Fishing

Mon 21 Sep 2020

HOLY MACKEREL! Fishos reel in massive catch

Premium Content HOLY MACKEREL! Fishos reel in massive catch

A GROUP of Top End fishos have reeled in a black marlin so big they needed a forklift to lift it. SEE the PHOTOS HERE.

Tue 18 Aug 2020

Fishos moved due to jumping fish risk same day as tragedy

Premium Content Fishos moved due to jumping fish risk same day as tragedy

ANOTHER group of fishos — on the water the same day a man tragically fied after being hit by a fish — moved due to the amount of jumping mackerel

Thu 13 Aug 2020

GONE FISHIN’: Rare find for lucky Lower Clarence angler

Premium Content GONE FISHIN’: Rare find for lucky Lower Clarence angler

The rare species was the first of its kind caught on the east coast for several years

Tue 11 Aug 2020

Scales, jewels, pet food and soup: Never waste a big fish

Premium Content Scales, jewels, pet food and soup: Never waste a big fish

Well before anglers started restricting their catch numbers, every part of a fish was used.

Wed 29 Jul 2020

Mysterious ‘dark fleet’ linked to Beijing

Mysterious ‘dark fleet’ linked to Beijing

Boats full of dead fisherman crews have been washing up on shores for years. Now a new theory as to what happens at sea has come to light.

Fri 24 Jul 2020

Watch: Girl, 7, catches her first marlin

Premium Content Watch: Girl, 7, catches her first marlin

A young girl has been reeling in fish bigger and heavier than herself in anticipation of hooking her first marlin. WATCH THE MOMENT IT CAME TO FRUITION

Fri 10 Jul 2020

‘I felt dizzy’: Latest warnings on shallow water blackouts

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Following Olympian Alex ‘Chumpy’ Pullin’s death this week a Central Queensland fishing specialist shared his deep-sea diving tips.

Thu 9 Jul 2020

How VR tech made this larrikin’s bucket list

Premium Content How VR tech made this larrikin’s bucket list

Instead of tears, this Gold Coast larrikin has approached his brain cancer diagnosis by living life as he had always done – with laughs and a bit of fishing.

Fri 19 Jun 2020

WATCH: Monster barra nearly jumps in boat

Premium Content WATCH: Monster barra nearly jumps in boat

An unlucky angler will have a one that got away story to last a lifetime. WATCH THE VIDEO

Fri 5 Jun 2020

The day I fell overboard landing a feisty flathead

Premium Content The day I fell overboard landing a feisty flathead

IT was a valuable fishing lesson on three fronts.

Mon 25 May 2020

Heart-racing satisfaction from landing ‘the great one’

Premium Content Heart-racing satisfaction from landing ‘the great one’

When the impressive predator is finally secured, it’s a moment to pause and enjoy the thrill.

Wed 20 May 2020

Unbelievable catch reels in double delight

Premium Content Unbelievable catch reels in double delight

This amazing story was the one that was hooked and landed with a sizeable surprise.

Sat 16 May 2020

Ipswich filmmakers take shark net problem to world

Premium Content Ipswich filmmakers take shark net problem to world

The Dinmore business partners focus on exposing and solving ‘archaic’ control programs.

Mon 11 May 2020

FISHY TALES: Scary discovery while casting a line

Premium Content FISHY TALES: Scary discovery while casting a line

There’s multiple lesser-known dangers when it comes to fishing, as one man found out when he was knocked unconcious while winding in a catch.

Sat 9 May 2020

The eerie morning a UFO caught me out

Premium Content The eerie morning a UFO caught me out

On this particularly tranquil angling outing, something weird happened.

Fri 8 May 2020

Epic battle between huge marlin and Coast kayaker

Premium Content Epic battle between huge marlin and Coast kayaker

A Coast kayaker has shared his incredible battle with a large marlin, which towed him 3km when it hooked onto his fishing line. WATCH THE FOOTAGE

Tue 28 Apr 2020

What was the ‘mystery’ shark that kept circling?

Premium Content What was the ‘mystery’ shark that kept circling?

The truth was finally discovered after venturing closer to the feasting predator.

Wed 1 Apr 2020

How fishing was saved from COVID-19 in NSW

Premium Content How fishing was saved from COVID-19 in NSW

Recreational fishing saved from COVID-19 restrictions after Transport for NSW tried to declare ‘boating and fishing are not considered an essential activity’.

Fri 13 Mar 2020

No aphrodisiac like fish bladders

Premium Content No aphrodisiac like fish bladders

COULD China’s insatiable demand for “aphrodisiac” fish swim bladders be another nail in the coffin for overfished mulloway and teraglin in our waters?

Thu 12 Mar 2020

Million Dollar Fish $10,000 barra caught

Premium Content Million Dollar Fish $10,000 barra caught

TERRITORIAN Jethro Kahler’s faith in the fishing gods has been restored

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