The Reel Action Fishing Podcast is hosted by Michael Guest and Jonathon Bleakley. The boys, who appear on Reel Action TV, cover all things fishing, including the technique, the tackle and any tips you may need when targeting your favourite fish. Throughout the series, Guesty and Jono will interview some incredible anglers and personalities in the fishing industry, while also reliving classic fishing moments through playing real time audio of fishing trips.
Slow Trolling for Yellowtail Kingfish on Live Squid
Guesty and Jono dive into the archives and relive a classic fishing trip chasing mega Yellowtail Kingfish on live baits and topwater lures. The boys discuss the tackle needed to battle with one of these aggressive fish, and all the tips and tricks which we they have learnt along the way. The episode is centred around Jono's introduction to chasing mega Kingfish, and Guesty's battle with a 50lb specimen!
Chasing Flathead on Prawn-Style Soft Plastics
Guest and Jono dive deep into one their favourite types of fishing - chasing flathead on prawn-style soft plastics on light tackle. The boys cover everything from the tackle you need to be using and the type of soft plastic you should be throwing, to the technique that works best for those big female flathead. Throughout the episode, Guesty and Jono relive two amazing sessions they had while fishing together, both resulting in mega flathead.
Chasing Wild River Australian Bass on Surface Poppers
This week Guesty and Jono talk about one of their favourite fish, the wild river Australian Bass, and in particular chasing them on surface poppers in summer. The boys discuss everything from the tackle needed and the lures to throw, to some of Guesty's best bass session's over the years. To top it off, throughout the episode Guesty and Jono refer to a great session they on the mid north coast of NSW while filming Reel Action TV.
Spinning for Tailor Off the Beach
This week Guesty and Jono head back to where it all began and talk about spinning tailor off the beach. The boys cover the technique, the tackle and all the little tricks of the trade they have learnt over the years when fishing off the beach. Throughout the episode Guesty relives a classic story regarding a shark off the beach while the boys touch on how to clean and cook your tailor for the best results.
Catching Sand Whiting Off the Flats on Live Yabbies
In this weeks episode, Guesty and Jono talk about catching Sand Whiting off the flats. The boys go through the tackle, the finesse technique, and all the tips they have learnt while fishing over the years. Throughout the Episode, the boys discuss a cracking session Guesty had with his mate Jay, and even talk about a few rare experiences with big pelagic's stalking the sand flats.
Impoundment Barramundi with Justin Nye
This week Guesty and Jono team up with Justin Nye from Gladstone Fly and Sportfishing to discuss all things Barramundi in Lake Awoonga. The boys talk about the tackle, the technique and any tips Justin has learnt while being a guide in QLD - all of which will help you catch one of Australia's most iconic sport fish.
Great Podcast - funny, informative and worth a listen
Great fun podcast with great stories, great banter and some good fishing tips on the side. Well done boys. Keep them coming! Love the location idea keep more of them coming too!
Best Fishing Podcast EVER!!
I met Michael Guest when I was at Forster and met my parents and gave us a steak of Spanish mackerel! since then he has been my favourite fisherman! Love your work guys
Very enjoyable podcast full of great stories and banter. The boys tackle different species and methods each week sharing awesome stories, laughs and tips to help out anglers of all levels. Constantly waiting for the next episode to come out!