Fishing Reports


Fishing reports and regular fishing updates from many areas around New Zealand and the Pacific Islands are posted by a number of charter operators, fishing guides  and others on our main reports section.

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Latest Reports

Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - September 24th, 2020

24/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

"Change is coming – daylight saving kicks in this Sunday, the equinox (equal length of day and night) is also this week, and the tidal current slows this week which should mean less surface chop and even more opportunity to go out and enjoy some good fishing." Espresso reports...

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Bream Bay Fishing Report - September 17th, 2020

18/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

"I have never seen such sustained work-up activity and at time as far as the eye could see the bait schools were marked by diving gannets, the action often spread over a wide vista." Grant Dixon reports...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - September 18th, 2020

18/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

Recent reports on the Gulf from Top Catch's Clevedon, Halfmoon Bay, Whangaparoa, Westhaven and Takapuna store...

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Northland Fishing Report - September 18th, 2020

18/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

Reports on the recent fishing activity in the Northland area from Top Catch's Whangarei and Mangawhai stores...

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West Coast Fishing Report - September 18th, 2020

18/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

Top Catch Hamilton reports on recent fishing activity off the North Island's West Coast...

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Bay of Islands Fishing Report - September 17, 2020

17/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

"The days are getting longer and warmer and things are beginning to stir in the Bay." Spot X Charters reports on the fishing in Bay of Islands...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - September 17th, 2020

17/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

"Kingfish just have to come back on the bite after their recent hiatus, and with a huge increase in tidal flow this week and a reasonable moon phase, expectations are high." Espresso reports...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - September 16th, 2020

16/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

This time of year can be tricky for fishing, but getting out on the water and persisting should reward you with a bit of dinner. Here, Bruce Duncan reports on his recent trips in the Gulf...

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Wellington Fishing Report - September 13th, 2020

13/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

Pete Lamb reports on fishing in the Wellington Region for both landbased and boat fishing...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - September 10th, 2020

10/09/2020  in Saltwater reports

"Flash mobs of boats and birds have been captivating the fishing action out there this week, a welcome respite from the slow fishing." Espresso reports

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