8 Jan 2012

Good News for Fiji Bound Australian Anglers

Air Pacific has anounced that from January 15th it will almost double its weekly flights into Sydney by flying 13 times per week with both morning and afternoon departures to Nadi every day except Monday.

From Tuesday to Sunday, there will be a 6:30am Sydney - Nadi service, arriving in Nadi at 12:25pm, and there will also be a daily 12:55pm Sydney – Nadi service, with the flight getting into Nadi at 6.45pm. From Nadi, there will be a daily 9am service to Sydney, with the flight arriving at 11:25am. In addition, there will be evening flights every day except Sunday, departing Nadi at 6.30pm and arriving in Sydney at 9.05pm.
With these flexible departure and arrival times, many passengers now will be able to enjoy same day connections from Nadi International Airport to Fiji’s outer islands and resorts.

Connecting with that Pacific Sun Island-Hopper puddle jumper just got easier

6 Jan 2012

BlueWater Magazine on Sale Today, 6th Jan 2012

A BlueWater world scoop! 

This issue is a dedicated GIANT BLUEFIN TUNA Special. See mind-blowing action with tuna to way over 1000-pounds. They are more than 10 feet long! It’s the hottest gamefishing news on the planet – and this issue has it all. Discover the history, join the new action, and learn from the scientists. 

Do not miss this one!

Content included in issue 89 of BlueWater magazine


Techniques for multiple marlin
Why hook just one marlin when you could hook several at the same time? Once you’ve located the bait school there’s a good chance that there will be more than one marlin stalking them. With a little planning and the right strategy, you can capitalise on being in the right spot before they disappear.

what you need to know about polarised eyewear
Investment advice for that most essential of gamefishing equipment – your eyes.

Understanding south pacific cyclones 

Knowing how cyclones form, and how they track across the ocean will help you to stay out of danger.

big fish –small boats
Sounders and sounder set-up
This guide will help you set up your sounder and transducer to see better images on screen.

make your own wind-on leaders
They are a fundamental piece of tackle and with this step-by-step guide you can be skilled at making your own reliable wind-on leaders.

creatures of the deep
Ray’s Bream
They are plentiful, they’re great to eat, and they are out there! 
Dr Julian Pepperell explains all.

prey species – squid story
What has three hearts and blueish blood? Dr Pepperell reveals the alien-like biology and fascinating life story of these vital prey species.

small boat crew tactics
Your chances for success are greatly magnified when the team works together as a coordinated unit. Here’s how to make it happen.

lure lore – part 7
The 10 best lures for big blue marlin
Who better to judge the 10 best lures than a panel of 900lb-plus blue marlin off Kona, Hawaii?

smoke and mirrors
JB Lures ‘Chook’
Something specifically crafted to be snapped up by big marlin could hardly be called ‘chicken’.

Noosa Cat 3000 Sportsman
Built on a proud history of quality offshore cats designed to break through treacherous river bars, Noosa Cat’s latest offering delivers refined design that will surprise with its rough-riding abilities, economy, and comforts.

Sailfish Shelf Runner
With expertise in tough, marine rescue cats, Sailfish have now refocused for the offshore angler.

Cruise Craft Outsider 595
Patriotic Aussies will be more than proud after reading Warren Steptoe’s glowing review of this local hero.

BlueWater Magazine