Freshwater Fishing Australia




FWF133 Detail

Issue 133 Jul/Aug 2015 – In this issue, Paul Lynch discusses turning dreams into reality when it comes to tackling Murray River monster cod, while Scott Gray discusses the unique brown trout spawn run fishing in the Eucumbene River. Andrew McGovern continues his in-depth series on fishing Lake Jindabyne and Simone Cardone gives some tips on tackling native fish.

Trevor Hawkins and Simon Gawesworth discuss everything you need to know about flylines for beginners right through to the latest developments in compound tapers. Andy McGovern and Starlo take a closer look at fishing Beetle Spin lures, while Alan Midgley and Ross Virt float rivers in different types of inflatable craft in search of Murray Cod.

Charles West angles for Australian bass with light tackle in Lake Maroon and Trevor Hawkins fishes Penstock Lagoon. There’s a lot more of course, including electronics, finesse baiting, fishing gear, hiking and reviews etc, and all of it finished off with Mick Halls fascinating FlyTalk.




Fish ‘N’ Hiking – Little Pine Lagoon & Lake Fergus
Trout Water – Penstock Lagoon
Casting for Murray River Kegs
Smashing the Slump
Lake Fishing Essentials
Jindabyne Part 3 – Main basin & East Jindabyne
Eucumbene River Spawn Run
An Epic Cod Adventure
The Lighter Side
Beetle Spin Hybrid Perfection
Float Tubing and Natives


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.

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