28lb 10oz snapper Wellington!

Go on, show us what you caught from your Kayak! Where, when, and how are optional
Post Reply
User avatar
Posts: 21
Joined: Sat Oct 13, 2012 11:59 am
Kayak Make: Ocean Kayak
Kayak Model: prowler elite
VHF Call Sign: n/a
Location: Wellington

Sun Oct 14, 2012 12:30 pm

New to forum, thought id share my PB from earlier in the year.
Last edited by dogus73 on Sun Oct 14, 2012 5:11 pm, edited 1 time in total.

User avatar
Posts: 8291
Joined: Wed Sep 22, 2010 3:20 pm
Kayak Make: Viking
Kayak Model: Reload
VHF Call Sign: ZMW 2196
Location: West Harbour

Sun Oct 14, 2012 12:46 pm

Thats a stonking good fish.....caught from the 'yak I presume (hope !!)....did you get him mounted ??
"The trouble with common sense is that it's not too common !"

Viking ReLoad
Ocean Kayak Trident 4.3
Phoenix Hornet - "Retired"
Ocean Kayak Ultra 4.3 - "Retired"
Viking Profish 440 - "Retired"
Scrambler XT - "Retired"

ZMW 2196


Posts: 1115
Joined: Thu Jan 14, 2010 12:55 pm
Kayak Make: ok
Kayak Model: Prowler Ultra 4.3
Location: Levin

Sun Oct 14, 2012 12:52 pm

I want to see the tr for the leopard skin in the background of pic 1 or is something best left for another forum?????

Sent from my GT-I9000 using Tapatalk 2
Alcohol doesnt solve any problems But ..... neither does Milk


User avatar
Kingfish killer
Posts: 7338
Joined: Sun Aug 02, 2009 9:37 am
Kayak Make: Ocean Kayak
Kayak Model: Ultra Prowler 4.3
VHF Call Sign: kingfish killer
Location: Glen Eden Waitakere City

Sun Oct 14, 2012 9:03 pm

Thats an awesome catch :y:

User avatar
Posts: 182
Joined: Sat Jan 24, 2009 8:09 pm
VHF Call Sign: ZMW4893
Location: Otaki Beach

Mon Oct 15, 2012 8:38 am

Welcome to the Forum - you have certainly done it in style. Please tell us more!!
Cam Ronald
Prowler Elite 4.5

User avatar
Posts: 5251
Joined: Thu Jun 03, 2010 8:13 am
Kayak Make: Extreme
Kayak Model: Game King
Location: South Auckland

Mon Oct 15, 2012 10:47 am

Very very nice fish man! :envy:
Jigheads Paddling and Fishing Team Member

Yak PBs. Snapper: 18lb 12oz @ Cuvier * John Dory: 4lb 6oz @ Cuvier * Kingfish: 10kg @ Mayor Island * Blue Nose: 22.7kg @ White Island * Hapuka: 8kg @ White Island * Skipjack Tuna: 5lb @ Auckland

Extreme 605
Yamaha FXHO * Viking Profish 400 * Pinnacle Elite * Viking Profish 440 * Mission Catch 420

Paul in NZ
Posts: 1077
Joined: Wed Jan 28, 2009 3:14 pm
Kayak Make: Ocean
Kayak Model: Scupper pro - scrambler XT

Mon Oct 15, 2012 3:06 pm

Thats some fish... Well done...

Posts: 6276
Joined: Mon Dec 26, 2011 7:09 pm
Kayak Make: Ocean Kayak, Stealth
Kayak Model: Ultra 4.7, Stealth EVO 495
Location: Whangarei

Mon Oct 15, 2012 5:33 pm

Wow that was some serious haunches to it. Well done.
Fishing is like a box of chocolates. you never know what is going to be served up...

Posts: 478
Joined: Fri Nov 12, 2010 6:01 pm
Kayak Make: viking
Kayak Model: profish predator
VHF Call Sign: ZMU2221

Tue Oct 16, 2012 7:46 pm

That's a ripper of a fish, well done and welcome aboard :y: :y:

User avatar
Posts: 21
Joined: Sat Oct 13, 2012 11:59 am
Kayak Make: Ocean Kayak
Kayak Model: prowler elite
VHF Call Sign: n/a
Location: Wellington

Sun Oct 21, 2012 10:44 am

Thanks for all the positive feedback, yes caught from the yak! Most difficult thing was transferring it to rear tankwell, almost tipped me over!

User avatar
Site Admin
Posts: 10234
Joined: Mon Sep 29, 2008 2:31 pm
Kayak Make: Stealth
Kayak Model: Evolution 465
VHF Call Sign: ZMS4156
Location: Kaukapakapa

Sun Nov 04, 2012 9:04 pm

That's a damn fine fish :rock:
Phoenix Kayaks - Hornet
Stealth - Evolution 465
Ramco - Fishmaster 580 My BIG kayak!
...and the countless other kayaks I've owned

User avatar
Posts: 1034
Joined: Mon Jan 02, 2012 8:06 pm
Kayak Make: Viking
Kayak Model: Reload
Location: Whangarei

Sun Nov 18, 2012 9:17 pm

What an awesome looking Snapper
If I'm not fishing I'm taking photographs, if I'm not taking photographs I'm fishing!!

Post Reply
  • Information
  • Who is online

    Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests