Trout Stream Insects of New Zealand is a volume long overdue in New Zealand angling literature. It is fortunate that Norman Marsh, an uncompromisingly dedicated fly fisherman, is the first to attempt it. He is undoubtedly qualified having devoted more than forty years to the subject. Catching trout with his own imitations, an... read more
Fishing New Zealand covers over 100 of the best places for catching fish in New Zealand from kingfish off the ledges under the Surville Cliffs at North Cape to 4kg snapper in the inner Waitemata (on the edge of the channel on the 3rd red marker out from the Westhaven Marina) to fishing at Tolaga Bay at the end of NZ's longest... read more
Reprint Nov 2001 From the same authors of Stalking Trout this book gives a detailed examination of the steps between finding a fish and landing it. It examines every stage from leader to cast to strike to playing fish that has its part to play to finally landing the fish.
New Zealand trout Frontiers ÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂ a journey of exploration through a range of venues, challenging myths along the way ÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂ is the kind of book you read when you can't go fishing, or when you'd like to go, but need inspiratio... read more
Big Game Angler John Angus writes yet more exhilarating stories of gigantic billfish battles from Kona, Hawaii to Palm Beach, Florida, from the Bay of Islands, New Zealand to Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef.
Tony Bishop is the author of the highly sucessful Fishing Smarter, Fishing Smarter for Trout, Tips and Tricks to Catch More Fish and Starting Smarter Fishing in Saltwater. The last book Starting Smarter Fishing in Saltwater was squarely aimed at the fisherman strating out. Starting Smarter Fishing for Trout is for the begi... read more
New Zealand has a worldwide reputation as a fly fisher's paradise. Renowned author and trout-fishing specialist John Kent has selected 20 of the very best lakes, covering both the North and South islands, and presents here, complete with stunning photography by David Hallett, a complete guide to New Zealand's premier fly fish... read more
Once the domain of anglers with big expensive game boats, game fishing today is possible in even a trailer-boat. As a result, more and more anglers are discovering the delights of offshore fishing and catching huge fish from small boats. Armed with The Complete Guide to Game Fishing, you will know how to find, identify, hook ... read more
Jump aboard as famed New Zealand fisherman Sam Mossman shares tales of adventure from his lifelong fishing OE. Sam takes us on many memorable fishing journeys around New Zealand and the world - Hawaii, the South Pacific Islands, Australia, the US, Canada, South America, Africa, the Middle East and Asia - exploring watery hots... read more
A collection of thrilling fishing tales that will take you to 100 remarkable fishing destinations from Alaska to Australia From epic offshore battles to the peace and calm of fly fishing, this stunning coffee-table book will inspire and excite with tales of adventure ranging from secret African rivers to idyllic tropical isl... read more
Graeme Sinclair producer, writer and star of the ever popular Gone Fishin' writes candidly about his life and career. While many of his younger fans have only ever known him in a wheelchair, for the first 40 years of his eventful life he had the full use of his legs. Struck down with MS unexpectedly in his forties instead of ... read more
This landmark publication draws together all that has ever been written about the role of freshwater fishes in the lives of early Maori. Species such as tuna (eels), kanakana (lamprey), inanga and kokopu were of high importance in the traditional diets of Maori, who were well aware of the places and seasons in which these fis... read more
Flyfishing for trout in New Zealand. Articles from 30 well-regarded New Zealand flyfishing personalities about their favourite fly patterns, together with tying instructions, colour photographs and illustrated with colour and black & white sketches. First published May 2007.
The output from world aquaculture, a multi-billion dollar global industry, continues to rise at a very rapid rate and it is now acknowledged that it will take over from fisheries to become the main source of animal and plant products from aquatic environments. This exciting, new and comprehensive book covers all major aspe... read more
This practical ready-reference handbook provides accurate up-to-date information on trout fishing in the North Island of New Zealand. It is directed towards both local anglers and the increasing numbers of overseas enthusiasts attracted by New Zealand's unsurpassed fishing opportunities. The world famous Taupo and Rotorua a... read more
Fly-Fishing Experts Share The World's Greatest Destinations Amateur or expert, every angler dreams of landing 'the big one', but that's only part of the appeal of fly fishing. Because even when hours pass without a bite, nothing beats the rugged beauty of the surroundings. For both armchair travelers and avid outdoorsmen who ... read more
Two expert anglers – one a trout scientist and the other an outstanding photographer – combine forces in this new book which will help anglers understand, and catch more and bigger, trout. In a mixture of plain language science, fishing anecdotes and illustrations, they explain how an understanding of trout behavi... read more
Tony Bishop has been writing books on fishing in New Zealand since 1997 when his first book Fishing Smarter became an instant best seller and has been reprinted six times. Aware that much has changed on the saltwater fishing scene, he has written a completely new book. Fishing Even Smarter brings over 50 years of saltwater fi... read more
Tony Orman has been matching his wits against and writing about New Zealand trout for over half a century. His first book Trout With Nymph in 1974 has been rated 'a classic' by some review critics. Since then he has written over 20 books with a number of reprints of some titles. Tony has travelled extensively throughout Ne... read more
From battling monsters from the deep, to the magic and mystery of fly fishing--larger-than-life fish stories that are all true Lifelong fisherman Paul Knight knows the thrill of the chase, the one-on-one battle of endurance between man and beast that is sport fishing. Like Hemingway, and legions of others who've tested thems... read more