Let me say from the outset that this article is not intended to denigrate those who use bait to catch fish in any way. It is a time honoured, effective and legal way to fish and I have the utmost respect for those fishermen who can seemingly catch fish at will using bait. The aim of the article is to show just how much bait … Continue reading BAIT – THE ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT
Some salt water fly action from Waiheke Island Continue reading VIDEO – THE ASSIGNMENT
Filmed & Produced by Paul Smith Alan Bulmer fishing the flats….. Continue reading VIDEO – FISHING THE FLATS
In Stalking the flats – Part 2, I discussed what to look for when walking across the flats. I mentioned that “I am always on the look-out for freshly dug depressions in the sand and shell, roughly 0.5 – 1 metre in diameter. These depressions are often easy to spot as entire areas will be pockmarked with them and they are surrounded by piles of … Continue reading SNAPPER ON THE FLATS
Time to wake up and watch some full on action fish hunting! Continue reading VIDEO – FULL ON FLY!
Spring fishing on the firth…. Continue reading VIDEO – FISHING THE FIRTH
Michael Jenkins shares a few of his burley secrets…… Continue reading VIDEO – BURLEY SECRETS – MICHAEL JENKINS