The Fishing Website

Fishing.net.nz has everything you need to know about fishing. You'll find fishing reports, fishing tips, fishing charters and plenty of fishing advice, hints and techniques on everything from snapper fishing to gamefishing on The Fishing Website. New Zealand has world-leading striped marlin and yellowtail kingfish fisheries as well as superb recreational fishing for snapper, kingfishkahawai, tarakihi, trevally, blue cod, john dory, gurnard, hāpuku and bass, trout and salmon. If you have a fishing question or want to check out what fellow fishos think on a particular fishing topic, visit our fishing forums.

 

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Bouillabaisse with Winter Vegetables Recipe

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Bouillabaisse with Winter Vegetables recipe from Everybody Eats...
XBraid Review

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Grant Dixon reviews XBRAID's new X8 braid - casting distance and sink rate were impressive....

Snapper Fishing with Bait and Berley

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How to catch snapper using bait and berley in winter...

How to Get the Most from Your Filleting Knife

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A quality knife is within reach of practically any budget, and here are some key things to look out for....

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Saltwater Fishing Reports
Raglan Fishing Report - 14/06/24

Snapper the mainstay There are plenty of good-sized, healthy snapper out there from 60m all... Read More >

14 Jun 2024
Saltwater Fishing Reports
Northland Fishing Report - 14/06/24

Snapper in close and bluenose out wide We are well into winter now, the air... Read More >

14 Jun 2024
Saltwater Fishing Reports
Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 14/06/24

Gurnard, anyone? Although we’ve been hamstrung by some wind from the northerly quarter of late,... Read More >

14 Jun 2024
Saltwater Fishing Reports
Top of the South Fishing Report - 14/06/24

Kingfish fishery healthy Unfortunately, work has prevented me from getting out over the last couple... Read More >

14 Jun 2024

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smudge

We also had the pleasure of hosting Wayno and his mate Barry, Wayne has fished this 9 times and travels from Whakatane. He also brings terakihi,...

Something to do on a rainy Wednesday
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smudge

Be great to catch up Phantom. If I can go to Whangaparaoa to fish (it's been awhile) you have 45mins less travel than I had . J/K...

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Kandrew

You can get folding ones it you cut the pipe down so when you fold it down it should be lower than the rod holders...

Manukau Harbour & West Coast fishing
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piwikiwi

Solid paddle Jeremy!...

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Latest News

Fisheries Prosecutions Roundup

19 June 2024

Not following the rules for gathering shellfish has cost some recreational fishers thousands of dollars in fines....
Latest Fishing Reports - 14/06/24

14 June 2024

The latest fishing reports from around New Zealand - brought to you by Mercury Marine....
Export NZ Fishing Competition Prize Boat Winner

14 June 2024

Carla Goudie, a keen landbased angler from the Waikato, has driven away with The Export NZ Fishing Competition 2023/24 season prize boat!...
Proposed Temporary Closure for Harvesting Mussels

13 June 2024

Te Rūnanga o Ngāti Awa has requested a two-year closure over an area within Ōhiwa Harbour to the harvest of mussels....