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The Fishing Website has fishing reports, fishing tips, fishing charters and plenty of fishing advice, hints and techniques on everything from snapper fishing to gamefishing.

New Zealand has world leading striped marlin and yellowtail kingfish fisheries as well as superb recreational fishing for snapper, kingfishkahawai, terakihi, trevally, blue cod, john dory, gurnard, hapuku & bass, trout & salmon. If you have a fishing question or want to check out what fellow fisho's think on a particular fishing topic, visit our fishing forums.

Fishing hints, tips and techniques

Check out our 'How to' section and there's plenty of new articles in our fishing Advice and Information section. Softbaiting? Here's a list with links to many of our softbaiting articles.

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New Gulp Swimming Mullet colours

23 August 2017

With the built-in action of the curl tail, Gulp! Swimming Mullets have a proven track record across a variety of species, including snapper, trevally, gurnard, john dory and kahawai.

New Edge Octoflash rigs

22 August 2017
Edge Fishing has added two new colours to its popular Octoflash rig range. ...

Shimano Coltsniper Wonderfall jigs

21 August 2017
Shimano’s versatile Coltsniper Wonderfall Jigs are specifically engineered to suspend longer when dropping through...

C Point Hooks Value Pack

20 August 2017
Black Magic’s C Point hook is recognised as one of the best performing Japanese-made hooks on the market...

Pro Dive’s Dive Torch

19 August 2017
Pro Dive is pleased to launch a new compact LED Dive Torch....

Latest Articles

Daiwa Saltist 6500H review

August 2017

Mark Kitteridge reviews the Daiwa Saltist 6500H

Inchiku & kabura lure fishing techniques

August 2017
Fishing guide and charter boat skipper Nik Key spends a great deal of his time with clients targeting Hauraki Gulf snapp...

Light tackle fishing

August 2017
Last month Jim O’Brien covered the ultra-light tackle choices made by crack Wellington WSAC club members Steve Ree...

Seabird Safety

August 2017
Dave Turner from Director Fisheries Management explains how we can minimze the amount of accidental seabird catches...

Kayak fishing for GT's

August 2017
Super-keen kayaker Jai Sanders is enticed by the lure of tropical monsters – and finds himself enjoying great succ...

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