DB Export Fishing Reports

Fishing reports and regular fishing updates from many areas around New Zealand and the Pacific Islands are posted by a number of charter operators, fishing guides  and others on our main reports section.

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Latest Reports

WGFC One Base 2017 report

21/02/2017  in Saltwater reports

This years ratio of tagged to weighed marlin was a bit closer, with 3 tagged and released (22 last year) and 4 (9 last year) weighed in the Warkworth Game Fish One Base Tournament.

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Wellington Fishing Report 100217

10/02/2017  in Saltwater reports

Currently Kingfish are the hottest fish around and are causing huge excitement with people out and about from both the shore, and boat, chasing them using live baits spinners, and trolled rigs. 

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Hauraki Gulf fishing report 080217

08/02/2017  in Saltwater reports

The last 2 weeks have continued to provide some great inner harbour fishing

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Bream Bay Fishing Report 070217

07/02/2017  in Saltwater reports

With a week to go before the Century Batteries Beach and Boat Contest kicks off next Friday, the snapper, on cue, have moved off the deeper pins and seem to have spread out over the sand.

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Hauraki Gulf fishing report 010217

01/02/2017  in Saltwater reports

Waitemata Harbour action patchy 

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Bream Bay Fishing Report 310117

31/01/2017  in Saltwater reports

Snapper, snapper and more snapper! The news only keeps getting better on the Bream Bay fishing front.

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Westcoast Fishing Report 21 January

27/01/2017  in Saltwater reports

Here's a few predictions about what can be expected over the next few weeks from our man on the spot, Smudge.

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Bay of Plenty Fishing Report 250717

25/01/2017  in Saltwater reports

This week fishing out of Tauranga has been solid, we have had to deal with this lingering west to south west wind that seems to be very unseasonable but to make up for the choppy seas the fishing has been very rewarding.

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Hauraki Gulf fishing report 190117

19/01/2017  in Saltwater reports

But first cast I caught a nice snapper of 1.5 kilos, and plenty more were to follow over the following four hours - good solid fish averaging a couple of kilos, with 4.5kg being the biggest.

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Wellington Fishing Report 120117

12/01/2017  in Saltwater reports

There are steady numbers of gurnard, blue cod and terakihi for surfcasters off the plentiful rocks all around Wellington Harbour. Handy hint > the better quality bait you use, the better your chances are of catching a fish.

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