This Spring has been a fun time to be out in a kayak chasing fish on surface lures. The water has warmed up early this year and bread and butter species like whiting, bream and tailor have been on the prowl. Here is a video clip of some fishing highlights over recent months:
I had an enjoyable morning chasing whiting with surface lures. My fishing buddy Greg and I were on the water at first light. The tide was high and the water warm. Conditions looked good. Our favourite sandbanks were submerged and we drifted quietly over them in our kayaks. It wasn't long before we hooked a... Continue Reading →
Sand whiting are one of my favourite species to catch on light tackle. In recent years they have become a popular lure fishing target, both soft plastics and hard bodied. I must confess to being a surface lure addict when it comes to whiting fishing. It is the technique I know best, so I will focus on it in this post.