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You'll find fishing reports, fishing tips, fishing charters and plenty of fishing advice, hints and techniques on everything from snapper fishing to gamefishing on The Fishing Website. New Zealand has world-leading striped marlin and yellowtail kingfish fisheries as well as superb recreational fishing for snapper, kingfishkahawai, terakihi, trevally, blue cod, john dory, gurnard, hapuku & bass, trout & salmon. If you have a fishing question or want to check out what fellow fisho's think on a particular fishing topic, visit our fishing forums.

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Win a Surtees boat with CARTERS!

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Carters and Surtees Boats have teamed up to give one lucky person the chance to win a Workmate 540 Hardtop, valued at $70,000.

Berkley Powerbait Giant Ripple Shad

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DB Export NZ Fishing Comp update: New year, same comp!

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Tica Flash Cast spin reel

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Yellowtail kingfish tournament - 50 years of history

January 2020

Hosted annually by the Bay of Islands Swordfish Club, the iconic light tackle Yellowtail Tournament marked a major milestone in June 2019, celebrating 50 years since its inception in 1970. 

Top-water techniques for fighting big fish

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Steiner binoculars review

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If you think you’ve seen it all, then you might just need to think again. We recently had the pleasure of test-dri...

Selecting leader and trace - Part 3

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In the third part of Mark Kitteridge’s series about the wide-ranging roles performed by leaders/traces, he looks a...

ITM Hook me up! The new fishing show format

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