Outdoor Living

Sun 2 Sep 2018

10 reasons why Yamba beats Byron Bay for beach fun

premium_icon 10 reasons why Yamba beats Byron Bay for beach fun

BEAUTIFUL Byron Bay attracts travellers from around the world. But we reckon that more of them should venture up the road to find Yamba.

Wed 8 Nov 2017

Fishing trip perfect lure to motivate students

Fishing trip perfect lure to motivate students

MS RYAN struck a bargain with the class at the beginning of the year to keep them on track.

Sun 4 Jun 2017

Big numbers of endangered shark off Rainbow Beach

Big numbers of endangered shark off Rainbow Beach

'We feel like we've stumbled across one of the premier dive spots in Australia.'

Fri 2 Jun 2017

Hate camping? This idea might change your mind

Hate camping? This idea might change your mind

IF YOUR idea of a holiday involves a hotel, but your kids desperately want to go camping - a Sunshine Coast business has the perfect solution for you.

Fri 21 Apr 2017

Will there be one last hot bite before the season ends?

Will there be one last hot bite before the season ends?

AS AUTUMN settles, the big questions that game fishermen are asking are about the weather and the East Australian Current.

Thu 20 Apr 2017

Easter proves a treat for holidaying anglers

Easter proves a treat for holidaying anglers

Much can be put down to the flushing out the rivers received a month or so ago and the return of the clean, salty water to the estuaries.

Thu 6 Apr 2017

Effects of Cyclone Debbie felt hard by Clarence fishos

Effects of Cyclone Debbie felt hard by Clarence fishos

Heavy deluge and wild winds keep anglers off banks

Sun 26 Mar 2017

From hospital bed to six-day, 250km desert run

From hospital bed to six-day, 250km desert run

RUNNING 250km through the desert in six days is not a prospect that would appeal to most people, but Neil Collie can't wait to get started.

Fri 24 Feb 2017

LADY LUCK: South Grafton couple hook the big one

LADY LUCK: South Grafton couple hook the big one

COUPLE take out The Daily Examiner's Ultimate Fishing Adventure competition.

Thu 16 Feb 2017

Final days to win $5000 BCF voucher!

Final days to win $5000 BCF voucher!

THE only thing better than a serious shopping spree at BCF is getting it all for FREE!

Tue 14 Feb 2017

Last fishing trip entry form in tomorrow's paper!

Last fishing trip entry form in tomorrow's paper!

IF YOU haven’t got your name in to win our incredible $2500 fishing trip, then a) where have you been the past few weeks?! And b) hurry! You’ve got until Friday

Sat 11 Feb 2017

7 weird fishing superstitions

7 weird fishing superstitions

THERE may not be any rules against carrying a black cat on board, but there are a few quirky fishing superstitions worth chatting about.

MAPPED OUT: Clarence Valley's adventure stamp of approval

MAPPED OUT: Clarence Valley's adventure stamp of approval

"We basically like to get out and explore all the nooks and crannies of Australia that are a little lesser known."

Thu 9 Feb 2017

Little legend Elijah hooks award winning bream

Little legend Elijah hooks award winning bream

Young Harwood angler Elijah Pateman has been fishing from the moment he could take his first steps.

How to use your FREE fishing ruler!

How to use your FREE fishing ruler!

KNOWING how to measure your catch accurately is important to ensure it complies with size limits.

Tue 7 Feb 2017

Most venomous fish in world found near shore

Most venomous fish in world found near shore

A COOLUM family's enjoyment of the calm, shallow waters at Cotton Tree was destroyed after seeing a deadly fish cruising only metres from their feet.

Sat 4 Feb 2017

FRESH EYES: The real sea world is right here

FRESH EYES: The real sea world is right here

It brushed for a moment against my foot before slipping off the shelf and into the surf. I imagine this kind of thing happens often in the daily life of a crab.

Everything you need to know before going fishing

Everything you need to know before going fishing

Your fishing essentials kit, lingo you need to know, how to cast and the wicked prizes you can win!

Fri 3 Feb 2017

GONE FISHIN': Pat's catch wraps up the year in style

GONE FISHIN': Pat's catch wraps up the year in style

The 2016/17 Fish of the Year competition has closed with a bang with the largest flathead for the year being weighed in during the week.

Wed 1 Feb 2017

Lures V bait - which is better?

Lures V bait - which is better?

The answer is as simple as it is complicated, according to fishing guru.

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