2023 Summer Magazine - Printed


Grab a copy of the most current Western Angler Magazine.

Published in 1985, Western Angler magazine has earned the reputation of being one of the highest-quality fishing journals in Australia.

Main Features

OUR PERTH PELAGICS

JAMIE CHESTER stays close to home and looks at some of the amazing metro fishing on offer for pelagics like mackerel and tuna in the coming months.

NOTHING LIKE A DAY ON ROEBUCK BAY

SCOTT COGHLAN joined a local guide for a day and sampled just how good the fishing in Broome has become in the decade since commercial netting was removed from Roebuck Bay.

CHARTER THE COBIA CURE

LUKE CHURCH boarded Top Gun II for a trip out of Carnarvon and shortened his bucket list as he experienced what charter fishing has to offer those looking for memorable fishing.

ENJOYING EXMOUTH WHILE WE CAN

BEN KNAGGS explains how Exmouth Gulf’s creeks offer some fantastic fishing action and why continued access is so important to anglers.

PEOPLE-POWERED SEEDS FOR SNAPPER

PAUL SUTTOR details how this program is putting life back into Cockburn Sound, even as its future is clouded by the outer harbour plan.

ONE FISH, TWO FISH, BIG FISH, DHUFISH

DAVID FAIRCLOUGH and EMILY FISHER look at the special challenges dhufish face and how recreational fishers have a role to play in helping learn more about the iconic WA species.

PEOPLE-POWERED SEEDS FOR SNAPPER

ANDREW ‘KORG’ JARVIS says king george whiting have become the premier fishing target in his local waters around Albany as they are fun to catch and great eating.





FRONT COVER
Jamie Chester with a metro spaniard. See the full story on Page 10.

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Columns


EDITORIAL

A trip to the remote Kimberley highlighted some sad loss of access for recreational fishers.

HALF HITCH

Hard to spell, but easy to like, Darryl loved his stay at Gnylmarung, just north of Broome.

TACKLE AND TACTICS

Ando has had a taste of lightweight overhead outfits for bottom fishing and it has him hooked.

SHORE ANGLES

Smithy explains how shore fishers can make smarter choices when selecting spots for different weather conditions.

KAYAK ANGLER

Summer means giant herring are ready to be found in the Swan River.

BOATING ANGLER

Ryan joins the WAngler team with a look at the pros and cons of undertaking a boat restoration.

JUNIOR ANGLER

A simple tinnie opens up a whole new world of fishing opportunities, especially in Perth over summer.

Columns


 

OFFROAD ANGLER

Matt looks at some aspects of offroad towing that are often overlooked, but can make or break a trip, and trailer.

ADVENTURE MUM

A scare for one of her best friends reminded Emma how important safety is when boating.

JUST ADD WATER

Curtis recounts the highs and lows of a trip to Exmouth that ended in triumph.

WHAT’S COOKING

Dale’s spicy take on the classic seafood paella is a flavour sensation.

DOWN TIME

Matt says local divers need to start getting ready to put crays on the Christmas table.

BACK LASH

Jamie comes off the long run as he vents his spleen about recent fisheries management decisions.

Our Regulars


UNDERCURRENTS

WHAT’S NEW

SUBSCRIPTIONS

McGLASHAN MOMENTS

RECFISHWEST

NAUTICAL NEWS

ANGLER PROFILE

ANGLER’S ALMANAC

MAKING WAVES

BOAT REVIEW

4WD REVIEW

READERS’ PHOTOS

JUNIOR COMPETITION


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