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Latest Reports

Wellington Fishing Report - January 21st, 2021

21/01/2021 

"It’s probably some of the best surfcasting that I’ve seen for a long, long time" Pete Lamb reports on the fishing in Wellington...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - January 19th, 2021

19/01/2021 

"The three biggest kingfish I have ever seen have been at the Rangitoto lighthouse and just off the wharf." Bruce Duncan reports...

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Bream Bay Fishing Report - January 15th, 2021

15/01/2021 

"This summer we have found soft-baits have been more productive than slider and inchiku style lures, but have also had some success with micro-jigs, especially when the snapper are tight on the bottom." Grant Dixon reports...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - January 14th, 2021

14/01/2021 

"Back in town for the last week, I have been out a number of times to check out the local water. There are good numbers of small to average snapper spread from the Harbour Bridge to the Firth of Thames." Bruce Duncan reports...

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East Coromandel Fishing Report - January 14, 2021

14/01/2021 

The weather over the last couple of weeks has been conducive to getting out on the water and all the popular holiday spots along the eastern Coromandel have seen more than their fair share of enthusiastic anglers.

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Bay of Islands Fishing Report - December 21st 2020

21/12/2020 

"The water is warm, with temperatures up over 22 degrees in some areas already. The action is there!" Captain Hamish of Spot X Charters reports on the fishing in the Bay of Islands...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - December 18th, 2020

18/12/2020 

My best advice to those of you who now have a bit of time on your hands is to slowly cruise around the shoreline at dead low tide looking for bits of foul or even in shallow ankle deep water on a sandy beach...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - December 17th, 2020

17/12/2020 

"Weather patterns are looking great for fishing right up and down the North Island and on both coasts at times, bring on the summer fishing holiday fun!" Espresso reports...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - December 10th, 2020

10/12/2020 

"That westerly quarter wind drops off next week, half a chance – crack into some fresh snapper, throw in a battle with kingfish or two and drop a couple of ‘others’ into the fish bin" Espresso reports...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - December 10th, 2020

10/12/2020 

You don't have to go far to find table-ready snapper at the moment. Bruce Duncan reports on fishing in the Hauraki Gulf...

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