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How To Use A Sabiki Rig To Catch Live Bait
Here is the best sabiki rig tutorial video we have seen. Excellent tips for rigging, storage and use of the sabiki rig to maximise your opportunity to catch livies. Even if you are well experienced in using sabikis, there's a tip or two in here you may have missed.
Tasman Tackle 'Cobra' game lures
Game season fever is well and truly on us, and the sensational, and very much welcome, yellowfin tuna run this year, has got trailer boat fishermen across the country dusting off the big gear to get into the action. When it comes to game fishing, you can either go the whole nine yards, with a mega launch equipped with riggers dripping with bling, or you can tow one lure behind your tinnie. As long as you can reach the fishing zone, and do around 7 knots all day, you are well in with a chance at anything this year. We’ve seen massive blue and even black marlin, bigeye tuna, tons of albacore, stripeys, mahi mahi, and in good numbers up both northern NZ coastlines. Incredibly, we spotted no less than nine marlin in two days north east of Barrier early January. Just amazing that these fish are out there in good numbers.
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Kina - catch and cook
Josh James introduces some international guests to the delights of fresh kiwi kina.
Land-based mayhem - Morning Tide Fishing
The Morning Tide Fishing team with one of their wildest catches yet.
BlacktipH Fishing top ten 2015
Wow! Check out the top 10 best fishing clips from BlacktipH filmed in 2015.
Great white bites through air supply and into cage
Great White Shark bites air supply and gets stuck in cage at Guadalupe Island