Leatherjacket - Parika scaber - female fish.
Leatherjacket – Parika scaber – Good eating – Use long-shank hooks

Leatherjacket – Parika scaber – Good eating – Use long-shank hooks Leatherjacket – Parika scaber –.

Notorynchus cepedianus (NZ) : Broadsnouted seven-gill shark, 1877, by Frank Edward Clarke. Purchased 1921. Te Papa (1992-0035-2278/128).
Sevengill and Sixgill Sharks – Sevengillers are occassionally caught by surfcasters

Sevengill and Sixgill Sharks by Allan Burgess There are three species of cow sharks found.

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. Photograph of kahawai taken on a saltwater fly.
Kahawai fishing on light spinning tackle, softbaits, and fly rod

Kahawai Fishing on light spinning tackle, soft baits, and the fly rod – Revised & Updated.

A great white shark hunting a seal. Image by MLbay from Pixabay.
White Shark – Carcharodon carcharias – Fishing Methods

Great White Sharks by Allan Burgess Also known as White Shark, White Death, Man Eater,.

The names of different shark fins. School Shark Tagging Program. School shark photograph courtesy of Clinton Duffy.
School Shark Tagging Program Awareness – How You Can Help – Updated

School Shark Tag Awareness – How You Can Help Scroll down for 28 August 2021.

Nick Best and his massive southern bluefin tuna caught trolling off Waihau Bay, in the Bay of plenty. Photo courtesy of Nick Best.
Southern Bluefin Tuna – Thunnus maccoyi – How to Catch – Video

Southern Bluefin Tuna – Thunnus maccoyi – How to Catch by Allan Burgess How to.

Red Cod - Pseudophycis bachus
Red Cod – Morid cods – Pseudophycis bachus – a good eating fish

Red cod; also called hoka Pseudophycis bachus Red cod is a fish that many anglers.

Bluenose Warehou - Hyperoglyphe antarctic
Bluenose Warehou – Hyperoglyphe antarctic – Also Griffin’s Silverfish

Bluenose Warehou – Hyperoglyphe antarctic Bluenose Warehou are also called: blue bream, Bonita, Matiri, Deepsea Trevally, Griffin’s.

Malcolm Bell from The Complete Angler in Christchurch caught this cool elephant fish surfcasting at Birdlings Flat December 2016.
Elephant Fish – Callorhinchus milii – How to Catch Elephant Fish – Updated

Elephant Fish can be caught close to shore in Spring and Summer Callorhinchus milii   The.

Albacore offer excellent sport on light tackle.
Fiordland Albacore Tuna Action – Milford, Nancy and Thompson Sounds

Fiordland Albacore Tuna Action – More from the old Fiordland Game Fishing Club By Dick.