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 Beastmaster 10000XB
June 2019

Mercury are touting the 2018 release of the 4.6l V8 and 3.4l V6 platforms as &ls... Read More >

Minn Kota review
June 2019

It’s taken a while, but we are finally seeing a few trailer boats fitted w... Read More >

Shimano #KAOS rod and FI Sustain XG reels review
May 2019

Sam Mossman reviews the  [INVALID] Shimano #KAOS rod and FI Sustain XG ... Read More >

Tackle testing Okuma in the Mackenzie country canals
May 2019

Editor Mark Kitteridge removes his saltwater shackles to test some great new fis... Read More >

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 >

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