Newbie in the Waikato

Introduce yourself and may be find a fishing buddy or two...
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Joined: Wed Oct 12, 2016 7:27 pm
Kayak Make: Winner
Kayak Model: Ambush
Location: Cambridge

Fri Dec 15, 2017 12:56 pm

Hi all,

Thought I'd better introduce myself (or reintroduce, I apparently signed up ages ago!), I'm Mat, currently living in Cambridge/working in Paeroa, so I imagine I'll be fishing around the Coro/west coast harbours predominantly.

My wife just bought me a 3.1m fishing yak for our anniversary :inlove: . It's nothing too fancy, a "Winner Ambush" from Wave Passion in Albany, but it'll be perfect to get me out there after YEARS of trying to save up and get one with life inevitably intervening and scuttling my plans.

Really looking forward to getting out and about exploring around the Whangamata area over New Years and trying my luck. I've got a lot to learn, but can't wait to get stuck in.

Anyway that's me, hope to meet some of you out there and learn a bit off you.



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Joined: Tue Mar 28, 2017 9:40 pm
Kayak Make: Viking
Kayak Model: Profish Reload
VHF Call Sign: ZMX2317
Location: Te Kuiti

Sat Dec 23, 2017 12:11 am

Welcome (back) aboard. I'm pretty new around here myself. Live near Pirongia, but tend to fish out of the Mount or Coromandel mainly. Have had a couple of lashes out in the Kawhia and Aotea harbours. Still trying to figure out how to fish them a bit smarter, and Raglan needs a bit more of my attention too. Good luck, I might bump into you somewhere! Cheers.

ZMX 2317

Viking Reload

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Joined: Sat Apr 25, 2009 8:47 am
Kayak Make: Viking
Kayak Model: Viking PF400 Custom Black
VHF Call Sign: ZMT8884
Location: Auckland

Sat Dec 23, 2017 5:25 pm

Welcome back mate, Waikato has a good bunch in here that post up trips etc

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Joined: Tue Jan 10, 2017 3:28 pm
Location: Auckland

Wed Jan 17, 2018 8:53 am

Hey Mat,

How are you finding the Ambush? Thinking of getting one myself :)


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