A big Red one - Te Awanga 19/1

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Epicskwid
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Mon Jan 21, 2019 3:48 pm



After years of trying i came up tight on a solid red. I caught lots of tasty pannies too with many released. Here in Hawkes Bay i mainly fish for Snapper from 4m - 6m deep. You really get a scrap out of them at this depth. The trusty Pinky Snapper Snatcher did the damage on this fish. Seems to be my go to now. (Especially after being smoked by a fish on the same colour in Northland) Best part i did it with no assistance. Tuna is my next goal.

Cheers :rock:
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Blazer60
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Mon Jan 21, 2019 3:56 pm

Nice fish mate. :y:
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Bear Jules
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Mon Jan 21, 2019 8:22 pm

Great video Blair. Love the reaction with the biggin! Stoked for you mate

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Sat Jan 26, 2019 3:48 pm

Awesome work :y:

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