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by SitDown
Mon Apr 06, 2020 8:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Roof racks 2004 Corolla
Replies: 4
Views: 95

Re: Roof racks 2004 Corolla

The Thule brand roof rack for my 2006 Corolla cost more than that 3 years ago..... not sure if because its a better brand than most or because my car is younger than yours :y:
by SitDown
Fri Apr 03, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: General
Topic: Tamaki drive mudflats
Replies: 1
Views: 112

Tamaki drive mudflats

Hobson bay

Along Tamaki drive containing the outboard boating club
Talking about the inside muddy flats that spreads up to Oraki Basin along side of Ngapipi rd
Is there any place inside that bay to head out from to fish that area
by SitDown
Mon Mar 30, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Lanyard
Replies: 6
Views: 212

Re: Lanyard

Thanks Mental, bloody brilliant mate, better than I was looking for
by SitDown
Sat Mar 28, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Few trips
Replies: 1
Views: 202

Few trips

Have been sussing out the Manuakau for very little to show off with. Its close to home & others I have met who know the area close to where I live have done quite well, with a few kings in the mix Going out from Laingholm a couple times into the main channel, the odd feed but all smallish fish, up t...
by SitDown
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Lanyard
Replies: 6
Views: 212

Lanyard

Lost my knife over the side last week, bloody snapper got out of my hands, fell on my tackle pod, flicking the knife over the side Looking for a lanyard like this one Anyone know where would I get something like this or similar from I have seen those small floats that would fit in the palm of your h...
by SitDown
Thu Mar 19, 2020 7:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kuaotunu - where to fish
Replies: 2
Views: 183

Re: Kuaotunu - where to fish

https://webapp.navionics.com/#boating@11&key=h%60a_Fsmyo%60%40 Zoom in for starters, the community edits have done the work for you Have a chatty chatty with the fishing outlets in the township for the local intel, they are pretty good sharing the info Have fished plenty of times off Wharekaho (Simp...
by SitDown
Wed Mar 18, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Coromandel 14/03
Replies: 2
Views: 331

Re: Coromandel 14/03

kool report mate, love it up there at Fletcher bay
by SitDown
Mon Mar 16, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: NN 15.3
Replies: 4
Views: 387

Re: NN 15.3

good to see NN producing, good feed to mate :y:
by SitDown
Mon Mar 16, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Kitchen
Topic: Slender Tuna
Replies: 7
Views: 538

Re: Slender Tuna

AndrewRawlingson wrote:
Mon Mar 16, 2020 9:17 am
Unfortunately, the fish was full of worms.
in the flesh like barracouta or similar to sea lice out of its mouth.... pretty bloody gross eh
by SitDown
Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: Daiwa lexa
Replies: 6
Views: 855

Re: Daiwa lexa

sk8e8 wrote:
Wed Mar 11, 2020 12:45 pm
I prefer my JGX2000 lever drag over the baitcasters I have.
what rod do you use for this reel
looking at getting that reel for a lightweight kingi setup
by SitDown
Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:07 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Shallow Water 5m
Replies: 2
Views: 566

Re: Shallow Water 5m

In close off Tamaki drive there's fish
Last Weds I went out of Okahu bay, there was a dude fishing off the end of the pontoon at the ramp, cleaning a snapper, looked about 45 cm
by SitDown
Wed Mar 11, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Auckland Region
Topic: meola
Replies: 14
Views: 7554

Re: meola

Benji_d That whole mud flat is fishing well, from Meola to Te Atatu up to Greenhithe Go to your spot x mate & load up Schecter Wasn't aware of the sewage problem.... hope it puts off the fu*kn paddleboarders & other water users that seem to want to come over for a bloody nosey & kill off the hot bit...
by SitDown
Tue Mar 10, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Waiinu Beach, Sth Taranaki, 07-03-20
Replies: 3
Views: 429

Re: Waiinu Beach, Sth Taranaki, 07-03-20

What a crack up.... ambushed by the campers haha Nice trip report there mate & some pretty good sized fish there too, stoked eh :y: I had the same probs with soft sand, upgraded to sandtrakz wheels, easy as in soft sand Used to get a feed of mussels around there at low tide when we were down that wa...
by SitDown
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Members
Topic: New to forum, Manawatu
Replies: 2
Views: 550

Re: New to forum, Manawatu

Welcome to the forum mate
Good selection of kayak you have there

Very productive on your first trip out... do tell
by SitDown
Mon Mar 09, 2020 5:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Ripped Off
Replies: 8
Views: 913

Re: Ripped Off

Sorry this happened to you mate, the bloody stink barstids ..... hope its not a big cost to you to get back out on the water again
by SitDown
Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Orere Point - the tried and true
Replies: 7
Views: 1019

Re: Orere Point - the tried and true

nice fish there mate, good on ya
by SitDown
Wed Mar 04, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: First Kingfish
Replies: 1
Views: 383

Re: First Kingfish

nice report mate, good to be out there again eh, especially on the Manukau have been into the snapper at Laingholm, half tide up till high tide, straylined pillies side of the channel in 3m, by no2 channel post.... nothing on the outgoing heard the same off French bay with better snaps on the incomi...
by SitDown
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: Safety
Topic: Yak fisho pulled from water in Hauraki Gulf
Replies: 20
Views: 2389

Re: Yak fisho pulled from water in Hauraki Gulf

Chatted to a few much more experienced kayak fishers than me, topic was about fishing windy conditions safely while drifting The consensus was.... if you get tipped out of your yak & not tethered to it, you have zero chance of catching up with it, even if you drop your pfd to give chase Luckily it w...
by SitDown
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Pukehina BOP
Replies: 5
Views: 768

Re: Pukehina BOP

Wasn't into kayak fishing when I lived down that way Pukehina mostly dumps on the beach. I used to surf fish that estuary (newdicks) at the western end of Pukehina parade, plus the Kaituna cut, not many times Ive seen it flat around there Best to go to Decoro at the Mount & pick the brains of the gu...
by SitDown
Fri Feb 28, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Drop of hello
Replies: 2
Views: 516

Re: Drop of hello

welcome to the forum mate
where are you based around the country... whats the fishing like where you are at