Freshwater Fishing Australia




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Issue 129 Nov/Dec 2014 – Be sure to get your copy of the bumper Christmas issue of Freshwater Fishing Issue #129! We’ve been all over Australia, with amazing fishing tips, techniques and reviews, it’s a surprise we managed to fit it all in! Rod Mackenzie takes a look at big cod lures, we look at Carl Jocumsen’s rise to be one of the best fishos in the world and Scott Gray checks out the Chinook Salmon fishing at Bullen Merri. All that and more in Freshwater Fishing Australia magazine!

Hybrid Native Tactics
Spinnerbaits by Species
Getting Close
Mega Angler
Watch Review
Angler Profile: Jocumsen
UV Activate
Mega Lure Review
Julian Lakes
Craigburne Redfin
Lake Eildon
Chinook Salmon Bullen Merri
Trout Stocking Vic
Fire Tracks Bush Creeks
Sight Fishing Barra on Impoundment Edges
Big Murray River Cod
Blowering Dam
Burrungubugge River
Chasing Smelters
Trout Waters
Fly Gear
Fly Talk


Freshwater Fishing Australia magazine was first published over 24 years ago and is an institution for many of our country’s freshwater anglers. It is one of the longest running fishing magazines in the country. For two decades, the country’s leading fishing journalists have been providing the best information for our anglers. The quality of the publication has resulted in many local anglers retaining every copy of the magazine ever published. Freshwater Fishing continues to hold the trophy of the country’s most popular freshwater only publication.

Every two months Freshwater Fishing Australia magazine’s team of expert writers update you on what’s working and where to fish. All techniques from fly fishing for trout through baitfishing for goldens to casting soft plastic for barra – and every variation between. The magazine’s popularity and strength has been its concentration on providing information that fishers can apply to improve their success rate in a way that all readers can understand. All of the well-known and respected fishing writers have contributed to this magazine at some time in its history. Current experts who are regular contributors include Bill Classon, Greg French, Rod Harrison, Trevor Hawkins, Rod Mackenzie, Andrew McGovern, Frank Prokop, Steve Starling, Nigel Webster, Philip Weigall and many others.