Are one or two hooks on an Apollo rig better for offshore fishing?

There is no hard and fast rule as it really depends on the fishing conditions. Apollo rigs with one hook are preferred when fishing in...

What is the difference between left and right-handed baitcasters? Is one superior to the...

Technically speaking, left- and right-handed baitcasters have no advantage over each other as they are basically made from the same design – just “reversed”. Since there...

After using my lure for a while, I’ve noticed that when I retrieve it,...

Assuming that your lure is not fresh out of the box and was functioning well before - in which case there is something wrong...

What is eging, and how do I get started?

For squid fishing - otherwise known as eging - the lures we use are known as “squid jigs”. Designed to look like prawns, these...

Why do you have to use a light leader for micro-jigging?

Balancing your tackle is important regardless of fishing style. As the name suggests, the “micro” in micro-jigging implies that everything should be small: i.e....

I am a beginner looking to start fishing. What should I look out for...

First off, you must know what kind of fishing you are looking to do, what kind of fishes you are targeting and where you...

I was out fishing from a boat last weekend and my fish kept diving...

Firstly, you have to ascertain if it is a fish that pulled your line into the rocks or if the line is snagged on...

Why should I use a shock leader when surfcasting, and how long should it...

As the momentum of a surfcasting rod generates an enormous amount of power, the line would hit the water with great speed and force....