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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...

Softbaiting Techniques For The Shallows

January 2022

Josh Darby’s preferred fishing style is casting soft-baits into shallow, kelpy territory, and as can be expected, he now knows a thing or two about pulling...

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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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My Opinion is , Hull design of trailer boats gave away 30 years of hull design learning,  by the likes of  Hunt,  the Haines brothers, and ...

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Wow - thanks FA. That is awesome footage.I don't know how the camera people get set up to catch that stuff. Real challenge.I have seen mahi...

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Ok. I think I have an as new Tyrnos 30 stashed away somewhere. I'll hunt it out and PM you. Cheers....

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Awesome - thanks Grant.That fish means a lot more to him that it would me.That pic went as far afield as Canada apparently.Alan...

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Yes Barry, Puhoi kayak hire is not far from the public lookout or pub.Will give it try again next time if else where not ideal for...

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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....
Be in to win...

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Summer is here, and with it will no doubt come plenty of fresh fish to the dinner table. To help our subscribers prep their valuable catch,...
Lusty & Blundell becomes authorised Victron Repair Centre

12 January 2022

Lusty & Blundell will perform both investigation, warranty assessment and the repair of any Victron product within New Zealand or supplied to their wider dealer network...