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Latest News

Marsden Cove Hosting Major Northland Contest

17 September 2021

One of the features of the Century Batteries Reel Legends Fishing competition is the auction of the Ford Ranger XLT utility, starting with a one-dollar reserve...

Mercury 1st Mate: Protect Your Assets

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Notable Trophy Mounts For Sale

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Alain Jorion is hoping the trophies will go to places where they can be admired by many – sports stores, restauran...

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Latest Articles

Choosing the Right Hook - Part 4: Gamefishing

September 2021

Mark Kitteridge continues to discuss some of the diverse roles played by the humble hook, and how to get the best from these relatively small but essential items when gamefishing. 

Setting Up a 450 Extreme for Fishing

September 2021
Most of Tony Orton's fishing career has seen him running boats from 25ft right up to 82ft long. What they all have had i...

Black Magic Hyperglide 13x Braid – As Smooth as Silk

September 2021
Black Magic Tackle has just released a specialist casting braid in an extensive PE rating/breaking strain range......

Mariner Insurance – Locally Owned, Operated and In-tune

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You don’t even have to be out at sea for disaster to strike. And when it does, you want your insurance company rig...

Far North Fishing

September 2021
Josh Darby headed to the Far North to chase snapper, and found plenty of his target species. Josh shares the story of hi...

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