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by snap fisha
Fri Jan 27, 2017 10:32 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Doubtful Sound
Replies: 5
Views: 478

Re: Doubtful Sound

Hi in answer to your question about getting kayaks there the only people that carry freight into there is real journeys as they are the main operator on lake Manapouri and doutifull sound. The reason I know this is I work frequently at the power station and the barge that crosses the lake is owned b...
by snap fisha
Tue Nov 08, 2016 9:05 pm
Forum: Hobie Kayaks
Topic: Hobie PA14 Owners South Island? Heck just any mad keen yak fisho's!?
Replies: 1
Views: 516

Re: Hobie PA14 Owners South Island? Heck just any mad keen yak fisho's!?

Hi welcome to the South island there is plenty of good places on lake Wanaka to go trout fishing I had a few days there recently with the boat and found some great kayak spots. Sent me a PM when you get settled in and we should try and catch up for a fish some where.
by snap fisha
Sun May 15, 2016 8:41 pm
Forum: Southland Region
Topic: newbie wanting local advice
Replies: 3
Views: 1444

Re: newbie wanting local advice

Hi mate I am based in Invercargill and we have a profish 400 and a espri here if you want to come and have look and a test paddle when we get a nice day but my the sounds of what you are wanting to do gt would be fine in the rivers but the extra length of a 400 would be better at sea I would also co...
by snap fisha
Sun Sep 20, 2015 9:07 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Kaiaua turns it on
Replies: 15
Views: 1446

Re: Kaiaua turns it on

I hope there where two people fishing to catch this amount of fish as the rules clearly state 7 fish per person per day.
by snap fisha
Fri Jun 19, 2015 7:30 pm
Forum: Keeping it Fresh
Topic: Fresh water fishing for dummies
Replies: 7
Views: 1777

Re: Fresh water fishing for dummies

Hi FOM a bait caster overhead style reel that you use in the sea is all you need for jigging for trout and you can buy the pre tied fly traces from any hunting and fishing stores just ask for the pat swift brand.
by snap fisha
Fri May 15, 2015 5:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: getting way out there...
Replies: 22
Views: 1701

Re: getting way out there...

Hi we moved back to invercargill from Auckland last year and I was right into my kayak fishing up there and I am keen to get out any where Dunedin south for a look around. Will need to get paddle fit again.
by snap fisha
Sat Apr 11, 2015 7:26 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Lake Taupo
Replies: 8
Views: 910

Re: Lake Taupo

I have had a lot of luck jigging and you don't need to go to far from town just head out to aciaia bay and go bay further and lunch at the right hand side of the bay where there is car access and head out from there and keep a eye you on the sounder to you see the schools of fish. Good luck.
by snap fisha
Fri Nov 21, 2014 10:17 pm
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: FS: Garmin echo 550c fishfinder
Replies: 8
Views: 1321

Re: FS: Garmin echo 550c fishfinder

Pm sent.
by snap fisha
Sat Nov 01, 2014 12:37 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Trip to Rangitoto
Replies: 10
Views: 443

Re: Trip to Rangitoto

You could also check out the north shore kayak fishing club on the web or there face book page they are great group and have regular trips every month
by snap fisha
Sun Oct 19, 2014 7:58 pm
Forum: Keeping it Fresh
Topic: Fishing movora lakes
Replies: 3
Views: 1124

Fishing movora lakes

Hi any one in Southland or Otago interested in doing a weekend trip to these lakes to do some trout fishing.
by snap fisha
Sun Oct 19, 2014 7:54 pm
Forum: Southland Region
Topic: looking for other kayak fishers
Replies: 30
Views: 6772

Re: looking for other kayak fishers

Hi all we have recently returned to invercargill and bought our fishing kayaks with us and I was wondering if there is any other like minded fishes out there that would like to meet up for a fishing trip etc now that the trout fishing season has opened thinking of hitting the lower oreti etc.
by snap fisha
Thu Aug 28, 2014 7:14 am
Forum: General
Topic: Vacuum sealers
Replies: 27
Views: 2121

Re: Vacuum sealers

I got mine from farmers can't remember the brand but it does a good job cost about 130 dollars when on sale.
by snap fisha
Mon Jul 28, 2014 7:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: KFNZ MeetUp 2014 Announcement
Replies: 77
Views: 4262

Re: KFNZ MeetUp 2014 Announcement

We will not be there this year has we are moving to southland for a new job. It will be sad to miss this great event will try and make it to next years.
by snap fisha
Thu Jul 24, 2014 6:37 am
Forum: For Sale or Wanted
Topic: WTB - First Kayak
Replies: 15
Views: 1054

Re: WTB - First Kayak

Hi if you are on the north shore check out the northshore kakaying fishing club they have a pro fish 400 for people to try out.
by snap fisha
Mon Jun 02, 2014 1:25 pm
Forum: General
Topic: magazines free to good home
Replies: 0
Views: 186

magazines free to good home

Hi all i have a box of assorted fishing magazines from 2008 to 2013 free to a good home must collect from glenfield auckland.
by snap fisha
Sun May 04, 2014 5:59 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help fish finder not working
Replies: 6
Views: 374

Re: Help fish finder not working

Go and see the guys at northland kayaks I'm sure they will be able to help you sort it out other wise solder and heat shirk seal all joints and unplug the battery when pack at the beach to help stop the corrosion etc.
by snap fisha
Mon Apr 21, 2014 2:29 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Happy Birthday Mental...
Replies: 26
Views: 301

Re: Happy Birthday Mental...

Happy birthday has hope you are out fishing some where :^: :beer:
by snap fisha
Sat Apr 19, 2014 5:11 pm
Forum: Tackle and Accessories
Topic: How To Tie on a Kabura Jig
Replies: 5
Views: 1486

Re: How To Tie on a Kabura Jig

Hi fritter I tyres these last weekend and you use about 4metres of trace with a lefty sloop on the end for the jig also use very little drag and just keep winding when it loads up I had great fun with this last weekend at Sullivan's bay
by snap fisha
Sat Apr 12, 2014 9:57 am
Forum: General
Topic: Last call - The BIG Paddle
Replies: 22
Views: 691

Re: Last call - The BIG Paddle

Good luck and safe paddling see you on the 26-27th :y: :y:
by snap fisha
Sun Apr 06, 2014 9:09 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Super Six Visit Cuvier Island.... April 2014
Replies: 46
Views: 1400

Re: Super Six Visit Cuvier Island.... April 2014

Awsome guys well done on your pbs steve :y: :y: