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How to Build your own Fishing Rig
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How to Build your own Fishing Rig

The basics of fishing are not hard to master, but it's important to get them right to increase your chances of getting that lucky catch! Follow this step-by-step guide from Paul West to building three basic fishing rigs.

Fishing 101: How to Get the Perfect Catch

2 minute read

Whether it's your first time casting a line or you're a seasoned angler, there is always room for improvement when it comes to your fishing game. Make your next fishing trip one worth talking about, with these 9 expert tips.

Top Tips for Prepping and Cooking Octopus

2 minute read

Find out more about the octopus of Wallaga Lake and get Paul West's top cooking preparation tips.

Rock-Fishing Deaths ‘Avoidable’

3 minute read

How to stay safe when fishing off rocks in Australia.

Barramundi Tournament Tactics

3 minute read

The Barramundi Tournament of the Northern Territory provides some great insight on how to catch these iconic sportfish.

Queensland Groper Mystery

1 minute read

Can you help solve the mystery of the dead gropers?

Supreme Snapper Spinning

1 minute read

The Modern Fishing guys talk Pflueger lightweight spin gear.

Canon G11 Powershot Camera

2 minute read

Get underwater photos like never before with this beauty.

US Oil-Spill Catastrophe “A Lesson For Australia”

2 minute read

Modern Fishing Editor Nicholas Janzen looks at what the BP oil spill means for Australian shores.

Daiwa’s TD Sol Review

2 minute read

After a mid range spin reel? Try this one out for size says Warren Steptoe.

Dealing With Squid Ink

3 minute read

Here’s how not to get yourself covered in thick, black goo the next time you go squid fishing thanks to Dick Lewers from Modern Fishing Magazine.