On The Water With Karl Stait from Yak Hunters Australia 

So How Long Have You Been Fishing?

I was introduced to fishing when I was about 5 years old.  It was mostly learning with my dad, nothing serious.  I did the odd random fishing trip every now and then but it wasn't until about 2008 (I seem to remember that I was about 22 years old) that I was introduced to soft plastics and lures.

I was fishing mostly land based but in 2010 I met an awesome bloke named Russel and we started fishing bream comps from his boat.
What Kind of Yak do You Drive and What is Your Favourite Style of Fishing?

I bought my first kayak in 2015.  It was a Hobie PA14.

My favourite style of fishing is throwing soft vibes at bridge pylons and seeing what I can scare up.  I really like targeting mulloway (also known as Jewfish or "jewies"), flathead, and bream.  When I lived in Townsville my favourite species to target was barramundi.
What is Your Favourite Gear?

I made my own 1-5kg rod which I paired with a Daiwa Certate 2500.  I use 10lb braid and match that with the right leader for the species I am targeting.
What is Your Favourite Fish to Have Caught? 

My favourite fish was a 105cm Queenie (queenfish). We weren't targeting them specifically but we managed to catch five in five casts. 

We think that's pretty good going Karl!
What do You Think is the Best Advice You Could Give Someone?

Probably the biggest thing for people to know on a kayak is to have good sun protection.

Cover everything using wet shoes, skins or something similar for your legs (legs tend to cop it the worst because you are sitting down), wear a long sleeve shirt, cover your face with a buff and lots of sun screen, and wear a hat and sunglasses.

We agree completely Karl, cancer is definitely no joke.
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