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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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Latest News

Win a Daiwa Salt Water Tackle Pack with Balex

30 August 2016

Head over to the Balex website to enter the competition to win a Daiwa Salt Water Tackle Pack (value $250). 

Shimano's Ocean Rose rods

29 August 2016
The Shimano Ocean Rose range of rods are designed for women and have been extensively tested by many of New Zealand&rsqu...

Flambeau Waterproof Satchel with Zerust

28 August 2016
American tackle storage company Flambeau has released a tackle container with a waterproof gasket to keep the elements a...

News and Reports from Fishing.net.nz

27 August 2016
Here's the latest fishing reports, news and special offers from the team at Fishing.net.nz...

New Super Comfort Series Lifejacket from Hutchwilco

26 August 2016
Hutchwilco Limited has released the new and improved version of their popular manual inflation lifejacket, now called th...


Latest Articles

Paddle crabs for bait

August 2016

Paddles are also effective on several of our most desirable surfcasting species, including snapper, trevally, moki, gurnard and elephantfish (as well as spotty sharks, of course).

Do fish become lure shy

August 2016
Are we training fish to avoid lures through conditioning? Alan Bulmer looks into the controversial issue surrounding 'ea...

Softbait fishing techniques 2016 Pt II

August 2016
In the first part of the Softbait fishing techniques 2016 series, we dealt with the tackle basics required, reliabl...

Micro-jigging combos

August 2016
Micro-jigging is the latest lure-fishing craze to hit New Zealand shores. John Eichelsheim examines a few micro-jigging ...

Snapper Spring Rolls

August 2016
Bea Bagnall shares her recipe for snapper spring rolls, perfect for entertaining!...

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