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Miliwolf
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[quote:2dbkuyeb]Kaiapoi River, below the Cust Main Drain confluence
All year All legal methods*

*See section 6 for further restrictions on bait fishing for sports fish.

6.3 Bait fishing for salmon is prohibited except in the:

6.3.1 Kaiapoi River between 1 October and 30 April

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[quote:2dbkuyeb]
“Bait” Means:
…….
Natural fish (excluding fish ova, or any portion of a fish, or shellfish (mollusc).
…….

I am no lawyer, but it does seem like the part “or any portion of a fish” would exclude cut fish. But then is a whole fish not a whole portion of a fish.