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Yellowfin Tuna Techniques - Part III

September 2022

Mark Kitteridge shares his hard-earned knowledge after three decades of chasing the elusive and majestic yellowfin tuna. This issue he looks at jigging techniques - Part...
Kingfish - A Personal Best Story

September 2022

In the March issue, our reader’s story was contributed by Blenheim’s Jason Anderson, who paid tribute to his partner Laura Solomon’s ability to nail great PB...

Moon Tide Fishing Season's Highlights

September 2022

As series two of Moon Tide Fishing draws closer to an end, presenter Nori Martin thought it would be appropriate to reflect on some of the...

Bait and Berley Tips for Straylining

September 2022

In the second part of Hayden Speed’s look at straylining techniques, he covers boat placement, currents, bait, and berley deployment....

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Raglan Fishing Report - 22/09/22

Big snapper turn up on west coast With springtime here, the big snapper have turned... Read More >

Canterbury Fishing Report - 22/09/22

Salmon action at Kaikoura Once again, the weather has been settled over the past two... Read More >

Turangi - Taupo Fishing Report - 22/09/22

Tongariro Floods clearing away the snags We have had yet another big flood come through... Read More >

Tauranga Fishing Report - 22/09/22

Deep water species few and far between Regrettably, there’s not a lot happening with the... Read More >

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Oy - why's the top menu bar disappeared?
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The top menu bar, which gave drop-down menus, has disappeared. I would like it back....

Controlling your drift with a Minkota i-Pilot
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It may be obvious to long term users, but I think you have to press the propeller button before the plus and minus buttons to get...

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Yeah. … l’d back you on that 30kg king on 10000 saragosa especially on a smaller  private boat , where can do what you like, as...

Lowrance HDS Carbon - Dual Chirp Transducer
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Hi Riga, I bought a TM260 as came down to price. It is a lowrance model but not blue plug and looks like it will fit...

Out With The over 12's & Under 20's
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Latest News

NZ's Latest Fishing Reports - 22/09/22

23 September 2022

Check out the latest fishing reports from around NZ including; Hauraki Gulf, Bream Bay, Raglan, Tauranga, Taupo & Canterbury!...
Detention For Illegal Online Crayfish Sales

18 September 2022

An Auckland pair, caught with 222 crayfish from Mahia that they intended to sell on the black market, have been sentenced to five months’ Community Detention...
Lusty & Blundell picks up Exploding Fish Agency

16 September 2022

Lusty and Blundell is to distribute the innovative Exploding Fish rotating rod holder range in New Zealand and throughout the South Pacific....
Courts Busy With Fisheries Offenders

14 September 2022

The illegal harvesting of rock lobster, snapper, cockles, pāua and mussels was at the centre of the more serious offences prosecuted by the Ministry for Primary...