Story: Recreational sea fishing

Hooked up

Hooked up

An angler fishing from a small boat puts the pressure on a good snapper off Channel Island, off the northern tip of the Coromandel Peninsula. Snapper are one of the most highly prized fish as they fight well and are good eating.

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New Zealand Herald
Reference: 27 October 2005

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Carl Walrond, 'Recreational sea fishing - Big-game fishing: methods, clubs and conservation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 July 2022)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 12 Jun 2006