It is possible to catch a yellowtail kingfish from shore at Taylors Mistake. Live baits under a balloon and poppers are the way to go. Kingfish will quickly come and go chasing baitfish. You just have to be in the right spot at the right time. With the water off Canterbury getting warmer someone i9s going to get one here off the rocks sooner or later. More about Taylors Mistake fishing.