Blue water within easy paddle reach of Rawhiti

BOI/Northern region discussions, for local trips, meetings etc.
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Hairy Little Dwarf
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Was paddling out the back of Urupukapuka yesterday on one of my RatRuns. Crystal Blue and baitballs only a km off the island.
Some good solid whacks on stinky 7" Gulps, but not enough glue on the hooks unfortunately. Had no chance stopping the two that did stick. :lol:
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Wow Nice! :y:
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Nice. The blue water around Whangarei was 21.5 and the horrible green stuff was 22.5!
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Good stuff !
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