Bay of Plenty

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Tauranga - May 2013

Another month of great weather has helped the water temperature hold at 20.5°C - and it's really blue right in close.

Rotorua - May 2013

Rain to fire-up fish

STEVE SMITH - © Fairfax NZ News

It's been a long hot summer, but the temperatures are finally dropping in the lead-in to winter.

Whakatane - May 2013

Superb summer fishing

STU DAVIDSON - © Fairfax NZ News

Some very respectable snapper are hitting the beach, along with some large kahawai, gurnard and trevally.

Tauranga - April 2013

Rena saga continues

RUSS HAWKINS - © Fairfax NZ News

There are heaps of baitfish in the form of skipjack, saury and kahawai in big schools - with a number of marlin sighted slashing through them.

Eastern Bay of Plenty - April 2013

Big blues at Waihau Bay

KEITH DAVEY - © Fairfax NZ News

The biggest blue marlin caught during the NZSFC Nationals was caught at Waihau Bay.

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