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.

Lures review for kayak fishing
December 2018

Rob Fort tries out a lure that looks like a cross between a bucktail jig and a t... Read More >

How to use Kabura lures
December 2018

Nick Jones loves his lure fishing, which is lucky, as he is also a successful ch... Read More >

Surfcasting using light line
December 2018

Gary Kemsley provides his take on the advantages offered by surfcasting using li... Read More >

Successful berley surf casting tips
December 2018

Veteran surfcaster Bruce Basher dips into his massive bag of tricks and starts p... Read More >

The charms of a streamer fly
December 2018

The streamer fly has largely played second fiddle to nymphs in recent years, but... Read More >

Stray lining techniques for snapper
November 2018

Pete (‘PJ’) Jones shares his thoughts and theories on a super-effect... Read More >

Preparing tasty fish and shellfish meals
November 2018

As someone out and about a lot on various fishing and foraging missions over the... Read More >

Surfcasting success in November conditions
November 2018

Many anglers would be surprised to learn that November produces some of the year... Read More >

Strategies for fishing in the Hauraki Gulf
November 2018

Nick Jones is cramming a huge amount of fishing into his life. In this feature h... Read More >

The role of slow jigs in kayak fishing
October 2018

Rob Fort explains why slow-jigs play such a big part in his kayak fishing.... Read More >

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