Saltwater Fly

Saltwater Fly Fishing in New Zealand. Fishing for kahawai and yellowtail kingfish over the Tauranga Harbour and Nelson’s Collingwood Flats. There is also excellent saltwater fly fishing for snapper and many other species in most North Island harbours.

SWF Blue Maomao

SWF Blue Maomao

SWF Blue Maomao with Dick Marquand The blue maomao - Scorpis violaceus is one of my favourite fly fishing targets.…

24/07/2023

Otumoetai Channel Ultra-Light SWF Kahawai

Otumoetai Channel and Waikareao Estuary Ultra-Light SWF Kahawai - Tauranga, Bay of Plenty By Dick Marquand It was another solo…

15/07/2023

Kahawai fishing on light spinning tackle, soft baits, and fly rod

Kahawai Fishing on light spinning tackle, soft baits, and the fly rod - Revised & Updated Other names for kahawai: Kopapa,…

03/02/2023

Tauranga Flats Kingfish on my Vintage Glass Fenwick Feralite FF 858

Tauranga Flats Kingfish on my Vintage Glass Fenwick Feralite FF 858 By Dick Marquand Some of you will know of…

21/12/2022

Kahawai For Breakfast On My #6 Sage Fly Rod

Kahawai For Breakfast On My #6 Sage Fly Rod By Johnny Groome On the end of a heavy line meant…

26/11/2022

Three Kings Kingfish Saltwater Fly Video Review

Three Kings Kingfish Saltwater Fly Video Review by Allan Burgess In this episode of Pure Fly NZ, we see show…

27/08/2022

Arawata River Mouth Kahawai on Saltwater Fly & Ultra Light Spin Gear

Arawata River Mouth Kahawai on Saltwater Fly & Ultra Light Spin Gear with Dick Marquand When Aaron Horrell and I…

06/08/2022

Flats Kahawai on my 3wt Epic 370 Fastglass II – A Date with Little Olive

Flats Kahawai - A Date with Little Olive There have been a few big flats kahawai showing up along the…

22/05/2022

Collingwood Flats Kingfish – Saltwater Fly – Collingwood, Nelson NZ

Yellowtail Kingfish on Saltwater Fly - Fishing the Collingwood Flats, Golden Bay, Nelson, New Zealand Here are two great videos…

20/07/2021

Matching Fly Line to Fly Rod when the Line Weight isn’t Marked on the Rod

How to Match Fly Line to Fly Rod when the Line Weight isn't Marked on the Rod By Allan Burgess…

25/06/2021