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IGFA Releases the 2020 World Record Game Fishes Book

06 June 2020

The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) recently announced the release of the highly anticipated 2020 World Record Game Fishes book, the world’s most definitive publication of recreational angling records and the organization’s signature membership benefit.

Share your fishing/diving photos and win!

05 June 2020
Every month, NZ Fishing News magazine hosts competitions for the best fishing and diving photos. Enter yours now to go i...

LegaSea launch 'Rescue Fish'

04 June 2020
Restoring abundance to New Zealand’s coastal fisheries and stimulating regional economies are two objectives of th...

IGFA Announces Rule Change on Dropper Flies

03 June 2020
The International Game Fish Association (IGFA) recently announced a change to its International Angling Rules, which are...

BRP Discontinues Evinrude Outboard Production

02 June 2020
It will come as a shock to anyone who has Evirude on their transom but  BRP has decided to discontinue Evinrud...


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Dawn vs Dusk: What's the best time to Fish?

June 2020

Nick Jones from Hauraki Express charters investigates whether dawn or dusk is the best time to fish.

How to Set Up Trailer Boats for Gamefishing

June 2020
Nick Patrick talks us through the basics of getting a trailer boat set up for gamefishing. The necessary fishing equipme...

How To Catch Bluenose

June 2020
Winter is a good time to fish for bluenose, one of New Zealand's best-eating deepwater table fish....

How to make the most of winter kayak fishing

June 2020
The drop in temperature in winter brings many amazing fishing opportunities, with trophy snapper on offer right up ...

How to catch bluenose and bass

June 2020
Autumn is one of the best times for fishing, especially for the deep-water species like bluenose and bass. Keep an eye o...

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