REVIEW: Tracker Pro Guide V-175SC side console

The Tracker Pro Guide V-175SC side console is in a class of its own and will tackle all four fishing seasons with ease.

Tracker Pro-Guide V-175 SC fishing boat

Falling under the Bass Pro banner, Tracker Boats produces a wide range of quality aluminium craft in the US, from car-toppers to dedicated tournament boats, with a wide range of multi-purpose family/fishing boats suiting fresh and saltwater in between. Read more…

Mako 284 Centre Console

Mak 284 Centre Console

A whole weekend of serious fishing gave the crew a good idea of what the Mako 284 Centre Console could do.

The Mako 284 Centre Console is a fibreglass fishing boat made entirely for sportfishing and long runs offshore. The Trade-a-Boat crew tested this boat in a variety of conditions in and around Hervey Bay, covering long runs of as much as 80 miles and even venturing offshore. Read more…

REVIEW: Mako 234 Centre Console

Mako 234 Centre Console

One of the latest new American centre console fishing boats to grace our shores is the Mako 234CC. It’s 23ft (7.11m) long and has a massive 2.59m beam. It also has the latest twin 150hp Mercury four-stroke outboard motors. It’s all of 23-foot and more and with a beefy bow and shoulders, it comes across as a big piece of centre console and most certainly looks the part for some serious offshore fishing. Read more…