Fishing Hints Tips and 'How to' articles

Thanks to NZ Fishing News and a number of fishing journalists, we have been able to bring you a great range of 'How to' articles. There's a lot to learn about fishing and the more you know, the more you realise just how much you don't! 

Want to learn how to tie a specific rig, click here. For our complete section on how to target individual species click here.

Hapuka & Bass fishing techniques
September 2017

Contributor Jed Radaly has spent a lot of time targeting wreckfish, the collecti... Read More >

Softbait fishing - longer rods
September 2017

Super-keen soft-baiter Mark Kitteridge loves fishing with longer than usual soft... Read More >

Simple kayak fiishing part 2
September 2017

John Eichelsheim dealt with choosing a kayak and the basic components involved, ... Read More >

Single vs double hook rigs
September 2017

The more, the merrier? Adam Clancey makes some good points about using single an... Read More >

Salmon Fishing
September 2017

Adrian Bell reveals why knowing too much can sometimes be a handicap when it com... Read More >

Fishing Basics - getting started part 1
August 2017

After many years spent on the water, often in the company of experienced anglers... Read More >

Inchiku & kabura lure fishing techniques
August 2017

Fishing guide and charter boat skipper Nik Key spends a great deal of his time w... Read More >

Light tackle fishing
August 2017

Jim O’Brien looks at fish-fighting strategies and the ethics involved with... Read More >

Kayak fishing for GT's
August 2017

Super-keen kayaker Jai Sanders is enticed by the lure of tropical monsters &ndas... Read More >

Trout fishing spots in the south island
August 2017

The prospect of a new Mainland trout season still gets writer Peter Langlands fi... Read More >

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