Spearfishing and Freediving

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Welcome to the dive section of the Fishing Website. For an introduction to freediving and spearfishing click here.
 
There's also plenty of articles on freediving and spearfishing here, or for a little debate and lively discussion on a whole host of informative underwater topics in our discussion forums:

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DIVER EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN NEW ZEALAND

Dial: 09-445-8454 or 0800-4DES-111 [0800-4337 111]
In all other emergencies Dial 111

Dive

 
Welcome to the dive section of the Fishing Website. Check out our introduction to freediving and spearfishing thanks to the good guys at Ocean Hunter.  The article on getting started in this fantantastic sport is here.
 
There's also plenty of articles on freediving and spearfishing here, or for a little debate and lively discussion  on a whole host of informative underwater topics in our discussion forums:

DIVER EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN NEW ZEALAND


Dial: 09-445-8454 or 0800-4DES-111 [0800-4337 111] 
In all other emergencies Dial 111

- See more at: /index.cfm/pageid/8/ViewPage/Dive#sthash.urrddi9Q.dpuf

Dive

 
Welcome to the dive section of the Fishing Website. Check out our introduction to freediving and spearfishing thanks to the good guys at Ocean Hunter.  The article on getting started in this fantantastic sport is here.
 
There's also plenty of articles on freediving and spearfishing here, or for a little debate and lively discussion  on a whole host of informative underwater topics in our discussion forums:

DIVER EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN NEW ZEALAND


Dial: 09-445-8454 or 0800-4DES-111 [0800-4337 111] 
In all other emergencies Dial 111

- See more at: /index.cfm/pageid/8/ViewPage/Dive#sthash.urrddi9Q.dpuf

Dive

 
Welcome to the dive section of the Fishing Website. Check out our introduction to freediving and spearfishing thanks to the good guys at Ocean Hunter.  The article on getting started in this fantantastic sport is here.
 
There's also plenty of articles on freediving and spearfishing here, or for a little debate and lively discussion  on a whole host of informative underwater topics in our discussion forums:

DIVER EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN NEW ZEALAND


Dial: 09-445-8454 or 0800-4DES-111 [0800-4337 111] 
In all other emergencies Dial 111

- See more at: /index.cfm/pageid/8/ViewPage/Dive#sthash.urrddi9Q.dpuf

Dive

 
Welcome to the dive section of the Fishing Website. Check out our introduction to freediving and spearfishing thanks to the good guys at Ocean Hunter.  The article on getting started in this fantantastic sport is here.
 
There's also plenty of articles on freediving and spearfishing here, or for a little debate and lively discussion  on a whole host of informative underwater topics in our discussion forums:

DIVER EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN NEW ZEALAND


Dial: 09-445-8454 or 0800-4DES-111 [0800-4337 111] 
In all other emergencies Dial 111

- See more at: /index.cfm/pageid/8/ViewPage/Dive#sthash.urrddi9Q.dpuf

Dive

 
Welcome to the dive section of the Fishing Website. Check out our introduction to freediving and spearfishing thanks to the good guys at Ocean Hunter.  The article on getting started in this fantantastic sport is here.
 
There's also plenty of articles on freediving and spearfishing here, or for a little debate and lively discussion  on a whole host of informative underwater topics in our discussion forums:

DIVER EMERGENCY NUMBERS IN NEW ZEALAND


Dial: 09-445-8454 or 0800-4DES-111 [0800-4337 111] 
In all other emergencies Dial 111

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Winter Spearfishing: How to Improvise
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Spearfishing With Darren Shields
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Spearfishing Boarfish
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Boarfish are a striking species on most spearo's catch lists, but they're not always easily accessible, explains Darren Shields. Here, he provides an overview of the... Read More >

Keeping Warm for Winter Diving
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For spearos, winter always poses a problem – they can't leave the rod in the holder and hide in the cabin like boat fishermen. But according... Read More >

Winter Spearfishing: Part 2
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Dan Westerkamp finishes his two-part series on cold water spearfishing with some sound advice about when and where to dive during the variable winter months.... Read More >

The Gun, the Fish and the Dish
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Winter Spearfishing: Part 1
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Winter's coming, which is a daunting prospect for the NZ-bound spearos who usually escape our colder months. In part one of his series on winter spearfishing,... Read More >

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