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Three times per week Australia's most successful lure fishermen share their secrets for catching Australia's iconic sports species.

The Australian Lure Fishing Podcast (ALF) is on a mission to help everyday fishermen experience better fishing than they could ever have imagined. Host Greg "Doc Lures" Vinall hand picks the cream of Aussie fishermen and presses them to give up the tips that matter.

It's no fluff, no nonsense, top notch fishing info. Stuff you can put into action and get immediate results, no matter whether you're targeting barra or bass, trout of tuna.

Subscribe now and watch your fishing results improve dramatically!

Australian Lure Fishing Greg "Doc Lures" Vinall

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    • 4.8 • 352 Ratings

Three times per week Australia's most successful lure fishermen share their secrets for catching Australia's iconic sports species.

The Australian Lure Fishing Podcast (ALF) is on a mission to help everyday fishermen experience better fishing than they could ever have imagined. Host Greg "Doc Lures" Vinall hand picks the cream of Aussie fishermen and presses them to give up the tips that matter.

It's no fluff, no nonsense, top notch fishing info. Stuff you can put into action and get immediate results, no matter whether you're targeting barra or bass, trout of tuna.

Subscribe now and watch your fishing results improve dramatically!

    Fishing in Hobart: Mastering Bream Techniques with Plinio Taurian and Andrew Death

    Fishing in Hobart: Mastering Bream Techniques with Plinio Taurian and Andrew Death

    Join us on this episode of the Australian Lure Fishing Podcast as host Andrew Death sits down with seasoned Hobart bream fisher Plinio Taurian. Plinio shares his extensive knowledge and unique techniques for catching bream in the Derwent River system, a renowned Tasmanian fishery.
    Discover the ins and outs of "grubbing," a method where medium diving crankbaits are used to mimic crabs and mussels, enticing bream with a highly effective presentation. Learn how to target bream around structures like docks and bridges using small vibes and blades, and why precise boat positioning is crucial for successful extraction.
    Plinio also discusses the importance of understanding seasonal patterns, such as post-spawn feeding in spring and the challenges of winter fishing in colder waters. He provides valuable insights into reading water conditions, focusing on tides and temperature, and spotting bream digs to locate productive fishing spots.
    Whether you're a local angler or planning a trip to Tasmania, this episode is packed with practical tips and strategies to enhance your bream fishing game. Tune in to learn from one of Hobart's best and elevate your fishing skills in this iconic Australian fishery.
    https://doclures.com/bream-fishing
    https://team.doclures.com/product/soft-plastic-lure-bootcamp
    Full show notes for this episode: https://doclures.com/fishing-in-hobart
     

    • 1 hr 30 min
    [REPOST] Nepean River Australian Bass With Todd Young

    [REPOST] Nepean River Australian Bass With Todd Young

    Australian bass are one of our premier freshwater sportsfish, and Sydney's fishing population doesn't need to travel too far to find them. Todd Young has been guiding bass fisherman for decades and explains where and how to target this species within 30 minutes of the CBD.
    We go through the tackle Todd recommends and explore not only his choice of lures but the techniques and situations in which he uses them.
    If you're Sydney-based and looking for a lure fishing option that's super close to home, this could well be it. 
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    Keen for more great fishing advice? Consider supporting the Australian Lure Fishing Podcast by joing Team Doc Lures. You'll receive access to amazing fishing resources such as ebooks, livestreams, online tools, audio masterclasses and more!
    Check it out at: https://team.doclures.com
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    You can listen other episodes about fishing for Australian Bass here: https://doclures.com/australian-bass/
    For help fishing with soft plastic lures, check out our bootcamp: https://team.doclures.com/product/soft-plastic-lure-bootcamp
    For help finding Sydney fishing spots: https://doclures.com/fishing-spots-in-sydney/
    For more advice on fishing the Nepean River: https://doclures.com/fishing-the-nepean-river/
     

    • 31 min
    Mastering Stealth: Techniques For Fishing in Heavily Pressured Waters With Greg Vinall

    Mastering Stealth: Techniques For Fishing in Heavily Pressured Waters With Greg Vinall

    Today we're exploring the strategies and techniques for successfully fishing in heavily pressured waters. Join ALF founder Greg Vinall as he shares his top five tips to improve your catch rates when fish have seen it all and are spooked by constant boat traffic and human activity.
    Learn how to optimize your fishing approach with expert advice on:
    Downsizing your leaders for better lure action and deeper presentations. Embracing stealth to minimize noise and avoid spooking wary fish. Timing your trips to coincide with low human activity periods for better results. Practicing persistence and continuously experimenting to crack the code of pressured waters. Mastering the use of soft plastic lures for subtle and versatile presentations. Whether you're fishing in your local hotspot or exploring new waters, these tips will help you adapt and succeed. Tune in to gain valuable insights and become a more effective angler in challenging conditions.
    Looking for help catching more fish on soft plastic lures? Check out Doc's Soft Plastic Lures Bootcamp: https://team.doclures.com/product/soft-plastic-lure-bootcamp/
     
    Full show notes for today's episode: https://doclures.com/pressured-waters/
     

    • 33 min
    Land-based Fishing Botany Bay: Mulloway Madness

    Land-based Fishing Botany Bay: Mulloway Madness

    Dive into the essentials of land-based Mulloway fishing in Botany Bay with expert angler Tom Munro in this episode of the Australian Lure Fishing Podcast. Tom shares why Botany Bay is a top spot for targeting Mulloway, especially during the quieter winter months. He details his preferred gear and lures, such as the Squidgy Biotuff Fish, ZMan Slim Swimz, and Zerek Fish Trap, and explains how water clarity, tides, and weather influence fishing success.
    Learn Tom’s effective casting techniques and location scouting tips to improve your catch rates. Whether you’re new to fishing or an experienced angler, this episode is packed with practical advice to enhance your land-based fishing skills in one of Sydney’s most popular fishing destinations.
    Tune in for a masterclass in targeting the elusive Mulloway and refine your approach to land-based fishing!
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    Keen for more info? This is an ALF "PLUS" interview, so listeners who support the ALF Podcast by becoming members receive access to the extended version of the podcast. Find out the specifics of which conditions fish best and how to choose landbased fishing spots in Botany Bay based on conditions. Members also get access to audio masterclasses, online resources, livestreams and my upcoming soft plastic lure bootcamp. Check it out at https://team.doclures.com/
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    Check out our archive of interviews about fishing for mulloway.

    Full archive of interviews about Botany Bay Fishing Spots
    Sharpen your skills with soft plastic lures by joining my Soft Plastic Lures Bootcamp
    Check out the rod I'd use for land-based Botany Bay Mulloway: The Jabbers Deft Flicker
    Full show notes for today's episode are available at https://doclures.com/land-based-fishing-botany-bay/
     

    • 57 min
    Mastering Eucumbene Trout With Nick Reay

    Mastering Eucumbene Trout With Nick Reay

    Join us in this episode of the Australian Lure Fishing podcast as we chat with expert angler Nick Reay about trout fishing in the pristine waters of Lake Eucumbene. Nick shares his top tips and techniques for using three key lure types: metals, soft plastics, and suspending jerkbaits.
    Metals: Nick explains how to effectively use metal lures, emphasizing the importance of varying depths and retrieval speeds. 
    Soft Plastics: Discover the versatility of soft plastics as Nick discusses casting into shallow waters during low light conditions and retrieving slowly to mimic natural prey. He touches on the use of a "donkey rig" for added effectiveness.
    Suspending Jerkbaits: Perfect for colder water or less active fish, suspending jerkbaits require a slow retrieve with pauses to imitate injured baitfish. 
    Seasonal factors and weather conditions play a crucial role in trout behavior, and Nick emphasizes adapting your techniques based on these variables. He also shares insights into the best tackle and gear.
    Whether you’re a seasoned angler or a beginner, this episode is packed with valuable information to help you succeed in Lake Eucumbene. Tune in and get ready to enhance your trout fishing game!
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    Please consider supporting the Australian Lure Fishing Podcast by joining Team Doc Lures. Members receive the extended edition of many of our podcast episodes, including this one. They also receive access to audio masterclasses, livestreams, ebooks, online tools and more. Check it out at https://team.doclures.com
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    For more information on lure fishing for trout in Australia:
    https://doclures.com/brown-trout/ 
    https://doclures.com/rainbow-trout/
    Full show notes for today's episode: https://doclures.com/lake-eucumbene-fishing/
     

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Brisbane Squid Fishing Masterclass With Peter Herbst

    Brisbane Squid Fishing Masterclass With Peter Herbst

    In this episode of the Australian Lure Fishing Podcast, we explore the exciting world of squid fishing in Brisbane with our expert guest, Peter Herbst. Discover the essential gear, top fishing spots, and effective techniques to enhance your squid fishing experience.
    Key Highlights:
    Essential Gear: Learn about the best rods, reels, and jigs for squid fishing. Finding Squid: Discover the prime habitat for aquid that can be accessed from land or boat. Techniques and Tips: Master the art of casting, retrieving, and jigging for squid, along with seasonal strategies. ___________________
    Please consider supporting the Australian Lure Fishing podcast by oining Team Doc Lures and taking advantage of extended episodes, members only masterclasses, livestreams and online tools that help members enjoy next-level fishing. Check it out at https://team.doclures.com
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    For more info on squid fishing generally, please visit: https://doclures.com/squid-jigging/
    For more on fishing Moreton Bay: https://doclures.com/moreton-bay-fishing-spots/
    Full show notes for today's episode: https://doclures.com/brisbane-squid-fishing/

    • 42 min

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