Fishing Canberra - the 100 Pound Cod

Discover the best fishing spots in the ACT region, find out about the perfect tackle to use and learn everything you need to know about fishing in the local area in this course combining theory and plenty of hands-on technique. Includes practical time on the water.

This course will cover all you need to know about fishing in the local area from tackle selection, knots and rigs, baits, lures and locations. It will include some practical time on the water as well, as an optional day trip at the completion of the course.

Course ID BRU1354
Price $265.00 (GST included)
Start date Wednesday, 28 February 2018
Finish date Wednesday, 21 March 2018
Sessions 4 sessions of 3 hours
Time 6.00pm - 9.00pm
Tutor Danny Spelic
Location CIT Bruce
Status Module is finished.

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"I wasn't sure about attending this course, I thought it might be better to invest in more gear. This is the best investment I could have made in terms of catching more fish. I now have the tools that I need to catch them." Andrew
"The course was well delivered, informative and outcomes focused. It has already improved my fishing skill levels." Tim
'Excellent tutelage. Course convenor extremely knowledgeable." Rob
'Excellent course & presenter I will recommend to others." Alex
"Magnificent transfer of knowledge 10/10." Scott

About your tutor:
Danny Spelic has been fishing the local area for more than 30 years and grew up fishing the shores of Lake Ginninderra back in the late 70's. He is a member of the Professional Fishing Instructors and Guides Association and a Federation of Fly Fishers Certified Casting Instructor. When not fishing in the local area, Danny also competes in National and International casting and fly fishing competitions and recently represented Australia in both casting and Fly Fishing at the World and Commonwealth Championships (Gold Medal Winner 2012).
In his spare time, Danny also contributes to various national and international fishing publications including FlyLife Magazine, Freshwater Fishing Magazine and Sportski Ribolov (one of Europe's premier fishing journals). He has also been commissioned to produce promotional DVD's and footage for Tourism NT and has completed product reviews for some of Australia leading tackle and outdoor equipment companies including G.Loomis, ARB, Century Batteries. Columbia Sportswear and Thomas Cook Adventure wear.

Location: CIT Bruce

Address: 35 Vowels Crescent, Bruce

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