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Front Cover: ​Broome sailfish are usually 20-30kg. Alex Julius with a typical specimen.

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Table of Contents - NAFA Fishing Magazine

6 NAFA VIEW

8 TROPICAL FRESHWATER OPTIONS ROTTO

Ken Stien's detailed advice on Queensland's inland scene.

15 ROTTO

Ross Cusack's guide to Rottnest Island.

20 MA FAIRWEATHER

A Daly River legend.

22 SNAPPER PSYCHOSIS

Geoff Wilson reveals all on Victorian snapper.

29 BIG BARRA HOTSPOT: SHOAL BAY

You can't catch big barra any closer to Darwin than Shoal Bay.

32 DOWNSTREAM

Trout fiction from Steve Starling.

23 EL NINO

Peter Bate explains how it affects our fishing.

42 ADMIRALTY GULF

Robert Vaughan unearths this wild Kimberley destination.

47 PROBLEM CROCS

In the Territory, the bad ones get taken away.

54 TINAROO MONSTERS

John Mondora on catching huge sooties and barra at Lake Tinaroo.

61 THE SOUTH END OF NORTH

According to Gil Schott, southern NSW has plenty to offer.

66 TASSIE MEMORIES

Charles Wooley's vivid recollections of great trout fishing.

72 WEIPA

Warren Steptoe's fishing options for this majestic Gulf town.

79 FAR NORTH SAILFISH DEVELOPMENTS

From barra to sailfish is a milestone many anglers are achieving.

84 NAFA PROJECT BOAT

A luxury tinnie for inland and bluewater fishing.

88 MURDERING FISH

Lex Silvester's cute tale of great fishing he was better off without.

90 WESTRALIAN JEWFISH

Mike Roenfeldt's profile of a jewel of a species.

94 FLY FISHING UPDATE

Advanced techniques on saltwater fly from Peter Morse.

100 THE STILL-WATERS SITUATION

Rod Harrison reviews the country’s inland fishing scene.

104 THREE AMIGOS AT EL QUESTRO

Humour and location guide from Steve Starling.

108 THE MOTH HUMMINBIRD

The crooks are fishing competition judges – fiction by Paul B Kidd.

110 WIDE VIEW GRAPHITE RODS - EARLY FIELD TESTING

A mid-range fish finder which produces astounding results.

115 MOUNT ISA DAMS

Dick Eussen reports on a great inland fishery

118 TALES OF NAFA

Belly-aching cartoons from the pen of Col Wicking.

120 RIGHT UNDER YOUR NOSE

Brenton Ellis with good advice for South Aussie snapper fisherman.

123 THE JARDINE

Dave Donald’s secrets on fishing this beautiful north Queensland river.

128 TAGGING OR NOT

Kim Courtenay analyses tagging trends.

133 LAST BUFFALO

Fiction from Phil Heitmann

140 GOVE

Bryan McManus on north-east Arnhem Land's fishing mecca

144 BIG BARRA HOTSPOT: FITZROY RIVER

Col Roberts on WA's premier big barra spot.

 

148 TWEED RIVER 

David Green's concise guide to the best fishing.

150 BOOGER

Matt Flynn on a fishing trip best forgotten.

151 BITIES

154 DEATH OF A FISH

Lex Silvester on the highs and lows of taking a monster barra.

159 INTERVIEW: MIKE FRASER

The Chairman of the NT Fishing Industry Council states his views.

160 KIMBERLEY PHOTO ESSAY 

The beauty of the Kimberley from the camera of Col Roberts.

165 GRANDSLAM BARRA

A two-day tournament when the big barra accommodated.

168 FISHING TOUR DIRECTORY

An easy-to-follow listing for the travelling fisho.

172 GOOD GEAR

Product reports.

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