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by Downtown
Sat May 19, 2018 6:34 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: DIY soft plastics
Replies: 8
Views: 732

Re: DIY soft plastics

Nice Jordan, the browny gold ones look sweet.
by Downtown
Sun Apr 29, 2018 5:52 pm
Forum: Competitions and Events
Topic: Eastern BOP Kayak Comp
Replies: 4
Views: 1439

Re: Eastern BOP Kayak Comp

Hey Jeff, No doubt for me that autumn/early winter is more settled weatherwise with better fishing. Doesnt mean that you wont hit an arse weekend like this one. Anywhere from april-august sounds good with back up weekend rather then harbour only if conditions dont suit. Also dont think there would b...
by Downtown
Mon Jan 08, 2018 7:14 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: FS: VIKING 400/RELOAD/ GT CHILL POD
Replies: 3
Views: 759

Re: FS: VIKING 400/RELOAD/ GT CHILL POD

Yeah I'll take it for 150 if not already gone. Thanks
by Downtown
Mon Jul 10, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Tuateawa 10.06 and Kennedy Bay 17.06
Replies: 10
Views: 1338

Re: Tuateawa 10.06 and Kennedy Bay 17.06

Nice work have seen some good kings come out of that area too.
by Downtown
Wed Jun 14, 2017 5:24 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Whale Island
Replies: 11
Views: 1310

Re: Whale Island

Awesome Tr, I'm keen to do some missions to the raus have heard stories about car security at walkers road though.
by Downtown
Mon Apr 10, 2017 10:26 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: John Dory Fishing ~ How do you rig a live bait?
Replies: 9
Views: 1511

Re: John Dory Fishing ~ How do you rig a live bait?

To me it doesn't sound like the hook was ever actually hooked on the fish, more like the fish just holding the bait. I'd look at using a larger hook and would also still have a smooth easy strike to set the hook. Once hooked play gently gently for sure but you need that hook finding some part of the...
by Downtown
Fri Apr 07, 2017 6:47 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: wtb insulated fish bag for viking profish 400 lite
Replies: 3
Views: 564

Re: wtb insulated fish bag for viking profish 400 lite

Fish bag is better then the pod for keeping things cool but more difficult to get bigger fish into still a very good investment.
by Downtown
Wed Apr 05, 2017 4:52 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: The little kayak that could - Sunday 2nd April
Replies: 11
Views: 1627

Re: The little kayak that could - Sunday 2nd April

Shot :y: Tight sponsors couldve chucked in a thermus for ya :lol:
by Downtown
Fri Mar 31, 2017 3:07 pm
Forum: General
Topic: With so many choices, why a kayak?
Replies: 32
Views: 3171

Re: With so many choices, why a kayak?

Top pic actually looks like you piwi :rofl:
by Downtown
Sat Oct 01, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: Movie Theatre
Topic: REEL SCREAMING KAYAKS - Episode 1
Replies: 16
Views: 2216

Re: REEL SCREAMING KAYAKS - Episode 1

Shot Rob, Mean watch.
by Downtown
Tue Sep 27, 2016 7:23 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: Free reload insulated rear well cover - GONE
Replies: 3
Views: 687

Re: Free reload insulated rear we'll cover

Keen on it if no one else got in first, cheers.
by Downtown
Thu Sep 01, 2016 3:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Spring yay
Replies: 2
Views: 1044

Re: Spring yay

Shot, good result a few of us heading those ways tomorrow. Even that ruff guy might dust of the yak.
by Downtown
Wed Aug 17, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Winter Weather Gap
Replies: 13
Views: 1360

Re: Winter Weather Gap

Took advantage of the window(still pretty average conditions) today and will hopefully cash in with a few of the bop fullas tomorrow.
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Nice work on the Squid FOM the coro side should be nice there plenty of easterly in our sea at the moment.
by Downtown
Wed Aug 03, 2016 9:03 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Anyone keen for matata Tuesday morning 9ish
Replies: 8
Views: 839

Re: Anyone keen for matata Tuesday morning 9ish

Snuck out 1030ish and fish the shallows for a few hours wasn't expecting a lot but snagged a handful. Biggest went 67.5cm smallest 36cm.
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by Downtown
Tue Aug 02, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: Do It Yourself
Topic: Shortening the rod butt for kayak fishing
Replies: 3
Views: 1154

Re: Shortening the rod butt for kayak fishing

Reels closer to the water doesn't rock my world but each to their own as you said but yours have come up looking good :y:
by Downtown
Mon Aug 01, 2016 11:31 am
Forum: General
Topic: Anyone keen for matata Tuesday morning 9ish
Replies: 8
Views: 839

Re: Anyone keen for matata Tuesday morning 9ish

Might do later in the arvo on Tuesday as well as Wednesday morning. Everything i'm looking at has it blowing pretty hard tomorrow morning.
by Downtown
Tue Jul 19, 2016 7:21 pm
Forum: Competitions and Events
Topic: Sportsmans Choice/Northland Kayaks - Kayak Fishing SNAPPER SOFT BAIT Challenge
Replies: 17
Views: 4104

Re: Sportsmans Choice/Northland Kayaks - Kayak Fishing SNAPPER SOFT BAIT Challenge

Will aim for both but if I can only make one it'll be this one. All this shithouse weather and my softy stash is getting to big, needs some thinning out.
by Downtown
Sun Jul 10, 2016 7:34 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Northland or the Coromandel
Replies: 13
Views: 1691

Re: Northland or the Coromandel

Northland all day for me :rock:
by Downtown
Wed Jun 08, 2016 5:39 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Matata 03/06/16
Replies: 7
Views: 968

Re: Matata 03/06/16

About 30cm swell rolling in, just too much for some aye ruff :lol: . Just bite the heads of those lizards, nothing like the taste of gulp in the morning ;)