Bream and flathead in Narrabeen Lake

I just managed to catch the last hour of light today and it was absolutely beautiful. I started out throwing the Ecogear VX40 (435). This is the first time I’ve used this lure and I love it! It casts like a bullet, especially on the light line. It wasn’t long before I was onto a…

Monster 72cm Flathead from Narrabeen Lake

What started out as a very quiet session wading around the back of Narrabeen Lake ended up with a personal best flathead on light line. A 72cm, 3kg flathead on 1.8kg line. The monster lizard inhaled the Ecogear SX40F at 5pm and had me dancing all over the place for the next 25 minutes. When…

G Loomis IMX S841-2, my favourite breaming rod

This is a beautiful rod.   My G.Loomis IMX S841-2 is by far my favourite rod. I’ve never found another rod like it. I own two other G.Loomis GL3’s but the IMX S841-2 is in another league. This is an ultra-light action rod with a short grip. It is so light and balanced it feels…

Ecogear SX40F – my favourite hard body lure

The Ecogear SX40F range is my favourite hard body lure right now. Ecogear have done a superb job designing these lures. They come in a variety of colours that suit a wide range of natural environments.  My personal favourite right now is colour 348 (black and red). I’ve caught bream, flathead, whiting and tailor on…