning on going for your first fishing trip. While you may be preoccupied with the many preparations that you have to make, it’s important to remember that preparing goes beyond just the equipment that you’ll be bringing. To really be prepared for that upcoming first trip, there are certain things that you will have to know. One great example of this is learning how to tie a proper fishing knot. Now, what you may not be aware of is that there are actually quite a few knots used...