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Creasy's column for Reel Life September 2018

Hugh Creasy

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A big call – the hunt’s on for New Zealand’s best duck caller

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The country’s aspiring duck and goose callers are preparing to out-cackle and “ruffle each other’s feathers” in the New Zealand Duck and Goose Calling Championships later this month.

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Anglers given chance to win big in golden ‘lucky dip'

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Anglers…here’s a “fishy lucky dip” that could net you a trout worth $10,000.

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Fish & Game elections off to ‘healthy start’

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Fish & Game elections are off to a “flying start” with plenty of candidates throwing their hats into the ring.

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Remember to Vote - Farmers are!

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This years Fish & Game elections are already attracting a bit of attention, Stuff.co.nz has published a story about Federated Farmers putting candidates up for election.

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Angling events 2018-19

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Events including childrens' fishing days are held by Fish & Game across New Zealand to support and encourage fishing participation. See below for current event information.

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Creasy's Column for Reel Life August 2018

In winter there is time to dream

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David Haynes column for Reel Life August 2018

Head On Underwater

BLOODY FOREIGNERS!

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Chris Dore Fishing Report for Reel Life August 2018

Southern Openings

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Martin Langlands column for Reel Life August 2018

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Before we talk about the upcoming season, let me recap on the passing winter’s fishing.

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Children's chance to catch a rainbow trout!

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The next “kids fish out” will be held at the Ngongotaha hatchery near Rotorua on Sunday October 7th.

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‘Clean it up or stop it’ – call for action on environmentally damaging intensive winter feeding

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The agriculture industry is being challenged to clean up its act and enforce much higher standards for the environmentally damaging practice of intensive winter feeding.

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Anglers ‘eager' as new trout licences go on sale

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Trout fishing licences for the coming year are going on sale tomorrow as freshwater anglers eagerly look forward to the start of the 2018-19 freshwater sports fishing season.

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Datawatch tag return winners

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Tag return winners from the 2018-19 licence draw

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Hawkes Bay Regional Council told to stop breaking promises on stock feedlots

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Hawke’s Bay Regional Council is being told to “lift its game” and stop breaking the promises it has made to crackdown on the region’s stock feedlots.

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Standing for fishing, hunting and the environment – call for candidates to contest the Fish & Game e

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Anglers and hunters are being called on to stand as candidates in this year’s Fish & Game elections.

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Fish & Game tells Horizons ‘stop squirming and act'

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Horizons Council told to stop trying to squirm out of its responsibilities

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Urgent investigation into Hawke’s Bay pheasant dumping

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Fish and Game has begun an urgent investigation into the dumping of dozens of dead pheasants on Napier’s Westshore Beach.

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How do you breed 100,000 trout?

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Fish & Game’s hatchery is in full swing again in the production of up to 100,000 fish for release into Rotorua and other North Island lakes.

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Anglers urged to 'make most' of last days of boat fishing

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Anglers are being reminded this week provides the last chance to get out and fish three of Rotorua’s most popular lakes before they close to boaties for the rest of...

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