Boats

Boat fishing, buying your first boat, boat tests and reviews, outboard jets, dinghies, kayaks and trailer boats.

Small Boats – Why Not A Small Boat?

Small Boats – Why Not A Small Boat?

Small Boats - Why Not A Small Boat? By Stephen Coote Big boats offer many advantages over small boats including…

10/09/2023

Boating To Stay Alive

Boating To Stay Alive By John Clarke With the arrival of summer, hundreds of boaties will take to the water…

15/04/2023

Dinghy Fishing – The Highs and Lows Chasing Salmon, Snapper & Kingfish

Dinghy Fishing - The Highs and Lows By Darryl French During my limited years of fishing, I have owned six…

18/04/2021

Tinnie – A New Zealand Colloquialism for a Small Aluminum Boat

The Humble Tinnie by Hayden James No matter where in the South Island you go it is hard not to…

04/01/2019

Jet Boat Canterbury Rivers – Purist and Petrol Head – Graeme Kennerley

Jet Boating Canterbury Rivers - Purist and Petrol Head - Fly Fishing and Jet Boating? by Graeme Kennerley At first…

18/12/2018

Buying Your First Boat or Kayak – Tips, advice, and points to consider

Buying your first boat - Tips, advice and points to consider With Allan Burgess Before buying your first boat there is…

22/08/2018

Inflatable Boat – Is it any good for fishing?

Inflatable Boat - Is it any good for fishing? To the best of our knowledge the firm Better Boats mentioned…

19/05/2015

McLay 460 Softie Trailer Boat

McLay 460 Softie Trailer Boat The McLay Softie range extends from 2.4 metres to an impressive 6-metre model. Although Steve…

23/03/2015

Stabi-Craft 490 RBB Test

Stabi-Craft 490 RBB Test Having had a great run from the little Stabi-Craft 430 for over a year, I was…

23/03/2015

Stabi-Craft 430 – Excellent lake fishing for trout and inshore at sea

Stabi-Craft 430 Stabi-Craft 430 Boat Test Having operated a Stabi-Craft 430 for almost a year, I feel qualified to make…

23/03/2015