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The Little Black Marlin

The black marlin is arguably game fishing’s ultimate trophy, the 1000lber club is an elite society that very few of us will ever get to join unless we’re prepared to part with multitudes of our hard earned dollars and even more time and effort to encounter one of these beasts. At the opposite end of…

The Geoff Woolley Mako Tournament has been postponed

Notice to all members, the Geoff Woolley Mako Tournament has been postponed until next week-end due to weather conditions. The tournament will now be held on August 8th. and 9th. This means that for SGFC members fishing the Winter Pointscore they now have an extra week of competition i.e. Winter Pointscore now ends at midnight on 9th.August…

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5 Weather Warning Services You Should Know About!

G’day members and visiting fisho’s. I am pleased everybody made it through the horrendous storm fronts on the 15 and 16 March 2014  in reasonably good shape. I think the quote below sums up the storm nicely. “Thirty years of fishing offshore and never have I been caught in a storm like today, 70 knots…

Cassie First Marlin

Cassie’s First Marlin – Port Stephens

On the 9th of February I fulfilled a dream of any fisher. I caught my first marlin. This was an event I have dreamed about for quite a while, following in the footsteps of my father Bob and brothers Robbie and Adam.  It was time to keep up the Danckert fishing tradition, and Michael Kirby…

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3 Useful Game Fishing Knots

We all use them, love ‘em or hate ‘em they’re an essential and often intricate element of our sport. So with the launch of the new site we thought that we would aim to try and provide you with a bit of a useful reference tool in the form of Animated Knots. So as if…

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An Easter Foray Into The Unknowns Of The Coral Sea

We had seen the photos and heard the stories.  The tales of monster fish, unstoppables lurking on every ledge, drop-off and bombie.  It sounded like paradise, a place that would truly test every angler.  A pilgrimage and rite of passage that every angler should seek to undertake at least once in their lifetime.  The common…