Fishing Hints Tips and 'How to' articles

Thanks to NZ Fishing News and a number of fishing journalists, we have been able to bring you a great range of 'How to' articles. There's a lot to learn about fishing and the more you know, the more you realise just how much you don't! 

Want to learn how to tie a specific rig, click here. For our complete section on how to target individual species click here.

Catching big snapper on small lures
April 2019

 With kingfish getting hard to find in his usual haunts, Jason Neute visits... Read More >

How to select a trailer boat part 2
April 2019

 Sam Mossman continues his series on what to consider when looking for a ne... Read More >

How much drag to use
April 2019

John Eichelsheim asks how much drag pressure is too much – or too little&h... Read More >

Using GoPro while fishing part 2
April 2019

 GoPro expert Ben Brown explains how you can get stunning video and still i... Read More >

Restraining fish
April 2019

Once you hook a fish, if you are not out-matched, don’t make serious error... Read More >

Successful berley surf casting tips part 4
April 2019

This fourth and final instalment sees Bruce Basher venture even deeper into the ... Read More >

How to fillet large fish
April 2019

Recently, writer Adam Clancey was asked by a mate, “Where do you get a mar... Read More >

Tips to catch more fish
April 2019

 Fish can be very elusive; Adam Clancey provides plenty of good tips to hel... Read More >

How to select the right fishing kayak
April 2019

 Rob Fort looks at selecting the right fishing kayak… ... Read More >

Getting the most from your catch
April 2019

 Many people consider freezing fish to be sacrilege, but done right, the re... Read More >

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