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by G man
Sat Oct 08, 2016 4:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Errrr Sharks?
Replies: 50
Views: 4580

Re: Errrr Sharks?

It seems from the overseas videos that a lot of aggressive behaviour happens around Hobie Mirage Drive kayaks. You know, the ones that "paddle" like a penguin swims. :^) Sharks eat penguins ...hmmmm Not true... seems to be plenty of both type that have ad there moments http://www.youtube.com/watch?...
by G man
Sat Oct 08, 2016 1:38 am
Forum: General
Topic: Errrr Sharks?
Replies: 50
Views: 4580

Re: Errrr Sharks?

So I have to ask, do any of you guys in NZ use a Shark Shield. In Australia they have become increasingly popular, particularly when there are a few White encounters. I have a Shark shield that I used a lot diving but not really bothered in the kayak as I have a big 5.6 m Hobie Tandem Island. It is ...
by G man
Tue Oct 04, 2016 3:02 am
Forum: Competitions and Events
Topic: COROMANDEL KAYAK FISHING COMPETITION & SOCIAL GET TOGETHER November 2016
Replies: 53
Views: 9418

Re: COROMANDEL KAYAK FISHING COMPETITION & SOCIAL GET TOGETHER November 2016

Hi Coromandel Kayakers, This sounds so good I am coming over from Perth. We will be in Tauranga around 1st Nov to pick up a cheap camper van and then plan to be up the Coromandel for at least a week or two so the timing is looking good to try and get there for this event. Is there any chance of camp...
by G man
Fri Mar 25, 2016 7:22 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Great Friday off Beachlands
Replies: 5
Views: 1139

Re: Great Friday off Beachlands

Hi mitchfam, nice catch. I'm feeling a little jealous. I am a new member (from Perth West Australia) here on the forum just checking out what you guys have over there in NZ. We are only allowed pink snapper over 50 cm and can only take 2 in a day. You guys must have a much more plentiful supply and ...