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Amphibious FC 635HTA Boat Review

January 2022

Convenience is key to the recently released FC635 HT amphibious version according to its new owner Brian King. Grant Blair reviewed the latest offering from FC...
The Double Hook Snapper Rig

January 2022

Are you puzzled by how particular hook styles suit specific roles and techniques and why it can be so important to choose particular hook sizes? Mark...

Planning a Fishing Trip

January 2022

Sometimes you just get lucky and the fish virtually catch themselves; most of the time, however, planning is key to a great day’s fishing. Charter operator...

Measuring up it is all about choice

January 2022

In the nearly 30 years I have been with the magazine, I have seen a quantum leap in the attitude of our readership and the public...

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Bream Bay Fishing Report - January 13th, 2022

Fish the contour lines As is expected at this time of the year, the fishing... Read More >

Raglan Fishing Report - January 13th, 2022

Snapper now in closer Summer fishing is upon us well and truly. The snapper are... Read More >

Tauranga Fishing Report - January 13th, 2022

Water temperature hotting up Wow this climate change is sure working to the max with... Read More >

Manukau/West Coast Fishing - January 13th, 2022

Trophy snapper great way to celebrate 70th!                 ... Read More >

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in The Boat Shed
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Mattoo s hits the nail on the head....espec in the summarySo is there a best hull shape.No.But there are boats out there that will be great...

Handlines at Huia live baiting for kingfish
in The Captain Morgan Briny Bar
2 hours ago

Yup that's all sorted now poor bugger, , iv seen you there a few times myself just hadn't approached you,...

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Gamefishing Updates - Manukau to Ahipara
in The Work-Up
2 hours ago

Anyone heading out west this weekend , going to go out the kaipara Sunday . Any news out there ? Cheers...

MPI: Fishing regulations change consultation
in The Captain Morgan Briny Bar
3 hours ago

Reduce longlines to 10 hooks maximum. Ban all set netting. Increase minimum fines.Kingfish limit reduced to 2 per person and size limit reduced to 700mm.Finfish bag...

Who's been saltwater fly fishing? The Tropics
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3 hours ago

Intend to Will, but a lot can happen in just over a week, esp as this govt isn't given to sending early signals. Half expecting to...

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Early season marlin madness

19 January 2022

Looking at the numbers coming through the NZSFC’s affiliated clubs, you would think this update was from the middle of the season, not just the start....
Seismic surge creates havoc in Tutukaka

18 January 2022

The Whangarei deep Sea anglers Club was looking forward to a busy tournament programme this summer, but a tsunami and resulting surge caused by volcanic activity...
Raymarine Trailer Boat Tournament 2022

17 January 2022

With 10 days to go, it’s time to start eyeing the weather, assembling your crew, and hitting up the local tackle store for supplies and intel....
Viking Kayaks Factory Fire

14 January 2022

A fire tragically destroyed the Viking Kayaks factory in Matamata....