Interview with Simon Trippe & Craig Seadog

Todays interview is with Simon Trippe & Craig Seadog and we talk everything Seriola Lalandi, the Yellowtail Kingfish! Happening on the 11th and 12th of November all along the greater Sydney area! That’s over 250km of coastline, several weigh stations and a whole load of frothing spearos all out to hunt the mighty Yellowtail Kingfish! Join Craig and Simon as they talk about the history of the Adreno Sydney Kingfish Cup, info on the fish, how to hunt them, what to look for and so much more!

Check out the Adreno Sydney Kingfish Cup here and enter this awesome and sustainable competition!

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  • 00:13 Intro
  • 05:10 Welcome back Simon Trippe & Craig Seadog!
  • 08:10 Beginnings of Adreno and the Kingfish Cup!
  • 16:15 What bait do Kingfish chase? What is their season like?
  • 22:00 Sustainability and science – records and info on Kinfish
  • 25:27 What is the Yellowtail experience like? The Kingy vortex
  • 29:15 Your best and biggest Yellowtail
  • 32:55 Kingfish records

  • 37:20 We’ve found the Kingies, now what? How to spearfish Yellowtail
  • 43:35 Bag limit and size limit
  • 46:00 Diving with family, tribute to Simon Trippe
  • 51:25 Gear for spearfishing Kingfish, how to dive to shoot them
  • 53:40 GREAT TIP for shooting kingfish!

  • 01:00:05 Fisheries management
  • 01:09:15 Do’s and Don’t’s for spearfishing Kingfish – Noob Spearo problems
  • 01:14:30 Shot placement & line management
  • 01:16:00 Bad experiences and mistakes

  • 01:25:00 Second shots in Sydney!
  • 01:28:50 Kingfish Cup info!
  • 01:35:25 Outro

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