Tag: Murray cod

TG TACKLE TALK – JACKALL DOWZ SWIMMER 220SF

Norbs from TG gives a detailed review of the new Jackall Dowz Swimmer 220SF. These hybrid Swimbait / Glidebait are beautifully finished in true Jackall fashion and destined to be popular among Murray Cod fisho’s across Australia. Visit Jackall Australia for more information about the Jackall Dowz Swimmer 220SF.




The Upgrade Debate

Why do you always have to upgrade hooks and split rings when you fork out an arm-and-a-leg for a high-end Japanese lure?  You pay enough anyway, so shouldn’t the terminal tackle on the lure be good enough to hold a decent cod?  Well, it’s a bit of a double edged sword. Here’s why. To get…




JACKALL GANTIA SWIMBAIT

Harry Watson from Jackall Australia discusses one of his favorite new Swimbaits that Jackall Gantia.




Getting Bent or Staying Straight

Nothing is more key-critical to hooking and holding that Cod of a lifetime than the much-maligned treble hook. A humble hook type that essentially has two main players – a straight or curve pointed treble. But, does this seemingly inconspicuous hook characteristic and a few other factors really make any difference? And if so, what?…




LEADING DEBATE – MONO v FLUORO

A lot like dieting advice, there’s a truckload of information out there about whether cod fisho’s should tie on a monofilament or fluorocarbon leader. And just like dieting, the more people you ask, the more opinions you get. You will find the staunch Paleo and low-carb supporters, while other factions will swear black and blue,…