Drought makes fishing tough
NORRIE DAY - © Fairfax NZ News
Fishing has been hard, with the prolonged drought having a drastic effect on water levels and temperatures.
Fantastic snapper fishing
SHAY FAIRHURST - © Fairfax NZ News
The arrival of autumn has brought some fantastic snapper fishing for the Taranaki area.
What a summer!
GRAHAM HOWARD - © Fairfax NZ News
Everyone is crowing - with the exception of the cockies, who are really suffering now.
ALAIN JORION - © Fairfax NZ News
A big effort by hundreds of anglers in late January and February produced a few quality marlin, but it was a poor season.