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.

Splashdrone
July 2019

Harvesting a feed of fish by any longline method is all good – it is not s... Read More >

Shimano Curado DC 150HG
July 2019

Anyone who has wasted good fishing time unravelling a ‘bird’s nest&r... Read More >

Shimano Ocea Plugger
July 2019

I love fishing poppers, but these highly effective lures are currently overshado... Read More >

Catch livies
June 2019

Catch recently entered the soft-bait fray with a couple of options of their own ... Read More >

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 >

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