What are the target spieces around akaroa

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Tue Dec 11, 2012 9:16 pm

Just wondering if I was to go to akaroa over summer what would I be expected to catch
Regards:Mike :y:

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Tue Dec 11, 2012 9:22 pm

Troll a giant squid at about 18 fathoms and you could pick up a Sperm Whale :D
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Wed Dec 12, 2012 5:31 am

That would be interesting :o

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Wed Dec 12, 2012 8:48 am

nzhuntahr wrote:Just wondering if I was to go to akaroa over summer what would I be expected to catch
Regards:Mike :y:
Summer at akaroa sees the swarming of the kiwi holiday maker - use a big hook and a floppy hat for bait. Expensive coffee works for the females...

nah mate - not sure these days but red cod (watch for lice), maybe some blue if you went way out up the harbour and moki/butterfish in the kelp...

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Wed Dec 12, 2012 10:20 am

watched a couple slay the fish after a morning digging up worms from the shallows,
no one else was catching anything

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