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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, kahawai, terakihi, trevally, blue cod, john dory, gurnard, hapuka & 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 discussion forums.

Fishing hints, tips and techniques

Check out our 'How to' section and there's plenty of new articles in our Advice and Information section. Softbaiting? Here's a list with links to many of our softbaiting articles. For tips and instruction on how to use slow-pitch jigs click here

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Latest Articles

Kayak fishing - using jigs and hard-bodied lures

April 2015

Snapper are active predators, so versatile lure fishermen will find ways to catch them in all sorts of circumstances..

Slow pitch jigging

April 2015
Paul Senior talks about slow-pitch jigging....

Tips for Fishing in Shallow Water

April 2015
Casting ripples at Rangaunu Harbour. ...

Introduction to jetski fishing

March 2015
A properly setup ’ski provides everything necessary for a day’s fishing.  ...

Fishing Deeper Waters from a Kayak

March 2015
The challenges of fishing deeper waters from a kayak....


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