Dave Irvine Snapper Classic – 2015

One of my favourite tournaments on the calendar each year is the Dave Irvine Memorial Snapper Classic. Held out of Coffs Harbour on the NSW Mid North Coast, the tournament is the largest catch and release snapper tournament in Australia and is traditionally run over the June long weekend. Unfortunately this year’s event had to be rescheduled at the last minute after the iconic Coffs Harbour Deep Sea Fishing Club went into liquidation only weeks...
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Sydney Yellowfin

  Absolutely over the moon with my personal best yellowfin tuna last week off Sydney. The beautiful fish weighed in at 61.5kg and took approximately 1 hour and 25 minutes to bring to the boat on 15kg line. The feeling of nerves and excitement as this big girl circled the boat in the closing stages of the fight are something that will be etched in my mind forever. Those sickles!!! We were a little unlucky...
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The boat gets a bimini and outriggers!

The last six months have seen us doing more and more game fishing from our little 17ft Seydelcraft. So after a big marlin season travelling long distances and fishing offshore in often uncomfortable conditions we finally bit the bullet and have added a rocket launcher, bimini and a set of clears for some additional protection for those long days offshore. A set of 15ft outriggers were added as well in preparation for next season. The...
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