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Predict Wind App on Raymarine Axiom MFDs

21 October 2019

Owners of Raymarine Axiom Multi-Function Displays can now access popular PredictWind high-resolution forecasts using either Wi-Fi or mobile data...

Congratulations Jason Riedinger - 2019 NZ Fishing News Ultimate Marine Makeover WINNER announcement!

20 October 2019
NZ Fishing News congratulates Jason and his family on their win and thanks the several hundred readers who took the time...

Update from Absolute Marine: maXtec Hydraulic Steering

19 October 2019
Corey Aucamp, Absolute Marine’s National Sales Manager, recently returned from Factory Training in South Korea whe...

DB Export NZ Fishing Competition - September's lucky angler winner!

18 October 2019
Congratulations to John Currie on taking out the DB Export New Zealand Fishing Competition's lucky angler draw for Septe...

Kaiapoi man fined for taking paua from banned Kaikura area

17 October 2019
A man has been fined $1,250 after admitting to taking p?ua from an area on the Kaik?ura coast, closed after the 2017 ear...

Latest Articles

How to overnight fish in a small boat

October 2019

Fishing is a strange thing – it can make perfectly lucid people put themselves in extremely uncomfortable situations just for a chance at that dream catch, writes Nick Jones.

Fast and spicy Bluenose recipe

October 2019
From Sea to Sizzle columnist Bea Bagnall developed this spicy bluenose recipe......

Baltic 150N Legend PFD Review

October 2019
When I first began boating in the late 1950s, our family cabin cruiser, a 17ft Augustin named Jan Shiree after my sister...

How to catch snapper in shallow water

October 2019
While I love the Hauraki Gulf and the superb snapper fishing it offers, I do sometimes get a little bored with its one-d...

Using spin rods for freshwater fishing

October 2019
Greg Morton has experienced his fair share of new gear over the years, including the ever-evolving spin set-up…...

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