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Carp on fly, South Oz style

Carp are an often overlooked species because of their noxious status, but as a super-keen South Australian fly fisho, Lyndon Pfeiffer actually really enjoys this style of fishing.
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Finesse Fishing part 2: Why does finesse work?

Last month, for the launch edition of Kaydo, we looked at the concept of applying ‘finesse’ to fishing and I offered you my definition of this term as it applies to our sport.
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Take a kid fishing Part 2 – beating the blues

In part one of a two-part series life-long angling addict Nat Bromhead looked into the importance of introducing kids to the wonderful sport of fishing. In this instalment he turns the spotlight to the finer points of fishing with juniors.
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Hot bites in cool weather

Does a true winter even exist in tropical north Queensland? It’s a truly debatable point. We Queenslanders are the envy of all in the snap-frozen southern states, particularly in the cooler months. And although we hate to admit it, even in north Queensland the waters do cool causing fish to change their habits come June, July and August
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Get ready, you are entering the fright / flight zone …

It was during my years working as a zoo keeper that I learnt a lot about that invisible zone that surrounds animals
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Time To Tangle With Marlin

When it comes to marlin fishing Australia really is world class with no less than six species of billfish on offer. Kaydo Fishing World’s offshore expert Al McGlashan takes a
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Finesse Fishing

DEFINITION: fi·nesse — Refinement and delicacy of performance. Skilful, subtle handling of a situation. It’s the perfect word for describing an approach I often talk about in relation to successful fishing.
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Take a Kid Fishing

In part one of a two-part series life-long fisherman Nat Bromhead takes a look at the importance of introducing juniors to fishing. Speaking to a range of fishing addicts including
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Sooty Slammin’ in North Queensland

Who am I? I’m a sweetwater angling adversary well known for my extreme aggression and exceptional fighting ability. Pound for pound, my mates and I (who incidentally look more like
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Blue Water Trolling

Through the year my species compass spins wildly in all manner of directions – like others I chase many types of fish with a variety of techniques and tackle for months on end. But come September all focus shifts to just one aspect of the sport and that, my friends, is blue water trolling.
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Exmouth and its Magical Surrounds by Trailerboat

The remote north-west Western Australian township of Exmouth sits right at pointy end of most Aussie fisho’s ‘must-fish’ bucket lists. In this illuminating and wide-ranging article, Exmouth resident Ben Knaggs outlines what this frontier sportfishing town has on offer for visiting small boat anglers.
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DRIVE TO FISHING TRIP: Some call it Angling Utopia

Kaydo contributor Dane Radosevic offers this enthralling introduction to Hervey Bay, one of the most beautiful and diverse fisheries on the east coast of Australia.