Brett’s name is famous through south-east Queensland fishing competitions as a snapper guru. Look down any tournament board in a south-east Queensland offshore fishing competition and the odds are that you will see Brett’s name. He has won enough fishing rods in these competitions to impressively stock a tackle shop.

Always ready to share his snapper fishing techniques, Brett makes frequent appearances in videos posted online. His biggest tip – put five metres of mono at the end of your braid and learn how to float baits down with a small sinker, rather than always using a paternoster rig.​