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Steven Ward

Speciality: Chasing Seasonal Fish
Favourite Lure: IMA Gun Micro Jig
Favourite Outfit: Major Craft NP-Jack S63/4 + Shimano Stella
Favourite Target Fish: Golden Trevally

Steven Ward is a seasonal fisherman down the Gold Coast. He chases Bream/ Trevally/ Mangrove Jack and Flathead in the canals to offshore fishing for Spanish Mackeral/ Dolphinfish and one of his favourites Marlin. One of his notable achievements is winning the Gold Coast Mackerel Classic back to back in 2016 and 2017.

Rocky D Kotaka

Speciality: Land Based Shore Fishing
Favourite Lure: IMA Sasuke 120 Reppa
Favourite Outfit: Major Craft Crostage 1062MH + Shimano Stradic 4000
Favourite Target Fish: Giant Trevally

Rocky is based down at the Gold Coast and loves to chase Giant Trevallies. He starts fishing an hour before first light to catch the sunrise. His usual fishing spot is down the Tweed casting lures off the rocks. Adapting to the Australian fishing conditions, he uses techniques from Japan (his motherland) to catch fish in highly pressured fishing areas.

You can read his fishing blog at (in Japanese) and also watch his fishing videos on his Youtube channel at

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