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.

Surfcasting tips for beach and rock
March 2017

Surfcasting and rock fishing are the two main branches of the land-based saltwat... Read More >

How to catch Blue Cod
March 2017

We might be able to hear the reactive screeches of outrage from up here; Mark Ki... Read More >

Catching Snapper on lures
March 2017

Keen lure fisherman John Eichelsheim won’t be limited by fishing for snapp... Read More >

Fitting out a dive boat
March 2017

The highly experienced and pragmatic Darren Shields shares his thoughts on funct... Read More >

New Zealand catch history
March 2017

In a landmark study by highly-respected New Zealand and international researcher... Read More >

Catching kingfish on salt fly tackle
March 2017

Adrian Bell is lured away from productive salmon fishing by an exciting new oppo... Read More >

Fishing tips - change tactics
February 2017

Adam Clancey finds the key to consistent success often involves the ability to a... Read More >

How to Catch Kahawai
February 2017

Mainland based contributor Tony Orman has a confession to make. He has done much... Read More >

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Catching marlin from a jetski
February 2017

Blain Pollock might be relatively new to the world of jet-ski fishing, but he su... Read More >

How to catch trevally
February 2017

Hard fighting, good looking, tasty, and often taking a bit of finesse to catch, ... Read More >

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