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The Fishing Website has fishing reports, fishing tips, fishing charters and plenty of fishing advice, hints and techniques on everything from snapper fishing to gamefishing.

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.

Fishing hints, tips and techniques

Check out our 'How to' section and there's plenty of new articles in our fishing Advice and Information section. Softbaiting? Here's a list with links to many of our softbaiting articles.

2018 Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show Grand Prize

This year’s Grand Prize Package will be the highest value must-be-won prize ever offered at any boat show anywhere in the world! Get your tickets here.


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Latest News

Adam Royter at the Hutchwilco Boat Show

24 April 2018

Pure Fishing will have Adam Royter representing Berkley and Abu Garcia product at the Hutchwilco NZ Boat Show as part of the Top Catch Master Class.

Mercury has great story to tell at this year's Hutchwilco Boat Show

23 April 2018
Mercury Marine will be back at the 2018 Hutchwilco NZ Boat show in their own right – and have they got a story to ...

#KAOS on Shimano stand at the Hutchwilco Boat Show

22 April 2018
A line-up of new releases is set to cause chaos on the Shimano stand this year....

What's your next travel&co adventure?

21 April 2018
It’s about you and what you love to do! And at travel&co we know that means heading out to sea and chasing mar...

Full walkaround option for Extreme 795 at the Boat Show

20 April 2018
The Extreme 795 Centre Cab is one of several innovative new models to showcase a range of new features on the Extreme Bo...

Latest Articles

Kokoda recipe with Kahawai

April 2018

Sam Mossman shares a recipe for delicious Kahawai Kokoda

Tairua Ramp Review

April 2018
Tairua has two boat ramps. The original one is located near the Tairua-Pauanui Sport Fishing Club’s facilities on ...

Kayak fishing - a different rig

April 2018
Herb Spannagl is renowned for his pragmatic approach to all things fishing, and isn’t afraid to mix things up to g...

Autumn Snapper fishing in the Hauraki Gulf

April 2018
The weather might be cooling, but Nik Key is happy because the fishing at this time of year can be red hot!...

Sulphur Point - Tauranga Harbour

April 2018
Sulphur Point is often a busy place, especially over the summer months......

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