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Wettie 'Kingi' 120L Chilly Bin

21 April 2019

The biggest bin in Wettie’s range, the ‘Kingi’ is a great size to keep on the boat.

TT lures hidden-weight jig head

20 April 2019
The New TT lures hidden-weight jig head is designed especially for freshwater......

Kai Ika project surpassed a major milestone

19 April 2019
The Kai Ika Project surpassed a major milestone in March having distributed 30,000kg of fish offcuts – which previ...

Tench return to Timaru

18 April 2019
After a ten-year absence, tench have returned to Timaru’s Centennial Park Lake, offering anglers a challenging new...

Cambell Hoole Shimano Last Man Standing

17 April 2019
Gisborne’s Cambell Hoole was the winner of this summer’s Shimano Last Man Standing promotion, winning a full...


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Catching big snapper on small lures

April 2019

 With kingfish getting hard to find in his usual haunts, Jason Neute visits the Far North to hunt some big snapper.

How to select a trailer boat part 2

April 2019
 Sam Mossman continues his series on what to consider when looking for a new boat....

How much drag to use

April 2019
John Eichelsheim asks how much drag pressure is too much – or too little…...

Using GoPro while fishing part 2

April 2019
 GoPro expert Ben Brown explains how you can get stunning video and still images while out fishing....

Latest tackle from Daiwa

April 2019
NZFN’s Sam Mossman and Grant Dixon took the opportunity to join Scott Malcon from Daiwa distributors Brittain Wyny...

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