Forget whatever you thought you knew about kayak fishing. The fleet of Hobie Pro Angler ‘yaks that the Kayak Fish 1770 crew are running are the ideal estuary fishing platforms.
The squid’s alien appearance, chameleon-like ability to blend into its environment and shrewd cunning has enthralled generations of Aussie anglers.
Loading and fine-tuning tackle boxes and lure kits, servicing reels and carefully packing rods are all part of the fun of getting prepped for a proper fishing mission.
While anglers naturally place themselves at the top of the totem, the reality beneath the ocean’s surface is very different.
Queenies are a funny fish. Rarely at the pinnacle of most anglers’ tropical wish lists, the sleek chrome-dipped speedsters have rescued more Top End expeditions than you could fling a cast net at.
It requires skill and fitness to consistently bag quality fish by spear, plus a set of brass balls to dive beneath the surface and suddenly give up your place at the top of the food chain.