Hitting the Bar – A day fishing in the Manukau.

After a bit of a miss-start in the morning - we got out over the bar around mid-day for a full-on couple of hours fishing in the Manukau. Within minutes of dropping our first baits we were on, and continued to pull fish in until the chilly bin was full (will have to take...

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Hitting the Bar – A day fishing in the Manukau.

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Hitting the Bar – A day fishing in the Manukau.

After a bit of a miss-start in the morning - we got out over the bar around mid-day for a full-on couple of hours fishing in the Manukau. Within minutes of dropping our first...

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