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Month / September 2011

Larva Lure - Change it, lock it, catch it

We’re just about to head out for our first heavy tackle day of the 2011 season and we can’t wait to get out there and join the crews already fishing along the reef. And word is that there have been a few more big fish caught over the last couple of days which means great […]

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Pakula Lures

I haven’t disappeared! Its just been a quieter last couple of days on the reef. Barry Alty’s Mistress started out their 2011 season yesterday from Port Douglas and went 1 from 2. Rocket tells me a 100lb-er one took a shot on the short corner red and white lazer pro but they got the tag […]

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Born to Battle at Anchor Bay, Lizard Island–will be joined at the island by many of the fleet later this week for the start of the Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic. As we flew back to Cairns from the island yesterday, the wind dropped out and conditions looked picture perfect along the reef. In fact […]

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A couple of very notable catches yesterday as fishing moves into another gear and we count down to less than a week to the start of the 25th Annual Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic. At the top, still day tripping from the island to fish Number 10 Ribbon Reef, the marlin kept them waiting on […]

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We are visiting the gorgeous Lizard Island for a few days and I took this picture of the Fascination returning to the island from a day on the reef yesterday.  Born To Battle is shown behind and Cjig is just out of shot. On Fascination, Capt. Craig “Brutus” Newbold has hosted the same guests for […]

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