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Category / Fishing Reports

Larva Lure - Change it, lock it, catch it

A discouraging weather forecast postponed the tournament by a week, allowing many to attend instead the Sydney Boat Show and make those tackle adjustments accordingly… On the weekend of the rescheduled event (9-10th of August) with weather in the competitors’ favour, 25 boats headed to sea for the annual Sydney Game Fishing Club Geoff Woolley […]

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Pakula Lures

Skippers – Are you looking for someone to do this? I have several qualified/experienced crew looking for work on boats for this Cairns season. If you are looking for someone, please email me and I’ll send you their details.

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Al McGlashan sent me these shots of a big eye tuna he caught (on the troll) off Sydney the other day.  All says it went 80.6kg (so would have been 91kg full weight). It seems like the tuna run has been hit and miss but certainly some amazing (and unusual) fish among them. They topped […]

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Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Tournament Director Bob Lowe announced to anglers and participants in the 2014 event a venue change brought about by delays in renovations post Cyclone Ita in April.

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Every angler comes to Cairns for a reason. Whether it be to tick off that bucket list item (grander anyone?), on the record hunt, or just because, well let’s face it, it’s Cairns. Anyone who enjoys big game marlin fishing wants to fish here and many anglers do just that, year after year. Light Tackle […]

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