THE ROCK FISHING HALL
The Rock Fishing Hall is New Zealand’s largest fishing supermarket
With several major retailers, dozens of specialist exhibitors and millions of dollars in bargains, there is something for every fisho, no matter how young or old, or how experienced.
TOP CATCH ‘ASK THE EXPERTS’
Free Fishing Seminars
Learn new fishing skills and get the latest tips from some of New Zealand’s leading fishing maestros in the Top Catch Ask the Experts free fishing seminars.
Run throughout the show in The Rock Fishing Hall, the Top Catch Ask the Experts free fishing seminars will include:
- Paul Senior Snapper with salt water jigs
- Craig Robinson Latest Softbait Techniques
- “Bonze” Latest marlin techniques with light gauge rods and light light drags
- Scott & Mig Catching kingfish with stickbaits, poppers and jigs
MORE FREE FISHING ADVICE
There will also free fishing talks on the Extreme Boats stand in Hall 2 with Journey of the Fisherman’s Tony Orton talking about live baiting for marlin and kingfish and how to use circle hooks and ADOS Addicted to Fishing’s Nicky Sinden giving lure rigging demonstrations.
JOURNEY OF A FISHERMAN
Renowned fisher and film-maker Tony Orton will be launching his new film, Journey of a Fisherman at the Hutchwilco New Zealand Boat Show.
Journey of a Fisherman documents Tony’s journeys all over the planet, targeting some of the world’s most desirable trophy fish.
To celebrate the film’s release, Tony, in association with Honda Marine, will be offering a $15,000 prize which includes a trip with him to fish in Kona, Hawaii (includes fishing, accommodation and flights), a Mac 270 dinghy fitted with a Honda Marine BF6 outboard, a 55-litre Honda Marine Icey Tek Bin, two Honda Marine lifejackets and a Shimano inshore fishing kit.