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! 

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How to Land More Fish
July 2020

Adam Clancey explains how to land more fish on rod and reel. He discusses the wh... Read More >

Gamefishing with Trailer Boats: How to Keep a Tidy Ship
July 2020

Grant Dixon gives some sound advice on how to keep your small boat tidy when gam... Read More >

How to Fight Kingfish
June 2020

Grant Dixon sits down with experienced charter captain Tony Orton to pick his br... Read More >

Softbaiting Tips For Winter Fishing
June 2020

Softbaiting in winter can result in some big snapper. Josh Darby shares his secr... Read More >

Catch Fish, Not Birds
June 2020

Caring for seabirds is not a common topic of conversation among anglers, but it'... Read More >

Topwater Lures: A Beginner's Guide
June 2020

Topwater fishing is arguably the most exciting way to catch kingfish and other g... Read More >

How to Choose the Right Rod Holders
June 2020

Adam Clancey discusses what makes a good rod holder and how to choose the right ... Read More >

How to Set Up Trailer Boats for Gamefishing
June 2020

Nick Patrick talks us through the basics of getting a trailer boat set up for ga... Read More >

How To Catch Bluenose
June 2020

Winter is a good time to fish for bluenose, one of New Zealand's best-eating dee... Read More >

How to make the most of winter kayak fishing
June 2020

The drop in temperature in winter brings many amazing fishing opportunities,&nbs... Read More >

     

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