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Latest Reports

West Coast Fishing Report - July 3rd, 2020

03/07/2020 

"Some sizeable snapper have come out of these areas in the last week or so; although not big on numbers, the size of the fish has been very respectable. Throw in a handful of nice gurnard and the odd trevally and all of a sudden braving the cold weather seems worthwhile." Jas of Top Catch Hamilton reports...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - July 3rd, 2020

03/07/2020 

From Whangaparaoa to Clevedon, the Top Catch team have got you properly sorted for fishing in the Hauraki Gulf this weekend...

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Whangarei Fishing Report - July 3rd, 2020

03/07/2020 

With the weather window coming this weekend, Mike from Top Catch Whangarei encourages anglers to get out there and also shares intel into what colours are catching the monsters up north...

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Bay of Plenty Fishing Report - July 3rd, 2020

03/07/2020 

After kingfish, bluenose or swordfish? The team from Top Catch Bay of Plenty have you sorted for your fishing this weekend...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - July 2nd, 2020

02/07/2020 

"Further north in the Hauraki Gulf there have been fish and bird eruptions taking place within eyesight of Rangitoto and other bays like Kawakawa. This week, just when it looked like the winter doldrums would set in – BOOM!" Espresso reports...

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Manukau/West Coast Fishing Report - June 25th 2020

25/06/2020 

Smudge reports on fishing activity at last weekend's annual Grunter Hunter competition, as well as what to expect when fishing this weekend...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - June 24th, 2020

24/06/2020 

Hauraki Gulf specialist Bruce Duncan provides a clinic in how to fish the Gulf at this time of year...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - June 18th, 2020

18/06/2020 

"The tidal current is starting to get more of a boogie-on and just like that, the Waitemata is bursting back into visible life – birds, birds and more birds, and fish!" Espresso reports on the Hauraki Gulf...

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Manukau/West Coast Fishing Report - June 12th 2020

12/06/2020 

"Boat fishermen will probably do best in close out off the coast. Snapper, gurnard and trevally should feature in your catch" West Coast fisherman Smudge reports...

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Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - June 11th, 2020

11/06/2020 

"There’s been some great fishing activity out in the gulf. The western side is still the main drawcard: Kawau, Flat Rock and up around towards Omaha" Espresso reports...

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