Our gear is top of the range Shimano and Wilson Live Fibre – maintained, serviced and regularly updated. We provide a variety of rods and reels to cater for all fishing styles…. Please see below. If however you have a favourite outfit you’d like to try your luck with or would like to use soft plastics (not supplied) you’re more than welcome to bring along.
We use Live Fibre 50lb 7ft rods. We’ve found these to be the most user friendly and robust rods for the style of reef fishing we do. Coupled with a Shimano Saragossa 10000 spooled with 50lb braid you have a perfect match for every situation on the reef.
Light Tackle Trolling
We use both Shimano and Wilson Live Fibre 10-15kg trolling rods coupled with Shimano Tyronos 20’s spooled with 15kg monofilament. These outfits are perfect for juvenile black marlin, sailfish, spanish mackerel and tuna. All trolling lures are provided but you’re welcome to BYO.
We have a variety of Shimano heavy tackle outfits from stand up 50lb “T-Curve” rods and Tiagra reels to the big Shimano “T-Curve” chair rods in 80 and 130lb range. These are the best money can buy when chasing giant black marlin on The Great Barrier Reef.
We carry 4 outfits for popping or stick baiting. Live Fibre Venom blanks in Pe 5, Pe 8 and Pe 10 range. Coupled with Shimano Stella 18000’s or Stella 20000’s all spoiled with 80lb braid. The ultimate outfits for targeting the big brute GTs that call The Great Barrier Reef home! We can provide Halco Rooster poppers and River to Sea stickbaits or you can BYO.
We have a variety of jigging outfits from Wilson Live Fibre Venom range. Pe 2-5 Pe 5-8 and Pe 10-12 in both spin and overhead, coupled with Shimano Saragossa or Shimano Stella’s or Shimano Torsa reels you have the best money can buy when jigging.