Spearfishing the Aldermans - Sat 12/01/13

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Kiwi K
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:56 am

Just a quick little report on how the Aldermans went.
I recomend it to all who can get out there, totally mind blowing and helped me fall in love with the sport all over again, the blue water, copious amounts of fish species and a day of Personal Bests for this little boy.
I shot two kingies but one ripped free after battling him for 5 mins and the lads recond he was +- 18-20kg but the one that did come home was 15kg, also took a little Pink MaoMao home and got my deepest depth with 20 seconds on the bottom at 17 meters.. Ready to go back now ;)

Dale
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This was the 2nd Kingie of the day, taken at 8 mtrs, the first was about 20kg taken at 16 mtrs
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Lovely little pinkie taken at 14 mtrs
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:17 am

Awesome, well done mate :clap:
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:20 am

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Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:38 am

Nice one mate how was the Pink Maomao? :clap: :clap:
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 10:24 am

welll done mate .
yes lovely place to dive or fish

spent a couple of days there myself over xmass :y:
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 12:40 pm

Yip - sweet action!!!
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 2:17 pm

It really is such a stunning spot for diving...more fish than i ever seen and i have been under water for 23 years!

Here is a taste of what its like under there.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=pl ... C8xwoDplIo
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 7:50 pm

cool :clap: Spearing big kingies is a blast a!
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:01 pm

Awesome stuff kiwi k :y:
Something on my bucket list for sure. :envy:
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Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:44 pm

Well done :y:...

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Mon Jan 14, 2013 8:46 pm

Well done mate, looks like loads of fun. :-) nice Kingy action as well.
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