Hobie Fishing News
Hobie® has added some exciting new RailBlaza accessories to their product offerings including the Visibility Kit II. Simple, effective, efficient and compact enough to stow on-board all the time to ensure you are visible at all times on the water.
– LED technology for ultra long run-time.
– 3 modes: Full brightness nav mode, Low brightness and flashing emergency mode.
– Waterproof to 1 meter.
– Floats with lens above water in the event of a capsize.
– Fits any RailBlaza or H-Rail StarPort mounting base.
– Compatible with all RailBlaza and H-Rail StarPort bases.
– Powered by 3 AAA batteries.
Have you taken any action shots or some picturesque shots of your Hobie? We have recently setup a gallery for all of our customers to contribute their favourite moments captured out on the water whilst using their Hobie. Simply go to Sunstate Hobinators and click the link to email us your best Hobie moment.
On Saturday morning (at locations to be advised Friday evening),
you are welcome to join our experts in a social fishing session to chase some:
Bass (Ewan Maddock) …
Bream (Mooloola River)
Offshore monsters (location is weather dependant)
A barbeque will be held in the Kawana carpark at lunchtime where you are welcome to show us your brag photos!!
Participation in this event is entirely at participant’s own risk. Individuals are encouraged to wear suitable PFDs and carry suitable safety equipment. Sunstate Hobie and its staff/volunteers make no undertaking to ensure any individual’s safety. This is purely a casual fishing-in-company activity.
If you intend to attend, please register your interest with an e-mail to
HOBIE TOURNAMENT AND KAYAK ADVENTURE EVENING
Friday night May 20th Sunstate Hobie Kawana.
Everyone Welcome 6:30pm start
Al Britcliffe- Kayak fishing tips
Steve Maas- How to win in Tournament fishing.
Paul O Leary- Adventure Island Adventures
Kayak Customers of Sunstate Hobie are invited to join us for pre-event pizza and refreshments at 5:30 pm.
please register your attendance at
This year, Queensland hosts the National Grand Final for the Bream Tournament Series. It will be held in October at a venue to be announced.
Meanwhile, selection rounds will be held in our neck of the woods at Gold Coast, Port Macquarie, Forster, Bribie Island.
New rules introducing divisions for Youth, Women and old farts like me, have seen attendances reach 100.
Sunstate Hobie is proud to support this series and would like to encourage kayak fishos to give it a go. Assisted by Sunstate Hobie Fishing Team members, we will host a kayak fishing clinic/pizza night at our Kawana showroom on the evening of Friday 20th May,. Topics will be:
Bream- presented by Steve Maas,
Bass-presented by Al Britcliffe,
Offshore speedsters- presented by O’Leary
followed by a social fishing outing on Saturday morning and a barbie/brag session in the carpark afterwards.
Stay tuned for more info