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by Calico Jack
Wed Apr 02, 2014 7:48 pm
Forum: Otago Region
Topic: Keen to get out and about in Otago
Replies: 128
Views: 13376

Re: Keen to get out and about in Otago

Deep sea fishing from Taieri Mouth on Saturday. Disappointing catch of blue cod, heaps of Jock Stewarts. Hit a shoal of school groper which saved the day. 8 miles south of the river mouth, too far out to kayak :(

We should organise something from Dunedin over Easter.
by Calico Jack
Mon Mar 03, 2014 12:26 pm
Forum: Otago Region
Topic: Keen to get out and about in Otago
Replies: 128
Views: 13376

Re: Keen to get out and about in Otago

Great sites, thanks Daniel.

Hopefully we'll get a good weekend out soon. The weather is pretty dismal at the minute.

I'm booked into Jugganaught Fishing Charters from Taieri mouth at the end of March - $120! It's getting pretty expensive so the kayak will need to start earning it's keep.
by Calico Jack
Fri Feb 28, 2014 1:03 pm
Forum: Otago Region
Topic: Keen to get out and about in Otago
Replies: 128
Views: 13376

Re: Keen to get out and about in Otago

Somewhere more local to Dunedin would suit better until I've been out a few times. Smails Beach sounds good. http://www.metservice.com/marine-surf/surf/sandfly-bay" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; What conditions should be avoided in terms of wind speed, wave height, period, swell etc?...
by Calico Jack
Thu Feb 27, 2014 6:14 pm
Forum: Otago Region
Topic: Keen to get out and about in Otago
Replies: 128
Views: 13376

Re: Keen to get out and about in Otago

Nice videos! Is that gulp soft bait you are using?

What time do you guys usually head out?
by Calico Jack
Wed Feb 26, 2014 7:28 pm
Forum: Otago Region
Topic: Keen to get out and about in Otago
Replies: 128
Views: 13376

Re: Keen to get out and about in Otago

Hello all. I'm keen to get out and catch some blue cod. I'm new to the kayak fishing sport and only ever fished from my kayak in the central lakes. Is the Aramoana Spit any good? I'm tempted to head up to Karitane some time as I hear there are some good spots up there... These forums are great by th...