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NEW ZEALAND BOOKS & POSTERS


  • Hauraki Gulf Fishing Hotspots
  • How to Catch Fish and Where #2
  • New Zealand Fish Identification Slate
  • Spot X Fish ID
  • Spot X Game Fishing New Zealand
  • Spot X Boat Fishing New Zealand. 2nd Edition
  • The New Zealand Grand Slam of Fishing
  • Fishing the Remote Coast
  • Catch More Snapper
  • Knots, Rigs & Baits
  • The Kiwi SurfCasting Guide
  • New Zealand Commercial Fishes Poster-Large
  • New Zealand Commercial Fishes Poster-Small
  • Fishes of New Zealand Poster
  • New Zealand Seafood Poster

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    HAURAKI GULF FISHING HOT SPOTS
    By Bruce Duncan. 210mm x 270mm, Softback. 207 Pages. 0.88 kg. Colour Photos, screen shots, and drawings. Published 2019

    The Hauraki Gulf has some of the best fishing spots in the country, that can be enjoyed all year round. Expert fisherman Bruce Duncan has identified 150 fishing Hot Spots - the best locations in the Hauraki Gulf to land that perfect catch!

    NZ$40.00 + Delivery.

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    HOW TO CATCH FISH AND WHERE #2. THE BIG FISH EDITION
    By Mike Rendle. Softcover, 0.75kg, 210mm x 147mm, 327 pages. Published 2018. Photographs, drawings and charts.
    Following on from his first (hugely successful and bestselling) book of the series, Mike Rendle again draws on his five decades of experience as a professional and recreational fisherman, a fishing magazine editor and an author.

    In this edition, as well as covering big fish, there is an introduction to gamefishing (catching your first marlin), a section on trolling and jigging for trout, tackle maintenance, rod construction, lure fishing, safety, the environment and much more.

    The book includes a guide showing where you can target big fish, an identification section for our gamefish and tunas (which complements the extensive section included in the first book) and much more, such as preparing and processing skipjack tuna for bait.

    Packed-full of colour, description, diagrams and detail, this book is easy to read, simple to follow and includes lots of tips and hints.

    This is New Zealand Fishing for New Zealand Fishermen.

    NZ$35.00 + Delivery.

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    NEW ZEALAND FISH IDENTIFICATION SLATE.
    By NZ Underwater. 150mm x 210mm, Double-sided single waterproof card.
    Single card, double-sided, with photographic images of New Zealand fishes. Ideal for keeping on the boat, or in a bag.

    This card is waterproof, and although catch limits and legal catch sizes are not shown, this is perfect for Identifying your catch or for reference.

    NZ$10.00 + Delivery.

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    SPOT X FISH ID.
    By Spot X. Softback, 0.06kg, 98mm x 210mm, 22 pages, full colour illustrations, published 2004.

    Written, illustrated and designed for fishermen. This handy pocket size booklet is clearly illustrated with tips on identification, habitat, fishing technique and bait used with a brief comment on the food quality.

    Includes Gamefish, Tuna, Shark Species, Bait Fish, Deepwater Fish, Saltwater Fish and Freshwater Fish.

    Great for the tackle box. Water proof and tear proof.

    NZ$13.00 + Delivery.

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    SPOT X GAME FISHING NEW ZEALAND.
    BySpot X. Softcover - Spiral Bound, 0.090kg, 210mm x 298mm, 264 pages, full colour photographs and chart reproductions. Published 2016. ist edition
    Part of the well known range of Spot X fishing guides.

    Hydrographic Charts covering the West and East Coasts of the North Island from Taranaki to East Cape. Over 300 GPS spots for Striped Marlin, Blue Marlin, Broadbill Sword, Black Marlin and Yellow Fin Tuna. Game Fishing Knowledge articles contributed by our Experts include:

  • Bar Crossing
  • Fishing for Blue and Striped Marlin from a Trailer boat
  • Dropping for Swordfish
  • Gamefish Identification and IGFA Rules

    The book also lists the contact details for the Coastguard, Maritime Radio, Weather, Marinas, Fishing Clubs, D.O.C and M.O.F in each area.

    NZ$40.00 + Delivery.

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    SPOT X BOAT FISHING NEW ZEALAND.2nd Edition
    BySpot X. Softcover, 1.00kg, 210mm x 298mm, Spiral Binding. 264 pages, full colour photographs and chart reproductions. .

    Over 3000 fishing spots from North Cape the Bluff. Designed as a companion for fishers and boaties.

    The layout is a combination of the successful Cape to Cape and Fishing NZ books. Each area has a large number of spots identified with the GPS co-ordinates and the species most likely to be caught there. In addition to these spots each area has a list of spots with detailed information on how to fish those spots, bait, tide, rig, time of day, season, wind, berley and fishing tips.

  • Illustrated with marine charts
  • GPS marks
  • target species
  • best conditions
  • Xpert tips.

    NZ$40.00 + Delivery.

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    THE NEW ZEALAND GRAND SLAM OF FISHING.
    By Alain Jorion. Softcover, 0.60kg, 160mm x 240mm, 200 pages. Published 2013.
    One man & the ultimate top ten game-fish challenge.

    Alain Jorion is the first New Zealander to have captured the 'Grand Slam' of game fishing, comprising a top-class speciman of each of the big game fish - the billfish slam of black marlin, blue Marlin, striped marlin, shortbilled spearfish and broadbill spearfish, plus the tuna species (Bluefin, yellowfin, bigeye, albacore and skipjack) - all caught under strict criteria set by the New Zealand Sportfishing Coucil.

    On the way to this incredible achievement he has had some amazing experiences and gleaned skills and knowledge from many people in the process. Winning the coveted 'Old man and the Sea' trophy (twice) and the Fisherman of the Year 2001-2002.

    This is the story of one man and his passion, and a true exponent of the words "Gone Fishing"..

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    FISHING THE REMOTE COAST.
    By Andy Macleod. Softback, 0.33kg, 210mm x 150mm, 128 pages, full colour photographs, published 2011.

    There are lots of great places to fish around New Zealandís coast, either close to home or somewhere more remote. The best thing is that you donít need a boat to catch a nice fish for dinner or have an unforgettable fishing experience.

    Andy Macleod shares the enjoyment of catching tasty trevally and snapper for the table, as well as the buzz of landing highly prized species, such as kingfish ó and the utter frustration of losing them. He and his fishing mates travel the country to places as far from civilisation as they can get in pursuit of their target species, from Spirits Bay in the far north to Cape Saunders on the Otago Peninsula, and even out to the Chatham Islands.

    This is a book of fishing stories and experiences, which challenges all fishers to venture outside their comfort zone and take their fishing skills to new places and to new levels.

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    CATCH MORE SNAPPER.
    By Mark Kitteridge. Softback, 170mm x 240mm, 248 pages, full colour photographs, reprinted 2011.
    As a well-known fishing writer and author, Mark Kitteridge needs no introduction to any serious fisherman or fisherwoman in New Zealand. Much has changed since his first book on snapper fishing Ė new equipment, new techniques and a whole revolution in soft-bait fishing has happened. His new book presents up-to-the-minute advice on doing it right and being successful.
    Catch More Snapper is just that Ė how to catch snapper and do it every time you go fishing.

    NZ$30.00 + Delivery.

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    KNOTS, RIGS & BAITS.
    By Mark Kitteridge. Softback, 190mm x 250mm, 208 pages, full colour photographs.
    The 208 pages in this well illustrated book contain a huge number of excellent photographs and line drawings that really bring the text to life.

    This is quite a substantial book covering the best rigs to use in almost every sea fishing situation you are likely to encounter in New Zealand. From catching tiddlers from the wharf or jetty, spinning with lures for big and small fish, surfcasting, deep-sea angling and game fishing.
    simple and easy to understand with plenty of excellent stuff for the beginner up to the most experienced of anglers.

    The author is well known in New Zealand having written for various fishing magazines over many years.

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    KIWI SURFCASTING GUIDE.
    By Andy Macleod. Softcover, 0.537kg, 150mm x 2310mm, 144 pages. Black & White and Colour photographs. Published 2014.
    In this accessible guide to surfcasting in New Zealand, Andy Macleod shares his vast knowledge of the country's inshore fishery. He covers all the essentials, including what bait to use, the best time of day to fish, and a few crafty tricks on how to catch fish as you are learning. Even if you are already an experienced (and successful) surfcaster, this book will take your fishing to new levels. (or greater depths). Chapter include:

  • NZ Fish Species
  • Surfcasting Regions
  • Choosing the spot
  • Working with nature
  • Tackle
  • Methods & techniques
  • Baits and bait presentation

    Andy Macleod is a Wellington based surfcaster and fishing writer. He is a regular columnist on land-based fishing in New Zealand Fishing News magazine. He competes regularly in competitions and has been a regional and national surfcasting champion. This is his second book.

    NZ$30.00 + Delivery.

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    NEW ZEALAND COMMERCIAL FISHES POSTER - LARGE
    By United Fisheries. Poster, 690mm X 990mm, Colour.

    NZ$15.00 + Delivery.

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    NEW ZEALAND COMMERCIAL FISHES POSTER - SMALL
    Poster, 420mm X 595mm, Colour.

    NZ$10.00 + Delivery.

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    FISHES OF NEW ZEALAND POSTER
    By Te Papa Press. Poster, 595mm X 830mm, Colour.
    New Zealand's unique marine environments are home to more than 1200 known species of fishes.

    From the familiar to the astonishing, this poster displays a selection highlighting their wonderful diversity.

    Taken from the (4 volume) book The Fishes of New Zealand, Published in 2015. This book is located on our website. Please follow the link.

    • Fishes of New Zealand

      NZ$25.00 + Delivery.

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      NEW ZEALAND SEAFOOD. POSTER
      By Seafood Industry Council. Poster, Dimensions: 59.4cm W x 81.4cm H. Colour.
      From King salmon to Scallops, Bluenose to Scampi, the New Zealand seafood industry sustainably harvests a wide range of fish. Seafood New Zealandís commercial fish species poster features colour photographs of all 71 species as well as their scientific names.

      Published by the Seafood Industry Council of New Zealand

      NZ$18.00 + Delivery.

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