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Tie-Fast Knot Tyer Test Video – Tackle Review by Allan Burgess

Tie-Fast Knot Tyer Test Video – Tackle Review by Allan Burgess Video Title: Tie-Fast Fishing Knot Tyer Test Video Description: More...

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Improved Clinch Knot Video – This Knot is Used for Almost Everything!

Improved Clinch Knot – Very strong, plus it is easy to learn and remember by Allan Burgess  If my memory serves me correctly More...

Practical Knots for Todays Fisherman

Practical Knots for Today’s Fisherman – Presented by Maxima Premium Fishing Line

Practical Fishing Knots Here are just about all the knots the fisherman will ever need. Maxima Practical Fishing Knots pdf. Improved More...

Keep pre-tied groper rigs in zip-lock plastic bags.

High Performance Deepwater Groper Rig

The author with a Fiordland groper taken on the rig described in this article. High-Performance Deepwater Groper Rig   by Allan Burgess Here More...

The job of tying droppers is made easier if you clamp an upturned screwdriver in a bench top vice.

Tying Home Made Fishing Rigs – Terminal Tackle

Tying Simple Fishing Rigs The job of tying droppers is made easier if you clamp an upturned screwdriver in a bench top vice. Tying More...

Tying the Uni Knot.

Uni Knot – One of the best, easily learnt, and strongest fishing knots

Uni Knot – One of the best, most versatile, easily learnt, and strongest fishing knots for both monofilament and braid by Allan More...

Tying the Tube Knot. How to Snell a fish Hook.

Tying the Tube Knot – Snelling a Tuna Circle Hook – Video

Tying the Tube Knot – Snelling a Tuna Circle Hook with 80lb Monofilament Line Video Video description: How to snell a fish hook More...

Faster Fly Tying – Stop Wasting Time Laying Down and Picking Up Scissors

The author's desktop fly tying tool holder makes is much faster to find them when you need them. Made from an off-cut from an old plum tree.

Faster Fly Tying – Simple Organisation Makes a Big Difference The author’s desktop fly tying tool holder makes is much faster to find them when you need them. Made More...

Boobie Fly UV Straggle Chenille – Excellent for fishing the Twizel Canals

Black Boobie Fly featured

Boobie Fly UV Straggle Chenille Trout Lure Black Boobie Fly UV Straggle String with white foam Para Post eyes. Tighter wraps of Straggle String give a bushier body. Brown trout More...

Red Setter Trout Lure Created by Geoff Sanderson of Turangi

Red Setter Trout Lure. Featured image.

Home » New Zealand Fishing Flies » Feathered Lures The Red Setter is a top fly for migrating pre-spawning rainbow trout The Red Setter Trout Lure is the invention of Geoff More...

Youngsters learning how to catch fish wharf and jetty fishing is an important part of growing up in New Zealand. This is where most of us start out as anglers like these two boys on a brilliant sunny day at Oamaru.

Catching Small Fish from Wharves and Jetties – Tip, try smaller hooks

How to fish from wharves and Jetties Youngsters learning how to catch fish wharf and jetty fishing is an important part of growing up in New Zealand. This is where most of us start More...

How to Catch Yabbies, or Ghost Shrimp, with a Bait Pump – Exclusive Fishingmag Only Video

Yabbies are Top Mullet Bait – Video Video Title: How to Catch Yabbies with a Bait Pump. Video Description: Live yabbies make great bait for mullet, flounder, More...

Rakaia River Mouth a Top Spot for Sea-Run Trout Fishing

Johnny Richards with a big sea-run brown trout caught at the Rakaia River mouth.

Home » New Zealand Fishing Flies » Feathered Lures Surf fishing the Rakaia River mouth at first light for kahawai and sea-run More...

Sea-run Trout in the Shag, Clutha, Toko and Taieri Rivers

Brent Marshall with an 11.6lb sea-sea-run brown trout from the Taieri River, south of Dunedin. Sea-run trout.

Sea-run Trout in the Taieri River by Brad Martin Brent Marshall with an 11.6lb sea-sea-run brown trout from the More...

Salmon Fever - A Guide to Salmon Fishing in New Zealand by Ross Millichamp Millichamp, Ross – Salmon Fever A Guide to Salmon Fishing in New Zealand

Salmon Fever – A Guide to Salmon Fishing in New Zealand by Ross Millichamp by Ross...

A Trout Fishing Guide to New Zealand's South Island by Tony Busch Busch, Tony – Trout Fishing A Guide to New Zealand’s South Island

Trout Fishing Guide to New Zealand’s South Island by Tony Busch Published by David Bateman Ltd,...

New Zealand Fly Tying - The ten-thumbed beginner's guide by Hugh McDowell. Original 1984 edition. McDowell, Hugh – New Zealand Fly Tying – The ten-thumbed beginner’s guide

New Zealand Fly Tying – The ten-thumbed beginner’s guide by Hugh McDowell Published by Heinemann Reed...

Tasmanian Devil Trout Spin Fishing Lure or Aquafoil – Including rigging tips on video

Tasmanian Devil Trout Lure

Home » New Zealand Fishing Flies » Feathered Lures Tasmanian Devil Trout Spin Lure Tasmanian Devil in a rainbow More...

Mepps Black Fury – Trout Blade Spinner

Mepps Black Fury Many Kiwi anglers refer to a trout lure as a spinner even if it doesn’t actually spin. The..

Glimmy Brass Spoon Trout Spinner – An Oldie Very Effective Fish Taker

Glimmy Brass Spoon by Allan Burgess This brass spoon was known originally as a Glimmy, or Record Little Glimmy was part..

Mustad Fastach Clips in size 0.1 Ref FTCBB – Brilliant for Soft-Baits

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Mustad Fastach Clips make it possible to securely change soft-baits and lures in seconds Mustad Fastach Clips More...

Shimano Sienna 2500FD light weight spin fishing reel excellent value

Shimano Sienna 2500FD The Shimano Sienna 2500FD is a light-weight trout spin fishing reel ideally suited for casting softbaits to trout,..

Trolling for Trout and Salmon with down-riggers and flat-lines

Trolling for Trout 1. Trolling for trout without a down-rigger? You certainly don’t need a down-rigger on your boat to catch..
Tongariro River. This fish had a condition factor of 52.

Tongariro River Trout Fishing – One of Our Most Heavily Fished Rivers

Tongariro River Trout Fishing – Return Trip Written a few years back but very interesting for those contemplating chasing winter rainbows..
I used a trout fly rod and reel setup to target kahawai at the river mouth. The blue Deceiver pattern worked a treat as did several other of my saltwater fly creations. Featured image.

Kahawai fishing on light spinning tackle, softbaits, and fly rod

Kahawai Fishing on light spinning tackle, soft baits, and the fly rod Other names for kahawai: Kopapa, Australian Salmon Kahawai Fishing Kahawai..
George Leonard Herter - Professional Fly Tying, Spinning and Tackle Making Manual and Manufacturers Guide. The pages in the paperback version are only held in place by glue so be sure to check there are no pages missing.

Herter, George Leonard – Professional Fly Tying, Spinning and Tackle Making Manual and Manufacturers Guide

Professional Fly Tying, Spinning and Tackle Making Manual and Manufacturers Guide Written and Illustrated by George Leonard Herter Revised Nineteenth Edition 1971..

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