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  B80D Boomerang (Deep)
Championship lure
Our designer used a few handmade 80mm wooden Boomerangs to win the 1987 Australian Inland Fishing Championships. The publicity from that success fueled demand for the Boomerang and enabled Predatek (then Downunder Lures) to establish a reputation for innovative, high performance lure designs.

Classic design
The 80mm Boomerang is now universally recognised as a classic Australian lure.

Walk it over structure
Work it slowly amongst snags for cod and golden perch. Feel the big bib bump into snags and pause......the Boomerang will reverse clear of the obstruction and you can then continue to retrieve.

Main Australian freshwater species

  • Murray cod
  • golden perch
  • barramundi

Main Australian saltwater species

  • barramundi
  • coral trout
  • trevally
*troll over the tops of reefs for coral trout and snapper.
Please report any successes to us. Provide a good photo and we'll send reward lures.

Main foreign species


Wooden Boomerang 1987
Barra Blue (BB)

The Classic Boomerang! When we started making lures in 1986, this was it - the 80mm wooden Boomerang. Today's Boomerang is descended from that successful design. Originally produced for golden perch and Murray cod in impoundments, its depth capabilities have made it popular on a range of species.

Body length, excluding bib Weight of lure Size and grade of hooks Size and grade of split rings Number of colour variations How easy is it to cast How easy is it to wind in Floater or sinker
80mm 19g #2 #4H 25 The more lights the better The more lights the better floats

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Action is influenced by bib size/shape, retrieve speed and method of attachment.
Depth is influenced by bib size/shape, retrieve speed, class and length of line and method of attachment.
Speed potential is influenced by design of lure and tuning.

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