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, 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

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...

Expert Tips for Topwater Fishing

February 2024

Grant Dixon talks to the experts about their tips and tricks for topwater fishing...

Balex Dock - THE Solution for the Marina, Waterway, or Lake

February 2024

The Balex Dock is a customised floating solution that will keep your boat out of the water and give you a controlled launch and retrieve every...

Fishing Reports Visit Reports

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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Whangarei Harbour report.
in Fishing Reports
32 minutes ago
MB

So many fish around at the moment. The only times I've struggled is when I've pushed out to deep water only to come and catch fish...

The Nationals
in The Briny Bar
11 hours ago
smudge

For many years I've wanted to fish The Nationals. I have spent a day or two fishing that event in the past but I keep promising...

Manukau Harbour & West Coast fishing
in Fishing Reports
11 hours ago
smudge

Wait until April. IMO snapper are at their very best by then. Great to see that already. Our best snapper bait recently has bee Jack mackerel,...

Are NACL Lures Still Trading?
in Popper and Topwater Fishing
13 hours ago
spin king

Received my order today, he added in another for the muck around, love his lures hope his customer service changes...

Dumped or torn net??
in The Briny Bar
13 hours ago
brmbrm

Should beCould beWon't beI suspect the current government will not be at all adverse to upgrading catch and maximise $$$...

Latest News

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....
Gamefish Roundup - Striped Marlin Action Running Hot

16 February 2024

We're seeing one of the best starts to the Kiwi gamefish season on record. Grant Dixon has provided an exciting roundup....