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by sj sell
Sun Oct 07, 2018 11:50 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua
Replies: 13
Views: 3160

Re: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua

I grew up there. Haven't fished there for years and years so take this with grain (sack) of salt ... I used to launch my dinghy at Hamaurana and troll tassies (white or pink) up and down the drop off. It was rare not to catch a keepable fish or two during an early morning session. Very early mornin...
by sj sell
Wed Oct 03, 2018 10:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua
Replies: 13
Views: 3160

Re: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua

Jordan_jh wrote: Mon Sep 24, 2018 11:15 pm If your interested the ebop kayak fishing club has club in October at lake rotoiti. Most welcome to come along


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Cheers Jordan will be there over the weeknd so might just do that
by sj sell
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua
Replies: 13
Views: 3160

Re: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua

AndrewRawlingson wrote: Tue Sep 18, 2018 10:16 am Rob Fort has done some great videos on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGXI0FuC7kk

Personally, I would want a fish finder if I was going to try this.
Cheers mate great vids. I don't have a sounder but looks like from the advice so far that jigging is the way to go
by sj sell
Tue Sep 18, 2018 5:12 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua
Replies: 13
Views: 3160

Re: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua

I grew up there. Haven't fished there for years and years so take this with grain (sack) of salt ... I used to launch my dinghy at Hamaurana and troll tassies (white or pink) up and down the drop off. It was rare not to catch a keepable fish or two during an early morning session. Very early mornin...
by sj sell
Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:50 am
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua
Replies: 13
Views: 3160

Re: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua

No unfortunately I don't have sounder or a fly rod, cheers for the help though, I often wondered about giving jigging a go.
by sj sell
Tue Sep 18, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: General
Topic: Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua
Replies: 13
Views: 3160

Kayak fishing for trout in Rotorua

Hi Everyone I'm new on here and would love some help. Am staying in Rotorua early October and would really love some advice on kayaking fishing for trout or landbased spin fishing. I have had very limited success in my last 5 or 6 attempts (usually visit Rotorua once a year). I have a spinning rod a...