Aaron with a hard fighting kahawai landed on a saltwater fly off the Arawata River mouth.
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.

The author with his 42kg yellowfin tuna caught off Taranaki while fishing out of Westport.
Westport Tuna Fishing – Cooking Your Catch in the Wok

Westport Tuna Fishing Keith Chin heads out of Westport tuna fishing, on the West Coast.

Lake Mapourika.
Mapourika, Lake, Salmon and Trout Fishing, Westland – Plus Salmon Study

Lake Mapourika – Brown Trout and Quinnat Salmon Plus Mapourika Salmon Study by Malcolm Flain.

Jackson Bay, South Westland
Jackson Bay, Westland – Sea fishing for groper, cod, sharks, tuna – video

Jackson Bay Wharf, Westland – Great Surfcasting, Boat Launching, and Sea Fishing Video Video title:.

Commercial whitebait stand on the Okuru River, Westland. The stand is in the raised position in case of a flood.
Whitebaiting in the Arawhata, Waiatoto, Turnbull, and Okuru Rivers

“On a single day in 1944, Des Nolan famously caught 130 kerosene tins of whitebait.

The author's son Roy on an earlier trip to the Ugly River.
Ugly River Brown Trout Fishing Paradise, Westland

Ugly River Trout Fishing Paradise By Simon Snow I am a wandering fisherman. I’m lucky.

Graeme Smith with his 5lb rainbow from Larry's Creek (near Reefton). Catch and Release.
Catch and Release – Exquisite Moment at Larry’s Creek

Catch and Release – Exquisite Moment at Larry’s Creek – also known as the Awarau.

Whitebait Streamer Fly.
Whitebait Streamer Fly – Make your whitebait stand out in a crowd

Whitebait Streamer Fly for Sea-Run Trout Fishing by Chris Tonkin The first of the smelt.

Hotel Hapuka by Pat Trembeth
Hotel Hapuka – Sonnet by Pat Trembeth – Grand Hotel Hapuka, Haast

Hotel Hapuka By Pat Trembeth Cobwebs drape the windows, dead sandflies fill the sills There’s.

A Goddard Caddis tempts an Arnold River brown trout. Moana-Kotuku. Featured Image.
Moana-Kotuku (L. Brunner), Orangipuku, Hohonu, Crooked, Arnold Rivers

Moana Kotuku – The Waters of Lake Brunner by Paul Corliss Moana-Kotuku (Sea of the White.