Trout

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Pool Sharing – A Tale of Two Fishes

Pool Sharing – A Tale of Two Fishes

By Paul Corliss ”No”! he said emphatically. ”It's my pool and I'll get to it all in good time." He…

08/10/2021

Opening Day Anglers hit the water in numbers for 2020/2021 Season

Thousands of Opening Day anglers across the country headed out before dawn this morning to start the 2021/22 sports fishing…

03/10/2021

Trout Bait Fishing Secrets – Confessions of a Bait Angler

By Piscator Not without a certain amount of soul searching, liberally mixed with fear and trembling, it was that l…

26/08/2021

Catch and Release or Catch and Kill – By Dick Marquand

"A good game fish is too valuable to be caught only once." Lee Wulff Advice on Catch and Release to…

25/08/2021

Night Fishing with Lures – Hart’s Creek, L2, Halswell and Selwyn Rivers

Night Fishing with Lures - "Old School" - Fewer and fewer anglers lip-hook a live bully and flop its fat…

14/08/2021

Hurunui River Salmon and Trout Fishing – Photographs and 2018 Update

Hurunui River Trout and Salmon Fishing Video The Hurunui River is one of the best salmon rivers in New Zealand's…

18/07/2021

Hiring a Trout Fishing Guide – Why Hiring a Guide is a Good Idea

Hiring a Trout Fishing Guide By Allan Burgess Our fishing guides are doing it tuff at the moment as a…

03/05/2021

Strike Indicator – Looking at Different Indicators for Nymph Fishing

Strike Indicator - Looking at Different Strike Indicators By Paul Corliss I'm not talking about industrial unrest or rumblings among…

19/04/2021

Tasmanian Devil Trout Spin Fishing Lure or Aquafoil – rigging tips on video

Tasmanian Devil Trout Spin Lure - the most popular with anglers and trout The Tasmanian Devil is a very popular…

06/02/2021

Stillwater Brownies – Favourite Flies For Stillwater Brown Trout

Stillwater Brownies - Six Favourite Flies by Dick Marquand Generally speaking, brown trout inhabiting Stillwaters like lakes, ponds and backwaters,…

29/12/2020