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Latest Reports

Bay of Plenty - 240516

24/05/2016 

Fishing out of Tauranga has continued to follow the great summer fishing we have had this summer, plus the weather has been kind until recently. 

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Hauraki Gulf - 230516

23/05/2016 

With winter making its approach with scatterings of snowfall in the south and dropping day and night time temperatures throughout the country we can expect to see a change in the fishery especially the Hauraki Gulf....

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Wellington Area - 130516

13/05/2016 

Don’t pack your boat away for winter just yet as the fishing is still amazing, with excellent snapper, trevally, gurnard and kingfish still being caught on the West Coast...

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Hauraki Gulf - 120516

12/05/2016 

  It seems kind of crazy that we are rocking around in shorts and a singlet on the boat most days. Typically this time of year it is a lot cooler, a little wetter and the fish in the deeper parts of the gulf would be residing in the foul. However, due to it being a late season...

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The Far North 120516

12/05/2016 

I have seen a fair few “Indian summers” in my time but this one we are experiencing defies all logic and past experience! Even after a lengthy snap of cool southerlies the water quality - colour and temperature has remained stead fast and incredibly resilient...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 280416

29/04/2016 

Light winds (mostly) and calm seas means pretty much endless options in and out of the Gulf...

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Wellington Area - 280416

29/04/2016 

The weather the last two weeks has been outstanding with almost all Coasts being fishable. Boat fishing is still exceptional with big berley sessions and strayline baits working well on the larger fish..

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The Far North 240416

29/04/2016 

It's been a tough week up North for the charter fleet with some gnarly weather and hard fishing but Rick Pollock still has a few stories to be recounted with plenty of upside...

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Westcoast Fishing Report 280416

28/04/2016 

Last Saturday I weighed a broadbill swordfish for three keen local anglers. They caught it on their first drop in 1000m.  There were marlin also caught that day out west and reports of big tuna schools at 100m...

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Coromandel Fishing & Diving Report 280416

28/04/2016 

Fishing continues to produce the goods on the western side of Coromande. Rob Fort tells us what's happening on the Coro....

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