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Salmon Fishery in Crisis? South Island Sea-Run Salmon Numbers Down

Salmon Fishery in Crisis? by Allan Burgess I originally wrote and published this article Salmon Fishery in Crisis in July…

22/08/2018

No Camping at Lake Selfe in the Canterbury High Country

No Camping at Lake Selfe I must admit to being shocked and angry when I first discovered the Selwyn District…

03/02/2017

Salmon Season Prospects for early 2017 – They’re Running up the Hurunui River

Salmon Season Prospects 2017 - from January Newsletter Salmon Season Prospects for early 2017: The salmon season is finally underway…

18/01/2017

Closure of the Winter Eastern Zone NCF&G 1 May 2016

Closure of the Winter Eastern Zone NCF&G 1 May 2016 by Allan Burgess Closure of the Winter Eastern Zone I'm…

23/03/2016

The Travelling Campervan Angler and Fishing in New Zealand

The Travelling Campervan Angler in New Zealand One of the good things about getting older, especially after your kids have…

14/03/2016

Kahawai Licence – Do I need a fishing licence to fish at river mouths?

Kahawai licence - Do I need a licence when fishing at a river mouth? Fish & Game are aware that there…

19/05/2015

Time to buy a new fishing reel

There comes a time when you are better off buying a brand new reel It can be frustrating having a fishing…

25/01/2015

Terror Wind Near Kaikoura

Almost Blown Out to Sea by Powerful Northwest Wind A fortnight ago, November 2014, I spent a couple of days in Kaikoura…

08/12/2014

Fishing Van or 4×4 Truck; which is more useful?

Fishing Van or 4×4 Truck - Pros and Cons? Here is a question for you to ponder; If you live…

20/11/2014

Fishing from a Different Angle; Travelling to the Best Fishing Spots

Travelling to the Best Fishing Spots It has been a very interesting couple of months for me recently. I’ve been…

20/11/2014

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