What is Prawning? Also known as prawn fishing, prawning is a sport very similar to fishing and is growing in popularity across Asia. Prawning is almost a national sport in Taiwan, and prawning ponds have popped up across China, Japan, Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand.
So how does prawning really work? As mentioned above, it’s very similar to fishing. Except that you’re trying to catch freshwater prawns in a pond, with a light fishing style rod also known as a prawning rod.
While appearing to be simple enough in theory, learning more about the techniques as well as general knowledge will help you significantly increase your catches at the ponds. Prawning masters have reported catches as incredible as over 100 prawns in 3 hours. That’s just about 1 prawn every 2 minutes!
This section of the blog categorizes tips and guides for those new to prawning as well as more advanced techniques and tips. Take a look through now!