Category Archives: Softbaits

Dragon V-Lures Drop Shot – Soft-Plastic Minnows

These Dragon V-Lures are un-scented. The don't need to be kept coated with attractant re-charge oil. All 7.5cm.

Dragon V-Lures Drop Shot softbaits. Dragon V-Lures Drop Shot I really like these Dragon V-Lures Drop Shot Minnows in size 7.5cm. They feel very soft to touch and wriggle through the water with a very fish-like swimming action. I guess the soft feel will equate to them being easily damaged by fish. But if they are readily hit by fish then who cares! More...

by Allan Burgess | Published 3 years ago
By Allan Burgess On Saturday, December 20th, 2014

How to fish with soft plastic fishing lures in New Zealand – by Kilwell’s Graham Andrews

A small selection of Soft Plastics. Soft Plastics Although I have yet to take a tarakihi on one, soft plastic baits will take all of the other species and many, many more. It has always amazed me that soft plastic More...

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By Allan Burgess On Thursday, November 20th, 2014

Correct Jig Head Weights can increase soft-bait hook-ups!

Choosing the right weight jig-head makes a big difference when fishing the Twizel Canals. Importance of correct jig head weight When fishing soft plastics correct jig head weights can make a big difference More...

Berkley Gulp
By Allan Burgess On Sunday, November 9th, 2014

Berkley Gulp Soft-Plastic Minnows – 8cm are pefect for the Canals

Home » Tackle » Softbaits Salmon caught on Berkley Gulp 8cm minnow in the Twizel Canals. Berkley Gulp Minnows Berkley Gulp Soft-Bait Berkley Gulp Soft Plastic 8cm Minnows are the perfect size for trout and salmon More...