Tapuaetahi Fishing Lodge

Accommodation was originally booked for a boys fishing weekend but due to some unforeseen circumstances the boys trip had to be cancelled.  Not to worry, myself and the wife deserved a weekend away so north we went. We arrived late Friday afternoon and found the Fishing Lodge.  Wow, what a …

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Tuna from a Kayak

2015 Taranaki Kayak Fishing Classic.  The forecast was very average with only a brief weather window allowing us to get out wide to target some Tuna on day 1.  Chucked out a Rapala bibbed lure and off we paddled.  It was only a matter of time and we hooked up …

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Freshwater Kayak Fishing

Wanting to try kayak fishing for trout?  It’s easy to move from soft baiting on the salty stuff to lure fishing in fresh water.  First thing to do is look into is purchasing a fishing licence.  Every person in New Zealand who wants to go fresh water fishing must first …

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First footage of an Anglerfish

Believed to be the first ever footage of an Anglerfish.  Wikipedia describes the Anglerfish:  Anglerfishes are fish that are members of the teleost order Lophiiformes /ˌlɒfiːəˈfɔrmiːz/.  They are bony fish named for their characteristic mode of predation, in which a fleshy growth from the fish’s head (the esca or illicium) …

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