With lots of reports of Marlin coming in over the summer its easy to forget the gladiator of the sea that lurks down deep below the surface, the ultimate in gamefishing... the broadbill swordfish.
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Broadbill Swordfish are known as the gladiator of the sea, the ultimate in game fishing. We chat to Luke Davey of SwordPro about the techniques he uses when deep dropping for
Broadbill, being known as the gladiator of the sea, aren’t going to give up the fight when they get to the boat. Landing a broadbill is half the battle - you are now dealing with an up-to-300kg
Broadbill are known as the gladiator of the sea, the ultimate in game fishing. I have the utmost respect for these fish… nothing compares to the power and fight you get out of a broadbill.
Catching broadbill in Australia on rod and reel was once a rare event, but in recent times, an increasing number of small boats are out there, enjoying the thrill of the hunt. There’s no doubt
News from a recent sword trip: "Headed out sword fishing yesterday and rigged up the SwordPro Single Circle Hook Rig - black and purple with a strip of kingfish, first drop within minutes
Blue Fin Tuna caught out of Tasmania on SwordPro Rigs Nice looking by catch caught on the new SwordPro Rigs in Tasmania... Great effort by Paul de Jong and team! We enjoy hearing feedback from happy
For the past few weeks we’ve been fishing up off the Garden Patch out of Mill Bay, daytime deep dropping to 550 metres to catch some of these massive Broadbill Swordfish that are hanging
Anyone who’s into their swordfish will know that Tasmania has been running hot with broadbill for the past year – in fact it looks as though the Australian record has been well and truly set with a
Simon and Mig are using our SwordPro gear on the awesome Fishing and Adventure Show on Prime TV and Sky Sport. Previous seasons can be viewed on youtube. Check out one of the shows