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.

Latest tackle from Daiwa
April 2019

NZFN’s Sam Mossman and Grant Dixon took the opportunity to join Scott Malc... Read More >

Book reviews
April 2019

A collection of book reviews from NZFN editor, Grant Dixon. ... Read More >

Okuma slow-jig and softbait options
March 2019

Grant Dixon recently spent a pleasant afternoon off Tiritiri Matangi Island aboa... Read More >

Penn Fathom and Ocean Assassin combo
February 2019

 The Penn Fathom 40NLD and matching Ocean Assassin rod is a good livebaitin... Read More >

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 >

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