Freshwater Fishing Australia




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Issue 130 Jan/Feb 2015 – Christmas may be over but the goodies just keep on coming in issue 130. It’s a veritable who’s who of the freshwater fishing scene explaining how to and where too! Bill Classon explains everything you need to know when fishing at Bonnie Doon on Lake Eildon. Dean Norbiato takes a peek at some Cod Candy, LubinPfieffer discusses undoing Lake Toolondo’s monster trout, Scotty Gray deciphers Lake Bullen Merri’s Bass and Michal Ryka exposes one of Tassies best trophy redfin lakes. There’s heaps more of course, we’ve got Bryan Pratt, Andrew McGovern, NoalKuhl, Peter Broomhall and many more.


Cod Candy
Rolling Grubs
Native Stocking Vic
Go Deep
Cod on Surface
Hiking Food
Gunns and Little Lakes
Drift Boats in Tasmanua
Trophy Redfin
Bullen Merri Bass
Lake Eildon – Bonnie Doon
Bullarto Reservoir
Copeton Dam
Condamine River
Tricky Togas
Urban Canberra
Gunns and Little
Trout Foundation
Toolondo Fly
Terry Hayden Fly Reels
Casting About
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.