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Category / Tournaments

Larva Lure - Change it, lock it, catch it

I put a call out for Broome reports – and I have had an update come in! It seems that the fishing in Broome, like the rest of the West, is predictably quite hot at the moment as well. Steve Palumbo, who was recently in NQ fishing the Mike Carney Toyota Billfish Challenge in Townsville […]

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Pakula Lures

I don’t have the full list of winners (so this is coming from my own notes from the competition) but big congratulations to all the winners and grinners at the Townsville Mike Carney Billfish Challenge that wound up yesterday.  In the Over 8m Category on a quieter day fishing again (only 8 tags for the […]

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Townsville Billfish Challenge Day 1 of the Mike Carney Toyota Billfish Challenge was fished yesterday in some of the best weather conditions for the tournament that we have seen in years.  22 boats are competing this year (13 in the big boat category and 9 in the small boat/best three day category).  Although the fishing […]

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After an impressive 91 tags reported on Day 1 of this years Cairns Bluewater GFC Billfish Tournament hosted out of Fitzroy Island, all eyes went north! And although the following two days of fishing could not match the first day’s results, it was still a very impressive showing with a total of 178 tags (168 […]

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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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