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.

Rigging Soft-Baits
April 2021

Adam Royter thinks most fishermen focus too much on the classic jighead when it ... Read More >

Fishing Ultra-Light Line
April 2021

In recent times, Hayden Speed has been turning his attention to the challenges o... Read More >

Fishing the Hauraki Gulf in Late Summer and March
March 2021

Nick Jones takes us through how to catch snapper, kahawai, kingfish and tuna in ... Read More >

So You Want to be a Professional Fisherman?
March 2021

Charter Skipper Tony Orton has close to done it all when it comes to professiona... Read More >

Retrieving Lures
March 2021

Mark Kitteridge shares some of his tips for retrieving soft-baits, stick-baits, ... Read More >

Choosing the Right Fish Finder
March 2021

John Eichelsheim has caught no shortage of fish with the help of his old Lowranc... Read More >

Catching More Fish
March 2021

Jack Lusk knows how to catch big fish – and lots of them. He discusses som... Read More >

Choosing the Right Jig Head
February 2021

Debate and information on the colour, size and shape of soft-baits is quite comm... Read More >

Soft-Baiting Different Zones
February 2021

For Jack Lusk, soft-baits can catch fish almost anywhere, but every scenario req... Read More >

Beginner's Guide to Kayak Fishing Part 9: Getting to the Water
January 2021

In Part 9 of his beginner's guide to kayak fishing, Rob Fort explains the best w... Read More >

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