“Our sponsors are vital to everything we do to bring you my fishing adventures, TV series and Photographs.

From fishing gear and outboards to sunnies and insurance…

Without their contribution, none of this would be possible, so please support them whenever you get the chance”.

Compleat Angler began about 50 years ago, when a group of fishermen got together to establish a business where their collective buying power would afford them buying advantages. Fishing is easy at a Compleat Angler store… Compleat Angler stores are friendly, owned by people who know how to fish and who love fishing.

Their main aim is to help you catch fish, to have fun – and enjoy angling wherever you go! Compleat Angler proudly provide Al with a wide range of fishing products from our stores and sponsor a series of How To videos with Al McGlashan.

Club Marine is Australia’s largest provider of boat and pleasure craft insurance – designed By boating people, For boating people. With policy options to suit any need, No Claims bonus up to 25% and up to 5% discount when you buy or renew online. Club Marine also provide Emergency and personal assistance service and there’s a great Club Marine App which provides severe weather information and alerts, tides and an easy way to manage and renew your insurance and claims.

Boating’s just better with Club Marine

Shimano offers the most innovative fishing reels, rods and accessories in Australia and throughout the world. With the leading engineering technologies since 1921, Shimano produces the highest quality fishing products on the market. With a product range including the most advanced reels, rods, accessories, apparel, lures and more.

For fisherman in Australia looking to gain the leading edge in professional and recreational fishing, Shimano is the go to manufacturer for the best fishing equipment in the world.

Yamaha offers products for land, water, snowfields and sky. The company strives to ‘offer new excitement and a more fulfilling life for people all over the world’ and to use ingenuity and passion to realize peoples’ dreams.

Yamaha builds outstanding outboard motors – and has interests in boat building, marinas and marina construction, as well as a wide range of recreational items and industrial products.

Yamaha Revs Your Heart.

Halco is an Australian owned and run business from Fremantle, Western Australia.

They are Australia’s largest and most successful lure manufacturers, winning many awards for their lures all over the World and were recently placed 3rd in the International Game Fishing Assoc World Record Lure Company.

They have won ‘Best Hard Lure’ at AFTA Best of Show Awards no less than five times and Halco Chairman Neil Patrick was recently inducted into the IGFA Hall of Fame for his lifetime contribution to the ‘sustainable future of the recreational fishing industry on a global scale’.

‘Born on the Water’

Costa del mar produce the clearest polarised sunglasses on the Planet – built at Daytona Beach in Florida for Adventures on and off the water. Their Angler range is perfect for fishing and protecting your eyes from the harsh Australian sun and the bright reflections from the water.

The polarisation allows you to see the fish underwater well before any other sunnies. 

Evolution Boats are the best fibreglass offshore fishing boats in Australia.

With a DeepV/Wide-reverse chine hull design resulting in an extremely smooth ride and rock solid stability at anchor, Evolution are fantastic boats. This is because there are absolutely no short-cuts during any stage of Evolution’s construction process. All fibreglass is hand-laid for ultimate hull strength, all hulls are sub-floor filled with high-density foam and only the highest quality fittings and accessories are used throughout.

Since 1948, when the world’s first fish finder was commercialized, FURUNO has been responding to the needs of the maritime industry through developing various types of navigation and communications equipment.

Furuno strives for Safety and Peace of mind by revealing things that people can not usually see, such as underwater conditions, schools of fish and tectonic deformation. The company also produces medical equipment to revel people’s physical conditions.

Aquatec Imaging Solutions have been designing and manufacturing waterproof camera housings for Photographers and Cinematographers of Surfing and Ocean sports since 1998.

Today their sports housings are also used in a wide variety of different genres of photography – including fishing, sailing, documentary, advertising and sports photography generally. Aquatec brings value to any land-based photography where the climate can get wet.. and cold!