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.

You can post your own fishing report by visiting our reports section in the discussion forum here: Saltwater Reports   Freshwater Reports

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Latest Reports

Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 151119

15/11/2019  in Saltwater reports

The Christmas hustle and bustle is certainly already evident, by land with the ever-increasing flow of Auckland traffic, the rush of getting 'it' done before Christmas, and by sea - the inner gulf area bombardment of when wildlife collides, birds fish and mammals. 

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Bay of Islands Fishing Report - 151119

15/11/2019  in Saltwater reports

If you're after a seafood basket, Bay of Islands has the lot. Captain Hamish of Spot X charters gives his recent report on how to catch what species and where when fishing up north...

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Coromandel-Waikato 081119

08/11/2019  in Saltwater reports

Here is the latest update from the Coromandel-Waikato!

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 071119

07/11/2019  in Saltwater reports

Finally, the equinox winds have dropped off a bit, allowing everyone to get out for a fishing fix and by all accounts, every man and his dog have been catching fish. 

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Manukau Fishing report 071119

07/11/2019  in Saltwater reports

How is Auckland's west coast fishing? Ten out of ten. Big snapper, anywhere you find them. Fifty-five to sixty metres is your best bet, but they can turn up anywhere. If beach launching off Karioit...(read more)

Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 071119

07/11/2019  in Saltwater reports

More settled weather systems are coming, providing even more enjoyable fishing adventures, both near and far.

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 311019

31/10/2019  in Saltwater reports

Here’s just a few pointers for fishing near workups, we’re all out there to experience a great day of fishing and a few basic guidelines do go a long way when trying to enjoy your day to the max, Espresso reports...

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Bay of Islands Fishing Report - 241019

25/10/2019  in Saltwater reports

If you're up North, there are fish to be caught in the Bay of Islands. Captain Hamish of Spot X charters reports on multiple species being caught at various depths as we edge towards warmer months...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 241019

24/10/2019  in Saltwater reports

Espresso reports on work ups in the Gulf and how to get the most out of your jigs when trying to catch a big hungry snapper...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 241019

24/10/2019  in Saltwater reports

Nik Key from Snap charters has had one successful trip after another. In this report he lets you know how he's done it and where...

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