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

Bream Bay Fishing Report 240317

24/03/2017  in Saltwater reports

The weather has been the dominant factor regarding any fishing out of Bream Bay. 

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Manukau/West Coast Fishing Report 220317

22/03/2017  in Saltwater reports

The West coast has been fishing very well and is likely to continue to do so but be prepared for a ‘here one day and gone the next’ scenario for all species

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Bay of Plenty Fishing Report 090317

09/03/2017  in Saltwater reports

Fishing out of the Bay Of Plenty has been one for the books! Hot sunny days, smooth flat seas, warm blue water and fish that are on the chew. 

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Wellington Fishing Report 090317

09/03/2017  in Saltwater reports

The numbers of kingfish being caught in Wellington Harbour continues to be fantastic. 

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Manukau/West Coast Fishing Report 090317

09/03/2017  in Saltwater reports

With the right approach there are some very nice snapper around and in good numbers too...

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Hauraki Gulf fishing report 080317

09/03/2017  in Saltwater reports

We have found the fishing to be a bit late this year with February fishing like January. One day it is all on and the next very quiet. March is shaping up to be more consistent hopefully....

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 060317

06/03/2017  in Saltwater reports

Fresh caught baitfish are by far getting the best hook up rate as they are tougher and last longer with often the snapper just picking and chewing all the flesh.

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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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