Kayak fishing keeps fishermen fit and families fed Weston Newman hooked this 7kg kingfish off Ngamotu Beach during a Taranaki Kayak Fishing Club competition on Saturday.
A sport that combines fitness and fishing is growing in popularity around Taranaki beaches.
The quietness and manoeuvrability of kayaks make them ideal for fishing, Oakura’s Garry Harrison said.
He’s been hooked since the Taranaki Kayak Fishing Club was formed 20 years ago.
Story by Catherine Groenestein, 12 May 2019.
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