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Whitebaiting on the West Coast of the South Island with Margaret Fenemor

Whitebaiting on the West Coast of the South Island with Margaret Fenemor One good shoal. Things are looking up. The weather is idyllic, More...

Whitebait box net in use at the mouth of canterbury's Waimakariri River.

How to Catch Whitebait – An Easy Beginner’s Guide with Allan Burgess

How to Catch Whitebait for Fun and a Feed In this article, we explain a bit about whitebaiting and offer a few tips to help the beginner More...

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Okarito River Whitebaiting, Westland, New Zealand

Okarito River Whitebaiting 2006 Photographs of whitebaiters chasing this New Zealand delicacy [Show slideshow]  More...

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Best Whitebait Fritters Recipe

Best Whitebait Fritters Recipe with Allan Burgess Translucent freshly caught whitebait. To make the best whitebait fritters: For each More...

Every now and again a much bigger wave comes sweeping in. It is essential to keep a sharp lookout should a quick retreat back up the beach become necessary. Several sets of eyes on the lookout are an advantage.

Whitebait Scoop Netting at the Rakaia River Mouth, Canterbury – November 2011

Whitebait Scoop Netting Rakaia River Mouth Photographs Allan Burgess Whitebaiters fish the surf on the north side of the Rakaia River More...

Kaikoura Coast Fishing Part 2 – Salmon fishing, tips, spots, species

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Kaikoura Coast Fishing, Part 2 – Tips, spots, species Kaikoura Coast Fishing part 2 A big groper caught off the Kaikoura Coast while fishing aboard the Albatross. Kaikoura More...

Kaikoura Coast Deep Sea Fishing, Surfcasting, Kayak Fishing, Part 1

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Kaikoura Coast Fishing – Part 1 Kaikoura Coast Deep Sea Fishing All the best fishing spots at Kaikoura For many years the township of Kaikoura was little more than a fuel More...

Cray Fishing Boat Off the Kekerengu River Mouth, Kaikoura Coast – Video

Cray fishing boat, near Kaikoura.

Cray Fishing Boat, Kekerengu, Kaikoura Crew of the Liquidator pulling craypots near the mouth of the Kekerengu River (56km north of Kaikoura). Filmed from the beach while surfcasting More...

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Sea-Run Brown Trout – migrate to sea but spawn in rivers

Sea-Run Brown Trout Sea-run brown trout are the same species of fish as the brown trout found in rivers. Some, though not all, spend part of their lives at sea taking advantage More...

Rublex Flopy and Plucky – Natural rubber bibbed minnows from the 1950s and 60s

The hand painted soft rubber Plucky. Rublex Flopy and Plucky The Plucky was a popular casting lure sold in New Zealand from the early 1950s until the late 60s. Few examples More...

Waiheke Island Snapper Fishing – Catching a 21 lb Snapper

Waiheke Island Snapper. Snapper 9.6kg (21.12lbs).

Waikeke Island Snapper Fishing Waiheke Island Snapper Fishing with Captain Bruce Parker and the Vessel Second Chance Waikeke More...

Waikato River Hydro-Electric Dam Tail-Race Trout Fishing By DJ Moresby

Tail race of dam on the Waikato River. DJ Moresby

Waipapa Dam, Lake Arapuni, Hydro-Electric Dam Tail-Race Trout Fishing By DJ Moresby Approaching the “Tail-Race” More...

Black Tungsten Bead Head Attractor Nymph Black Tungsten Bead Head Attractor Nymph

Black Tungsten Bead Head Attractor Nymph This nymph pattern has proven deadly on big rainbows when fishing...

Blue Bottle Nymph Fly Wiggle Legs Bluebottle Pheasant Tail Nymph for the Twizel Canals by Allan Burgess

Wiggle Legs Bluebottle Pheasant Tail Nymph Nymphs are often over looked by anglers new to trout...

Creedons Creeper nymph. Creedons Creeper Modified Version with John Hey

Creedons Creeper – Modified Version with John Hey November has arrived! This is my favourite time...

Lefty Kreh Deceiver Saltwater Fly – Tying your own Variations

Lefty Kreh Deceiver saltwater fly - Lefty's Deceiver green version size 2/0 well dressed to swim near the surface.

Lefty Kreh Deceiver Saltwater Fly Tying the Lefty Kreh Deceiver Saltwater Fly Pattern Lefty Kreh Deceiver saltwater More...

Saltwater Fly Fishing – SWF

Saltwater Fly Fishing Saltwater fly fishing need not be complicated or expensive. Trout gear can always be tested out on an..

Saltwater Flies with John Hey – Hairwing, Shrimp and Crab Flies

Step 1. Tie in a tail of white calf tail and tinsel. Saltwater Fly Fishing Canterbury Style  A few years back I..

Looking Back at the Old Glenariffe Salmon Research Station – Upper Rakaia River

Glenariffe Salmon Research Station

Looking Back at the Old Glenariffe Salmon Research Station by Nelson Boustead View of the Glenariffe Salmon More...

Rakaia River Salmon Fishing Tips, Access, 58 photos, maps, video

Rakaia River Salmon Fishing Rakaia River salmon fishing is highly regarded. Many believe the Rakaia is the best salmon river in..

50 Years of Salmon Fishing by Clive Morriss – bamboo rods, bakelite reels

50 Years of Salmon Fishing By Clive Morriss After 50 years of salmon fishing the anticipation and expectation is as strong as..
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Guide to River Mouth Salmon Fishing Video Download Plus Bonus E-books $14.95

The Complete Guide to River Mouth Salmon Fishing Video Download Download The Complete Guide to River Mouth Salmon Fishing as a digital..
Two anglers can carry the 12' 6" Porta Bote Genesis III down to the water's edge.

Porta Bote Genesis III – Assembly and on the water tryout

Porta Bote Genesis III The Porta Bote Genesis III is a brilliant idea! But like any new idea it takes a..
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Opawa River Trout Fishing, and Taylor River, Marlborough

Opawa River Trout Fishing, and Taylor River Opawa River Trout Fishing. The Opawa River begins in the Wairau Valley and flows..