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Post Options Post Options   Likes (0) Likes(0)   Quote Gulfisher Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: 24 Nov 2017 at 12:25pm
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24th November and the Rua is at February  levels @ 3.44 cumecs today.... wow  and still next to no fish in the mid sections 
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There were heaps, and I mean heaps in the lower section the other week
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Had a mate fish the mid reaches last week and did extremely well, many on dries and pretty decent in size! Funny old river she is.

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Fished my favourite King Country stream and it's been hit hard by winter floods and I'm finding it really hard going in 3 visits.
Lots of trees down across stream and many old lies have been filled with gravel and too shallow. Spots that always had fish are empty?
Looked under lots of stones and found way less nymphs than usual but I'm sure it will come back but right now it's regenerating.
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Yeah it is isn't it, I think the multiple floods early in the year  have really changed the river a lot, and funnily enough after a few very (fish) light sessions, the last was like the old days again.... go figure.
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Well go figure, upper half of the Rua is really low, Wardells Bridge is @ 2.9 Cumecs which is really low, but anywhere south of the Waiohine junction is going well, and down around Martinborough I here is outstanding. Really worth a float fish I would guess if you can. 

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