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I spoke with Dick today & he will get his son Shane to do the honours with Chrome.
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I was a Flyfisherman for trout. I live here in Tauranga and have bought a salt water fly outfit and a 1410 stabicraft. I had a few kings follow my fly back in November and caught a few on my top water outfit. Where is a good place for Flyfishing for kingfish in tga harbour?
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Dean, unfortunately Mudfish (Dick Marquand) hasn't been on here in awhile due to some computer issues. It looks like- in these last few posts- that we have isolated the problem. Hopefully that means we will see him back on here soon. Otherwise you could try contacting him directly. Uncle on this forum has contact details.

Good choice on the Stabi 1410 too They're great little boats
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Hell yeah a 1410 with minkota, mean as,

ill pm ya some info, im far from a expert on the area, but have spent a bit of time andlearnt some stuff.
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I'd be Keen on some of that info too FISHBYFLY. I too am a boatie, but I haven't had any luck getting Kings in the harbour at all during the daytime.
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Thx for the advise. Have found my way to most of what you say, I guess it's a pretty big harbour to discover when it comes to catching them on a fly. I was amazed at the amount of piper that surfaces at night. The kingfish obviously have plenty of food just a bit weary of the human predators out there!
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So, does anyone reckon the kingies will still be in the harbour once the lockdown finishes?
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Hope, Thats all we haveLOL.

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This thread has seemed to die off. 
Has any one been out on the flats recently? 
Any kingfish around or is it still too early? 
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Check out the tauranga salt fly Facebook group slider. That's where you'll find Mr Marquand and quite a few others. Plenty of good info there.
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I have heard the Kings are back in
Simon's situation was grave so he used gravy.
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Originally posted by FishMan FishMan wrote:

Check out the tauranga salt fly Facebook group slider. That's where you'll find Mr Marquand and quite a few others. Plenty of good info there.

Cant seem to find it.
do you have the link?
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