DB Export 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 200319

20/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

The good news is there is still plenty of snapper around in bigger numbers and size than in years past, so hopefully it should be good fishing over the winter months...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 190319

19/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

First drop on the 300g mechanical jig got young Tim a nice fat moocher...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 180319

18/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

Workups are starting to get more consistent as more bait enters the Gulf.

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 140319

14/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

Autumn fishing means great air temperatures for us humans, and great sea temperatures for many fish species too, perfect fishing weather...

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Manukau Fishing report 080319

08/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

Looking for snapper on the Manukau? Smudge recommends looking between 10 and 40m... 

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Bay of Islands Fishing Report 070319

07/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

The snapper and kingfish have both been on the move over the past few weeks, making it difficult to locate them, according to the Spot X BoI team.

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Western Coromandel Fishing Report 070319

07/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

The fishing has been hot one minute, and cool the next for the Spot X Coromandel team...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 070319

07/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

Shallow water fishing for snapper with softbaits and microjigs has been the way to go, according to Capt Espresso.

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 060319

06/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

What a weather window we have had for the last couple of weeks! In fact, it's been so good I could not resist heading away on the boat for a few days, purely in the interest of my fellow man of course! 

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report 050319

05/03/2019  in Saltwater reports

Although there have not been many workups the area is full of good size snapper grazing on the abundant crustaceans and shellfish.

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