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BTW I've successfully stored them in the fridge for weeks (most will tell you don't put them in the fridge and you've got 24-48hrs to use them. )

I'm also skeptical as to whether some are garden worms passed off as sea weed worms.

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Has anyone used Catchall Crawlers?

Just thinking if they are as good as they state then they are good as beach worms etc.

The beach/sand worms are expensive for a 'couple' of them, but the Crawlers are still expensive ... but how many do you get in a tub?

If you get a dozen for $10 compared to say $10 for a couple of beach worms, maybe they are the way to go.

I don't know ... just putting it out there.

http://www.sheldonsbait.com.au/catchall-crawlers/

 

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40 minutes ago, doobie said:

Has anyone used Catchall Crawlers?

Just thinking if they are as good as they state then they are good as beach worms etc.

The beach/sand worms are expensive for a 'couple' of them, but the Crawlers are still expensive ... but how many do you get in a tub?

If you get a dozen for $10 compared to say $10 for a couple of beach worms, maybe they are the way to go.

I don't know ... just putting it out there.

http://www.sheldonsbait.com.au/catchall-crawlers/

 

Don't start another goddamn worm species debate...

 

 

 

 

Anchovy will crack the shits ;)

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On 27/01/2019 at 7:07 PM, doobie said:

Has anyone used Catchall Crawlers?

Just thinking if they are as good as they state then they are good as beach worms etc.

The beach/sand worms are expensive for a 'couple' of them, but the Crawlers are still expensive ... but how many do you get in a tub?

If you get a dozen for $10 compared to say $10 for a couple of beach worms, maybe they are the way to go.

I don't know ... just putting it out there.

http://www.sheldonsbait.com.au/catchall-crawlers/

 

When i was working in the Tackle Shop a little while ago a customer purchased a packet and headed down to the onk. 

couple hours later he came back with a photo of him holding a an 115cm mully he caught in the first 20mins of fishing. 

Was his 1st ever mully too.

Have seen people use them in the salt but have been more productive in the freshwater then then the saltwater

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26 minutes ago, southie THE BANGA said:

When i was working in the Tackle Shop a little while ago a customer purchased a packet and headed down to the onk

Does this tackle shop still exist? I'm still looking for somewhere to get live bait for fresh water if possible haha

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40 minutes ago, Harrison22 said:

Does this tackle shop still exist? I'm still looking for somewhere to get live bait for fresh water if possible haha

Yep, Fishing Wholesalers - Lonsdale.

The Sheldons Bait link above has a stockist page depending on the area your in.

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Tried those Catchall Crawlers this morning.

They were biggish/thickish worms, look like a tiger worm and stayed on hook well enough.

Advertised to work well in freshwater and saltwater - I didn't find them that good unfortunately.

After retrieving the line after say 5 minutes in the saltwater, they looked dead.  I have tried tiger worms in the past in the saltwater (as a test to see how long they would last) and these C/Crawlers reminded me of them. 

Maybe they may work better in freshwater - would I buy again ....no.

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8 hours ago, Dangerous said:

I bought live worms, they seemed to be good but I did not catch any fish :(  

It is annoying, especially when you feel you have the No. 1 bait to use.

8 hours ago, Dangerous said:

Think it is my fault not the worms fault. 

Neither  .... it's the fishes fault I reckon lol.

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16 minutes ago, doobie said:

It is annoying, especially when you feel you have the No. 1 bait to use.

Neither  .... it's the fishes fault I reckon lol.

No my fault, 4 people on Grange Jetty, everyone else caught at least 1, I got none, 

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