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.

Jigging from a kayak
January 2017

Herb Spannagl uncovers the hidden potential of jigging from a kayak... Read More >

Making the most of your catch
January 2017

Peter Langlands – our very own Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall – urges u... Read More >

Land-based fishing for kingfish
December 2016

Andy Macleod sings the praises of ‘rat’ kings, and suggests ways of ... Read More >

Making berley
December 2016

It might be messy and smelly and a bit of a hassle to deploy sometimes, but Adam... Read More >

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Top 10 Tips for Holiday Fishing Success
December 2016

Here's our top ten tips for sucess during holidays when there's many more e... Read More >

Spooling Reels
December 2016

Keeping a firm, even pressure on a line spool when loading line – braid or... Read More >

Saltwater Flyfishing and matching the hatch
December 2016

Keen swoffer Craig Worthington is reminded that there’s often no need to g... Read More >

What scents work best for fishing
December 2016

Rounding out this series on fishes’ sense of smell, Sam Mossman looks into... Read More >

Kayak fishing - tackle options and tips
December 2016

Surely few kayakers would be as well prepared as Stephen Tapp? However, he also ... Read More >

Spearfishing kingfish
November 2016

Darren Shields believes kingfish are one of the easier fish to hunt due to their... Read More >

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