The author with 17kg kingfish caught in the turbulent swirling water of French Pass.
French Pass Memories – Here Be Dragons! Fishing for Kingfish

French Pass Memories – Here be Dragons! By Roy Jones I am filled with admiration.

kahawai caught at the mouth of the Wairau Diversion, Marlborough
Wairau River and Diversion, Marlborough Salmon and Trout Fishing

Wairau River and Wairau Diversion, Marlborough Sea-run trout, rainbow trout, salmon – plus whitebait, kahawai,.

Crayfish by Dinghy. Darryl and Brett Le Bherz, with Brett's first cray.
Dinghy Fishing – The Highs and Lows Chasing Salmon, Snapper & Kingfish

Dinghy Fishing – The Highs and Lows By Darryl French During my limited years of.

French Pass looking across to D’Urville Island at its narrowest point from the Mainland.
French Pass, D’Urville Island – Dangerous Passage Tips and Big Kingfish – Updated

French Pass, D’Urville Island – Top Yellowtail Kingfish Spot Plus French Pass Kingfish by Maurice.

Havelock Snapper.
Havelock Snapper Ecstasy – fishing charter run by a snapper guru

Havelock Snapper Ecstasy – A fishing charter run by a snapper guru  The aim of.

The rocky point visible from the bathroom window. Our cottage is in the background. (Painting by Johnny W Groome). Thin Water Snapper.
Thin Water Snapper and the Meaning of Life – Clova Bay

Thin Water Snapper Fishing – Snapper from the Shore by Johnny Groome Have you ever.

Featured Image. The author Darryl French with a hard-fighting D'Urville Island yellowtail kingfish.
D’Urville Island Fishing – North Western Tip of the Marlborough Sounds

D’Urville Island Fishing – Finding the Best Spots by Darryl French Looking at D’Urville Island,.

Gray Prebble with his sleek five and a half pounder.
Maruia River Trout Fishing Magic Near Murchison by Paul Corliss

Maruia River Trout Fishing Near Murchison by Paul Corliss  by Paul Corliss The Irishman’s dog.

A good size eating snapper taken on surfcasting tackle in the inner Marlborough Sounds. The state of the tide, time of day, and time of year all play an important part when it comes to successful snapper fishing from shore.
Snapper Fishing – Time and Tide Count When Shore Fishing

Snapper Fishing – Time and tide count quite a bit when shore fishing/surfcasting for snapper.

Ben Grady with his first snapper.
Marlborough Snapper Fishing with Chicken Necks

Marlborough Snapper Fishing with Chicken Necks by Ben Grady Since moving to Blenheim from Canterbury.