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The Fishing Website has fishing reports, fishing tips, fishing charters and plenty of fishing advice, hints and techniques on everything from snapper fishing to gamefishing.

New Zealand has world leading striped marlin and yellowtail kingfish fisheries as well as superb recreational fishing for snapper, kingfishkahawai, terakihi, trevally, blue cod, john dory, gurnard, hapuku & bass, trout & salmon. If you have a fishing question or want to check out what fellow fisho's think on a particular fishing topic, visit our fishing forums.

Fishing hints, tips and techniques

Check out our 'How to' section and there's plenty of new articles in our fishing Advice and Information section. Softbaiting? Here's a list with links to many of our softbaiting articles.

Shimano have introduced the Hagane concept to three of their entry level reels to vastly improve their performance and value to you as an angler. Check out the video and read more in the April issue of NZ Fishing News magazine - pages 90/91.


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May issue of NZ Fishing News Magazine out today

27 April 2017

There have been some big fish making the news over the last few months, none more so that some exceptional broadbill captures. 

Wettie Go-Pro mask

26 April 2017
Don’t miss any underwater action – get a Wettie’s Go Pro mask....

Showtime at Seacraft Miller Moyes

25 April 2017
If a new boat is part of your plans for 2017, a great place to start looking will be in Ellerslie, Auckland, over the we...

New Rayglass 3500 in demand

24 April 2017
Demand for the yet to be released Rayglass 3500 has been strong. ...

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23 April 2017
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Cobb Premier Cooker

April 2017

Grant Dixon reviews Cobbs Premier cooker

Tie the chain knot

April 2017
The AG chain knot, tied correctly, will be the only jig-connection knot you’ll ever need...

Jigging for kingfish

April 2017
Learn tips and tricks from the 'gurus' of mechanical jigging for kingfish...

A Guide to Choosing the right fishing waders

April 2017
A good pair of waders can be the difference between spending the day with boots full of mud or with dry toes....

Fly-fishing - the perfect fly

April 2017
Gary Kemsley believes one fly to be near perfect for numerous situations and applications, and shares the reasons why.&n...

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