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by Kingaling
Fri Feb 16, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: Members
Topic: Also a newbie to kayak fishing/fishing
Replies: 5
Views: 262

Re: Also a newbie to kayak fishing/fishing

Good on ya Mike, welcome welcome!
by Kingaling
Wed Feb 14, 2018 9:05 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sorry folks another NN TR
Replies: 13
Views: 693

Re: Sorry folks another NN TR

Mitch65 wrote:
Wed Feb 14, 2018 8:01 am
Yellow bouy is out by the channel marker left of beach
Cheers Mitch :y:
by Kingaling
Mon Feb 12, 2018 3:14 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: Sorry folks another NN TR
Replies: 13
Views: 693

Re: Sorry folks another NN TR

Question: Where's this yellow buoy? Thinking of heading out sometime this week.

Also, has anyone tried launching at Orakei and heading out to Bean Rock lighthouse? If I head there I might have less traffic to fight against on my way back central..
by Kingaling
Thu Feb 08, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A cautionary tale
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Re: A cautionary tale

Yeah but actually deploying the chute I thought might give you some drag, making it impossible to catch a wave and get turtled. It would be a slow, but steady ride back to shore. You may get splashed a bit though..
by Kingaling
Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: Members
Topic: John from Auckland
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: John from Auckland

I asked him if he was related but he said he wasn't ugly enough for that to be the case? Not sure what he meant by that ;)

Hope to see you out at NN sometime

Cheers
by Kingaling
Wed Feb 07, 2018 11:11 am
Forum: Trip Reports
Topic: A cautionary tale
Replies: 23
Views: 1160

Re: A cautionary tale

I've been in a similar situation before up at Te Arai Pt. I've tried catching waves in my sea kayak before and you just get turned sideways and flipped over.. So this time I tried to avoid catching any waves, paddling between sets.. however with a wave bearing down on me and not wanting to lose any ...
by Kingaling
Wed Jan 24, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Members
Topic: Newbie in Mairangi Bay
Replies: 2
Views: 189

Re: Newbie in Mairangi Bay

Welcome! I'm new to the forum too (although I've been kayak fishing for a while).

This guy has some great videos, they're entertaining and you also pick up some good advice while you're at it.. https://www.youtube.com/user/NZkayakfishing/videos
by Kingaling
Wed Jan 24, 2018 1:11 pm
Forum: Members
Topic: John from Auckland
Replies: 5
Views: 402

John from Auckland

Been lurking on this forum for a while checking out the odd trip report and pieces of advice. This morning at Narrowneck I got asked if I was Mitch from the Kayak Fishing NZ forum. It's probably about time I made an account as I'm aiming to get out on the yak a lot more this year. I live in Auckland...