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How to Dry Age Fish
June 2024

Dry ageing is a culinary technique that has long been associated with beef, but this method can also work wonders for fish.... Read More >

How to Find Fishing Spots
June 2024

Pete Jones discusses using your senses to find fish.... Read More >

Chinese Stir-fry Clam Noodles with XO Sauce
June 2024

Briny, juicy clams in a slurpy delicious XO sauce with noodles – sounds good, right?... Read More >

How to Strayline for Snapper
June 2024

Unlike other bait fishing methods, straylining allows baits to drift with the current, offering a more natural and enticing presentation.... Read More >

Do Bite Times Influence Fishing?
June 2024

What are bite times, and how can you use them to your angling advantage? ... Read More >

Catching Gurnard - All You Need To Know
May 2024

As the water cools, there’s an underrated species that makes a worthwhile target around our coastal waters and harbours – the delicious gurnard. ... Read More >

Trolling for Southern Bluefin Tuna
May 2024

The southern bluefin tuna (SBT) fishery is just around the corner for the east coast of the North Island, so it’s time to get ready!... Read More >