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by Stumpjumper
Thu Feb 14, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: The Australian Yowie
Replies: 54
Views: 2779

Re: The Australian Yowie

Did you see any seals maybe?
by Stumpjumper
Wed Feb 13, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Soft Plastics & Lures
Topic: Everyone's favourite surface lure for natives?
Replies: 29
Views: 2323

Re: Everyone's favourite surface lure for natives?

I like the Taylormade Surface Breaker and have had a good run on cod with them and a few Yellas caught as bycatch too. They also make a couple of smaller models that are aimed at Bass.
by Stumpjumper
Sun Feb 10, 2019 7:38 pm
Forum: Boating
Topic: Life Jacket Expiry
Replies: 5
Views: 557

Re: Life Jacket Expiry

I get your point Dougie, but whether old or new you won't know 100% whether it will work till you pull the cord.
by Stumpjumper
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:21 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: The Australian Yowie
Replies: 54
Views: 2779

Re: The Australian Yowie

YouTube is full of this sort of b******* mate.
by Stumpjumper
Thu Feb 07, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: The Australian Yowie
Replies: 54
Views: 2779

Re: The Australian Yowie

That feeling of being watched is more real than yowies or panthers mate.....it is a normal human 'sense' of sorts. More developed in some than others. Whenever I've felt being watched, usually turns out to be a Sambar deer, wild dog, or other usual resident in the area.
by Stumpjumper
Thu Feb 07, 2019 1:05 am
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: The Australian Yowie
Replies: 54
Views: 2779

Re: The Australian Yowie

I watched an interview with David Attenborough and he says that us humans have spent our entire existence making life easier and more comfortable while every other species has spent theres staying away from us, No, not really......take dogs for example. They teamed up with humans and have done very...
by Stumpjumper
Wed Feb 06, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Off Topic Forum
Topic: The Australian Yowie
Replies: 54
Views: 2779

Re: The Australian Yowie

With all the go pros every one has nowadays surely they would have been spotted if they did actually exist. Same goes for the yeti, big foot, bunyip, abominable snowman etc etc etc. Exactly right. I chase deer in some pretty remote country and every second tree has a game camera on it...not to ment...
by Stumpjumper
Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: Boating
Topic: Tinnie vs kayak upgrade
Replies: 28
Views: 1474

Re: Tinnie vs kayak upgrade

I reckon once you start talking about towing, then the argument of boat v kayak is over. Boat every day of the week and if you choose a small lightweight model, you can get into pretty much everywhere a kayak can anyway.
by Stumpjumper
Mon Feb 04, 2019 1:45 pm
Forum: Tasmania
Topic: My 35+ year old hand painted spinner still can catch trout..
Replies: 19
Views: 778

Re: My 35+ year old hand painted spinner still can catch trout..

A bit off topic Adrian, but have you ever played around with replacing trebles with singles on a spinner? Or do they unbalance a spinner too much?
by Stumpjumper
Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:20 pm
Forum: Fishing Rods & Reels
Topic: Rear drag spin reels...
Replies: 28
Views: 1326

Re: Rear drag spin reels...

Carp just aren't that smart in my experience. Lightly weighted running sinker rig is just fine. If they're on the chew, no probs.

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