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Snapper and Blue Moki From a Kayak

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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...

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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
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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
Freshwater Fishing Reports
Canterbury Fishing Report - 22/02/24

Various methods render good results Freshwater The Rakaia Salmon Fishing Competition is on this weekend,... Read More >

22 Feb 2024
Saltwater Fishing Reports
Top of the South Fishing Report - 22/02/24

Striped marlin hooked in Tasman Bay! There is a buzz around most of the country... Read More >

22 Feb 2024

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Whangarei Harbour report.
in Fishing Reports
8 hours ago

For me it's not about limits , it's about relaxing, having a beer and sharing anything i may catch with those who aren't able to catch...

The lure colours have changed this year
in Soft Bait Fishing
9 hours ago

yeah agree my go to colours for soft baits but even they haven’t been as productive as normal, might be just a hard time of the...

in Freshwater Fishing reports
10 hours ago

Good stuff Redfinger. Most people would be stoked with that outcome ...

Harbour fishing
in Yak Yak Yak
10 hours ago

Is anyone looking for a kayak fishing buddy in Whangarei ?...

In search of Tuatua
in Northland
14 hours ago

My family spent 30 amazing years in and around Langs Beach back in it's hayday of the late 60's/70's onwards. As a small child I would...

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Latest Fishing Reports - 23/02/24

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The latest fishing reports from around New Zealand - brought to you by Mercury Marine....
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Gamefish Roundup - Striped Marlin Action Running Hot

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