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Keep up to date with what's happening in our Fishing News Section. We bring you the latest on what's happening in the marine scene with news, events and updates on the latest products.

Exciting News for Napier's Outdoor Enthusiasts
September 2023

Burnsco has announced the opening of its latest store at 'The Crossing', 120 Taradale Rd, the heart of Napier's retail hub. This new Burnsco location builds... Read More >

NZ's Latest Fishing Reports - 22/09/23
September 2023

Check out the latest fishing reports from around NZ - brought to you by Mercury.... Read More >

Falsified Customary Permits used by Crayfish Poacher
September 2023

A Wairoa man who poached crayfish under a falsified customary permit that had a commercial value of nearly $300,000 has been jailed for two years and... Read More >

Wish4FishNZ: Making Fishing Accessible for People with Disabilities
September 2023

Fishing on a boat isn't often considered a sport that people with disabilities can enjoy, but a non-profit charity based in Tauranga is trying to change... Read More >

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Hauraki Gulf Protection Set to Triple
September 2023

The Hauraki Gulf and Tikapa Moana Marine Protection Bill will create 12 new "high protection areas" – essentially marine reserves where tangata whenua may issue permits... Read More >

Paua limits reduced
September 2023

The daily limit for recreationally caught paua has been reduced to 5 of each paua species per fisher to support the sustainability of stocks in the... Read More >

Enchanter Investigation Report Released
September 2023

Following its investigation into the loss of the charter vessel Enchanter at North Cape on March 20 last year, the Transport Accident Investigation Commission identified some... Read More >

Exalto's clever New Rain Sensors
September 2023

Exalto’s clever new rain sensors ensure clear windscreens and better visibility in all conditions. Instantly responding to moisture on the screen, whether from rain or spray,... Read More >

New rules for Fiordland fishery 
September 2023

The Fiordland Marine Guardians say new recreational fishing rules will hopefully help to rebuild hard-hit fisheries and maintain them into the future.... Read More >

Fishing Boats NZ Opens Huge New Premises
September 2023

Fishing Boats NZ are proud to be New Zealand’s largest dealer of Surtees aluminium boats and Yamaha outboards. They have recently added Yamaha Wave Runner to... Read More >

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    Bream Bay Fishing Report - 21/09/23

    Fishing becoming consistent As we approach the end of September, the fishing is becoming a... Read More >

    Raglan Fishing Report - 21/09/23

    Great fishing out deeper Good fishing still prevails in the 70-meter-plus depths due to the... Read More >

    Otago Fishing Report

    West Coast best coast Sometimes you’ve just got to hit the open road.   Last... Read More >

    Top of the South Fishing Report - 21/09/23

    Waiting for weather Spring is definitely here. The blossoms are out, the days are much... Read More >