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Barramundi – Tackle recommendations

Using the right gear for the job is crucial to catching tough sportfish like barramundi. A specific approach suited to the target fish, the lure or bait you’re using and the terrain you’re fishing is always best, and modern tackle choices make it easy to get things right before you cast. Check out these tailor-made tackle suggestions to create the ultimate set-up that suits your style of barra fishing:

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  1. BAITCAST ALLROUNDER
    Rod: Jarvis Walker Tuff Tip 5’6” 4-8kg
    Reel: Quantum Surge Burner 7.0:1
    Line: 30lb Rovex Air Strike braid
    Leader: 40lb Rovex Mono Leader
  2. HARD-LURE CASTING
    Rod: Quantum Accurist 5’9” 6-8kg
    Reel: Quantum Energy EI100PTs Burner 7.0:1
    Line: 30lb RovexViros braid
    Leader: 40lb Rovex Fluorocarbon
  3. HARD-LURE TROLLING
    Rod: Quantum Accurist 8-10kg
    Reel: Quantum Energy EI100 PTs 6.3:1
    Line: 30lb Rovex Depth Finder braid
    Leader: 50lb Rovex Braid Mate leader
  4. SOFT PLASTIC SPIN
    Rod: Quantum Response 7’2” 4-6kg
    Reel: Quantum Energy EI30PTsB Spin
    Line: 20lb RovexViros braid
    Leader: 30lb Rovex Fluorocarbon Leader
  5. LIVE BAIT - BAITCASTER
    Rod: Quantum Accurist 5’8” 8-10kg
    Reel: Quantum Cabo CB20PTs
    Line: 30lb Rovex Viros braid
    Leader: 40lb Rovex Mono Leader
  6. LIVE BAIT - SPIN
    Rod: Quantum Alliance 7’0” 6-10kg Spin
    Reel: Quantum Cabo CS50PTs Spin
    Line: 30lb RovexViros braid
    Leader: 40lb Rovex Mono Leader