Product News and Reviews

From cars and SUV's to the latest reels, our product reviews will keep you up to date with what's new and what's worth having in your fishing arsenal.

Shimano gear review
February 2019

NZ Fishing News’ Sam Mossman and Grant Dixon joined Shimano NZ’s Ker... Read More >

Daiwa certate
January 2019

Mark Kitteridge review the Daiwa certate range of spinning reels. ... Read More >

Fishing gear for kayak fishing
January 2019

Stephen Tapp has re-armed and is looking dangerous...... Read More >

Hayabusa review
January 2019

Many keen fishermen will be familiar with the name Hayabusa, although gear carry... Read More >

Black Magic Flipper jigs review
January 2019

The Flipper jigs are an interesting piece of kit, being quite long and light. Th... Read More >

The Maxel Transformer Reel and Jigstar Battle Royale - providing 'the edge'
November 2018

I freely admit it: every bit of extra help is greatly appreciated when I partici... Read More >

Penn Slammer III
November 2018

On a recent Far North fishing adventure with the Outdoors Group aboard charter b... Read More >

Suzuki DF350A Outboard review
September 2018

Most outboard manufacturers are striving to build bigger motors and, just as imp... Read More >

Land Rover Discovery review
September 2018

When Managing Editor Grant Dixon travelled to Wellington’s remote Boom Roc... Read More >

Shimano Reels tested and reviewed
June 2018

When the Hagane Concept was introduced to the Shimano range of reels nearly two ... Read More >

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