Hall of Fame
Three-egg smoked trout omelette
CARLOS MARTINEZ - © Fairfax NZ NewsThree-egg smoked trout omelette
No-snag beach sinker
BENJAMIN TEE - © Fairfax NZ NewsOne place I do a bit of surfcasting has large stones on the beach. It is a great snapper spot, probably due to the fact there are mussels and oysters on the stones as well.
Moroccan BBQ Trevally
© Fairfax NZ NewsMoroccan BBQ Trevally
Simple Baked Albacore
SAM MOSSMAN - © Fairfax NZ NewsSimple Baked Albacore
By Sam Mossman
Mobile engine flush kit
MAX MCRAE - © Fairfax NZ NewsMobile engine flush kit
Marinated fried kahawai, Venetian style
IAN HAYWARD - © Fairfax NZ NewsIan Hayward sent in this month's recipe.
Customised bait station
NICK KYLE - © Fairfax NZ NewsCustomised bait station
Garlic Butter Smoked Mussels
DEREK EUSTACE - © Fairfax NZ NewsThis months winner is....Derek Eustace
Solar anchor light
DAVE WILSON - © Fairfax NZ NewsSolar anchor light
Smoke Fish Pie
CARL COOPER - © Fairfax NZ NewsThis months winner is.... Carl Cooper
Surfcaster's bait tool
BRUCE BASHER - © Fairfax NZ NewsEvery surfcaster will have experienced it a number of times: You're standing there trying to bind a few tuatua baits onto your hook and as you try and wind the bait-elastic around the tuatua, they slide around the hook, dropping bits of shellfish onto you or the ground.
CARLOS MARTINEZ - © Fairfax NZ NewsThis months winner is... Carlos Martinez
A horizontal rodholder for T-tops
ALAN KESSELL - © Fairfax NZ NewsThis holder keeps the rods high and dry and out the way when things get busy.
This month's winner - Ron Davey, Rotorua
CHRIS MCKECHNIE - © Fairfax NZ NewsThis is a simple DIY that saves the side of your boat from damage.
BBQ Scallops with Lemon/Garlic and Caper Butter
© Fairfax NZ NewsThis month's contributor - Shane and Megs Harris.
Centre-console rod holder
PETER SPARROW - © Fairfax NZ NewsCentre-console rod holder
This month's winner is Beryl Bailie, One Tree Point, Whangarei.
Portable live-bait tank
JEFF CLYNES - © Fairfax NZ NewsI thought readers may appreciate this homemade portable live-bait tank, as it is very cost effective, simple, easy to make, and highly effective.
Creamy Paua Curry
VICKI COATS & JASON FORREST - © Fairfax NZ NewsCreamy Paua Curry
Vicki Coats and Jason Forrest of Stewart Island
Rabbit back-straps in a creamy mushroom sauce
This month's winner is
Shirley Dobson, Mount Maunganui.
This month's winner is Rob Dunkley of Ngaruawahia.
Summer Soused Snapper
This month's winners are Matt Eaton and Leanne Mercer.
DIY - Outboard trolley
Smoked Trout Pate
This month's winner is Anthony Swainson of Wairakei, Taupo.
Portable flushing kit
Portable flushing kit
Mini Scallop Mornay
MATHEW BERGERSON - © Fairfax NZ News
Homemade chilly bin
ALAN KESSELL - © Fairfax NZ News
Grilled trout or slamon
RICK BRADLEY - © Fairfax NZ News
SHELLEY BRADISH-COONEY - © Fairfax NZ News
Hearty Seafood Chowder
AARON STYLES - © Fairfax NZ NewsHearty Seafood Chowder
By Aaron Styles
DIY Kayak fish-finder hood
HERB SPANNAGL - © Fairfax NZ NewsOver the years I have tried all sorts of covers to protect my kayak fish-finders from salt spray and sun glare.
DANIEL FORD - © Fairfax NZ NewsDan’s Wild Game Marinade
By Daniel Ford, Ngaroma
© Fairfax NZ NewsDIY
It’s the little things…
Storing Break-out Sinkers
TOM LUSK - © Fairfax NZ NewsStoring Break-out Sinkers
Moroccan fish balls
AARON STYLES - © Fairfax NZ NewsMoroccan fish balls
By Aaron Styles
MIKE CLAY - © Fairfax NZ NewsCar rod-rack
© Fairfax NZ NewsPickled kahawai
A recharged lure container
MIKE SUTTON - © Fairfax NZ NewsI’m sure most of us have been in the situation where, having located a school of feeding fish, you circle the action trolling your favourite lure – to no avail!
Kiri's coconut albacore tuna
KIRI BROOKS - © Fairfax NZ NewsKiri’s coconut albacore tuna
By Kiri Brooks
Smoke fish pasties
GLENYSS OGG - © Fairfax NZ NewsSmoked fish pasties
By Glenyss Ogg
Rod Storage for tin sheds
CAROL WATTS - WHITIANGA - © Fairfax NZ NewsRod storage for tin sheds
Rimu rod racks
STEVEN HOWELL - © Fairfax NZ NewsRimu rod racks
Snapper with potato and green beans
JOHN DONALD - WAVE DANCER CHARTERS - © Fairfax NZ NewsSnapper with potato and green beans.
© Fairfax NZ NewsSalade Nicoise
By Shelley Bradish-Cooney
Homemade poppers do the business
COLIN MAUNDER - © Fairfax NZ NewsHomemade poppers do the business
Sherriff's smoked marlin cases
PAUL SHERRIFF - © Fairfax NZ NewsSherriff’s smoked marlin cases
Self-retracting kayak trolley foot
HERB SPANNAGL - © Fairfax NZ NewsLike most kayakers, I own a trolley that helps me get the kayak from the car park to the water without the need to drag it over abrasive surfaces.