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Ep 52 – Bait Fishing the Freshwater with Chris & Rhys

Ep 52 – Bait Fishing the Freshwater with Chris & Rhys


Ep 52 - Overview

In this episode Rhys & Chris go back to basics and talk about bait fishing for freshwater fish. This is how fishing started for both Rhys and Chris and it’s how they learnt the ropes. Bait fishing is a great place to start and in this episode the boys cover everything.

From the best setups, to line, what knots and rigs to use. Then onto the baits, everything you need to know about them, how to rig them and even how to catch them. If you’re new to the fishing game or just love your bait fishing… this one’s for you!

In this episode

Gear for fishing river systems for cod and yellas (7:47)

Basic rigs (13:30)

Freshwater baits, when to use them and how (22:45)

Bait collection tips (41:00)

Bait fishing in dams (44:30)

Catching Bardi grubs (47:00)

Light Setups – Trout, Redfin and Golden Perch (55:25)

Bait fishing for Carp (1:15:00)

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