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.

Snapping amazing images
August 2019

Free-diving is one of the purest and simplest ways to see the underwater world, ... Read More >

Fluorocarbon leaders - keeping them invisible
August 2019

One of the major advantages of fluorocarbon leader is its low visibility. Tony O... Read More >

Kayak - paddles or pedals
August 2019

Long-time kayak fisherman, Rob Fort, has spent the past few years experiencing t... Read More >

Finding squid fishing spots
August 2019

Squid are funny creatures. They can pop up en masse in the most unexpected ... Read More >

Drone fishing
August 2019

Regardless of where or why you’re doing it, drone fisherman/pilots need to... Read More >

Spring Coromandel snapper
August 2019

During the spring months Coromandel has some of the best opportunities to catch ... Read More >

Netting or gaffing your catch (Part 1)
August 2019

The hard work has been done: you’ve survived that first blistering run and... Read More >

Tips for finding trout
August 2019

With the new season nearly upon us in many regions, Christchurch based angler Pe... Read More >

Micro-jigging explained pt 1
July 2019

Micro-jigging is something new to most of us. Adam Royter says that’s not ... Read More >

How to strike
July 2019

Anglers often respond to bites with an exaggerated sweep of the rod followed by ... Read More >

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