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Responsible Spearfishing

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Words by Noob Spearo’s Turbo. It’s now more important than ever for spearfishers to be seen doing the right thing. As society becomes increasingly environmentally conscious there is increased pressure from environmental groups to end many types of hunting and fishing. I believe that as spearfishing becomes more popular and mainstream it will be no different to game hunting and …

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Spearing the World with Adventure Man Dan

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Words by Levi ‘Turbo’ Brown Have you ever dreamed of spearfishing around the world? Hopping from location to location chasing fish you’ve only dreamed about.  It’s a mouth-watering prospect, isn’t it? If you’re anything like me you probably have a bucket list of fish rather than a bucket list of sights to see. For me, it’s Hogfish in the Bahamas, …

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2017 Kingfish Cup

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The Victorian Kingfish cup is a two-day competition that runs in the middle of February (weather dependant), with the main target species being the elusive, Victorian Kingfish. The competition is in pairs, with the heaviest combined weight of the two kingfish being the victors of the entire competition. There are also trophies and prizes for the Most Meritorious fish of …

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Sharks and Body Language, lessons learned from an interview with Kimi Werner

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This blog post is brought to you by Noob Spearo Podcast. Entering the water Kimi Werner had some trouble with her dive mask and was reaching up to fix it. As she was distracted by her mask, a huge silhouette glided past quietly behind her. Her dive buddy alerted her to the fact and she quickly ducked below to inspect the …

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Spearfishing News Articles from 1952!

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Anglers and Spearmen Smoke the Pipe of Peace at The Entrance. March, 1952 Anyone watching the competition between Anglers and Spearmen on the coast between Norah Head and Terrigal on the Anniversary Holiday weekend would find it hard to believe that 5 years ago anglers were playfully running spearmen down with motor boats, cracking them over the skull with sinkers, …

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Spearfishing News Article from 1953!

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An article from Angler’s Digest, March 1953 by Jim Ferguson Spearmen Versus Anglers – Shortage of Fish  Howe Island Report – Dr. HASS Lectures The Annual event, SPEARMEN vs. ANGLERS was held at The Entrance, N.S.W., on the Anniversary holiday weekend. At the morning weigh-in (on Sunday) the anglers were jumping with glee to find their score nearly double that the …

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Spearfishing Ascension Island

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When Adreno Founder Tim Neilsen was planning how to celebrate his 50th birthday close mate Adam Smith mentioned he should join him on a trip to Ascension Island, one of the most remote locations and extreme spearfishing experiences on earth. Tim has just returned from his epic 12-day spearfishing trip to Ascension Island with Adam and fellow spearo mates Rob …

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Spearfishing Tonga – Top 5 Things

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Words by Az from @backtobasicsadventures after his recent spearfishing trip to Tonga! —————————————————————————————————————- I write these words flying low over fringing reefs, palmed lined beaches and reef atolls emerging from the deep blue. A great time to reflect on a week-long trip spearfishing in the Kingdom of Tonga. Here’s 5 reasons on why I loved it, and think you will …

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What do you do when Crayfish season closes?

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There’s nothing quite as satisfying as diving down amongst a bed of rocks and weed, swimming into a dark cave sometimes the length of your body, shining your torch into a crevice and peering in to see a Godzilla Crayfish in all its mighty staring back at you from the dark – ripe for the taking! For many spearos, Crayfish hunting …