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This week's Fishing Podcast

It's all about slow pitch lures on this week's NZ Fishing Podcast! Our good mate Grant Bittle from Catch Fishing talks through all the variations, how they work, and what's made them so popular in New Zealand over the past decade. Markus Church from Shimano joins us to talk about the new Shimano Docan Sliders and Ray Burge from the Coastguard gives us part two of our Summer Safety Series - lifejackets.

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Raymarine's new Element sonar

23 January 2019

With breakthrough six-channel sonar and HyperVision CHIRP technology, Raymarine’s new Element sonar claims the sharpest images ever of the underwater world; three times the clarity of conventional sonars.

Wettie 3mm Super-Stretch Long Johns

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Wettie’s new-design multipurpose long johns are made in the nicest material they could get their hands on....

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Davco hydraulic foredeck cranes

20 January 2019
Davco has expanded their popular range of Slimline foredeck cranes to include a compact new 350kg model with remote cont...

Dockmate delivers wireless control

19 January 2019
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Fishing success for newbies

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 Ben Francis suggests ways to ensure fishing guests enjoy a great time with you.

Using sea life to find fish

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Writer Peter ‘PJ’ Jones considers the various seabirds and dolphins to be his friends – and valuable i...

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