The Fishing Website 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, hapuku & bass, trout & salmon. If you have a fishing question or want to check out what fellow fisho's think on a particular fishing topic, visit our fishing forums.


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Latest Articles

How To Fish with Dropper Rigs

March 2024

Adam Clancey shares his tips for fishing with dropper rigs...
Meiho Bucket Mouth Tackle Boxes

February 2024

Nick Jones reviews the Meiho Bucket Mouth Tackle Boxes...

Snapper and Blue Moki From a Kayak

February 2024

Blair Whiting discusses kayak fishing at Kapiti Island for snapper and blue moki...

Crayfish Rolls

February 2024

A recipe for crayfish rolls is shared...

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Freshwater Fishing Reports
Rotorua Fishing Report - 23/02/24

Experienced anglers can catch 50+ fish a day It would be fair to say the Rotorua... Read More >

23 Feb 2024
Saltwater Fishing Reports
Raglan Fishing Report - 22/02/24

Snapper and gamefish on the menu The usual areas both north and south around the... Read More >

22 Feb 2024
Saltwater Fishing Reports
Bay of Islands Fishing Report - 22/02/24

Softbaiting in the wash providing the goods The weather has been great but the fishing... Read More >

22 Feb 2024
Saltwater Fishing Reports
Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 22/02/24

Clouds of anchovies providing a feast Whether you love or loathe eating anchovies yourself, they... Read More >

22 Feb 2024

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The lure colours have changed this year
in Soft Bait Fishing
2 hours ago

Good post TKK. I've long thought that the reason that orange/red lures are so successful is because these colours are the first to disappear underwater.I remember...

Tagging recaptures
in The Briny Bar
3 hours ago

That's pretty cool! It grew a cm per month in the harbour and didn't have to go to far either. Nice work!...

Tail lights issue on the trailer
in The Boat Shed
19 hours ago

Glad you located the problem....

Manukau Harbour & West Coast fishing
in Fishing Reports
23 hours ago

The conditions on Friday were beautiful. The water was dirty and murky, with a lot of debris floating around.  But the fishing was hard! I had to really look...

Auckland Yakkers
in Yak Yak Yak
46 hours ago
Hard Yakker

Nice looking fish BB, and a good way to spend the last day of Summer. ...

Latest News

World's Largest Billfish Tournament in Whitianga

01 March 2024

The Kubota Classic Billfish Tournament is pegged as the largest fishing tournament of its kind in the world with 420 boats participating and it's taking place...
Latest Fishing Reports - 23/02/24

23 February 2024

The latest fishing reports from around New Zealand - brought to you by Mercury Marine....
Boats Galore and a Big Announcement at the Hutchwilco Boat Show

23 February 2024

2024 will be the year of launches and announcements at the Hutchwilco NZ Boat Show, with new boats and established brands showcased side-by-side....
Cox Marine 350 - The Latest Addition to Cox Marine's V8 Family

21 February 2024

Cox Marine introduces the newest member of its product line-up, the Cox Marine 350, the latest in The V8 family....