The Fishing Website went live in 1997 to cater for the recreational anglers in New Zealand and to provide information for international visitors looking for more background on our fantastic fishery.

Around a million New Zealanders fish twice or more each year in and The Fishing Website provides much of the information and services required to make their experience as safe, enjoyable and productive as possible.

The Fishing Website is now New Zealand's leading fishing website in terms of traffic and quality of content. We work closely with NZ's main fishing related organisations such as the NZ SportFishing Council, and various publications such as NZ Fishing News to keep content fresh and relevant. The Fishing Website reached a "Magic Million" visits for the first time in a calendar year in 2008 and in 2014 received over 3.4 million visits.

The site contains reports and news sent in from charter operators and fishing guides from around the country; Best Bite imes, up to the minute weather; tide and moon phase information; advice and information from the some of our leading fishing writers; a comprehensive listing of charter operators; contact details for fishing clubs and a very active and informed fishing discussion forum.

We welcome any feedback you may have.
Grant Blair & The Fishing Website team.

 

Recent Forum Posts

232 Active Users online, 209 Guest(s), 23 Member(s)
SMARTWAVE 4200 MODIFICATIONS
[QUOTE=Rozboon]I don't really even know...
Go Team NZ - Americas Cup
Southern spars?wtf.once gone hard to ...
Look at the size of those Carrots - Westcoast
[TUBE]https://youtu.be/AMNzAj1Rphs[/T...
New Braid set ups
I've seen well over 100 stripies caught...
WTB Shimano Tranx 300AHG or 400AHG Reel
How's it send me a pm with your price a...
BOP Yakmen
That is a bugger Piwi. Swell don't...
electolysis?
Duralac (the product I suggested) creat...
Nakajima Diving Pencil
Paulownia, it is a hardwoord, slightly ...
How do you call it?
Like I said, sabiki holder, or sabiki f...

Popular Articles

Latest News

NZ Fishing News July edition

29 June 2017

Read the preview for the NZ Fishing News July issue...

Cordless Schumacher work lights

29 June 2017
Schumacher SL26GU, SL137RU and SL162BU cordless work lights......

Bounty Hunter Fishing Tournament on this week

28 June 2017
Fish for cash and lots of awesome prizes at the Bounty Hunter Fishing Tournament at Top Pub, Coromandel Town......

Wettie Inferno camo wetsuit

27 June 2017
Wettie has added a new camo colour to its range....

Lowrance Link-6 VHF

26 June 2017
Lowrance has released the new Link-6, a Class D DSC-approved VHF marine radio....


Latest Articles

Thai Green Curry Fish

June 2017

A tasty thai green fish curry, perfect for Winter!

Slide baiting for kingfish

June 2017
Introducing Kaleb Care from ‘Outdoor Adventures with KZ’. He says he’s simply another fisherman sharin...

Bluefin 525 Profish

June 2017
There is a lot to like about the Bluefin 525 Profish, as Editor Grant Dixon found out upon spending some time on the wat...

Kayak fishing - using sails

June 2017
No one would say Stephen Tapp’s lazy, but if you had a way to make reaching far-off destinations easier on the arm...

McLay 651 CrossXover Hard Top

June 2017
Sam Mossman takes a look at the latest of this popular design: the 651 Hardtop...

Fishing bite times

Major Bites

Minor Bites

Major Bites

Minor Bites

  • Fishing Reports, News & Specials
  • Leave this field empty