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  Reply # 1033043 29-Apr-2014 10:41
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Bah, how do I get a youtube to embed:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzIwVnhthrM

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  Reply # 1033054 29-Apr-2014 10:43
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trig42: Bah, how do I get a youtube to embed:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tzIwVnhthrM




[youtube tzIwVnhthrM /youtube]




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  Reply # 1033055 29-Apr-2014 10:44
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Hm, I tried that, does it all have to be in the one set of brackets? (as you have typed it)

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  Reply # 1033060 29-Apr-2014 10:48
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trig42: Hm, I tried that, does it all have to be in the one set of brackets? (as you have typed it)


No spaces all brackets so make sure you have the full open close, ( did it that way as an example ). Plus the end of the video URL. So its ID after the watch?=




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  Reply # 1033063 29-Apr-2014 10:49
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OK, worked that time, thanks.

 

If a mod wants to delete this post, that's fine. Sorry for the spam.

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  Reply # 1033913 30-Apr-2014 12:19
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Love fishing, and catching. Usually off the back of Motuora Island (off Wenderholm), or in the channel between Motuora and Saddle Island.

 

 

Either drift or anchor up. Frozen squid baits, or fresh kahawai (when caught) or mullet ( from Pak n Save). Plenty of berley.

 

 

Couple of rods each - one in Mr Rod Holder with a ledger rig and circle hooks just bouncing off the bottom - usually successful, and a lightweight braid n stick combo for the touchy-feely fishin.

 

 

Haven't been out since November, as we cracked the ply hull on a rough day, so it's been upside down being repaired with new "sisters", and rotten bits cut out and new glass/epoxy applied. Up to the finishing layers of epoxy, then paint/gel coat. Then the inside cabin area needs to be refurbished. Sheesh !

 

 

Hope to be back in the water later this year.




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  Reply # 1042599 12-May-2014 19:41
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I think we need to organize a lunch and fishing trip :)




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  Reply # 1042917 13-May-2014 11:55
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I prefer the gentlemanly pursuit of fly fishing for trout and salmon. dry fly only, of course - lures are cheating.

Particularly due to the odd and inexplicable rule here that prevents trout from being sold. Not one person I have asked has managed to give me a logical and sane reason for that.





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  Reply # 1042918 13-May-2014 11:57
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Geektastic: I prefer the gentlemanly pursuit of fly fishing for trout and salmon. dry fly only, of course - lures are cheating.

Particularly due to the odd and inexplicable rule here that prevents trout from being sold. Not one person I have asked has managed to give me a logical and sane reason for that.


Hmmm. I think a net is easier :)




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  Reply # 1042938 13-May-2014 12:09
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TimA:
Geektastic: I prefer the gentlemanly pursuit of fly fishing for trout and salmon. dry fly only, of course - lures are cheating.

Particularly due to the odd and inexplicable rule here that prevents trout from being sold. Not one person I have asked has managed to give me a logical and sane reason for that.


Hmmm. I think a net is easier :)


Well, buying it a shop is easier...! ;-)





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  Reply # 1042939 13-May-2014 12:11
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TimA: We have a 46Ft Power Cat. (Game fishing boat)
Go fishing all the time. (Cough cough i hate fishing. I always get sick)
This is the boat
here are some Malin some kids caught from Tutukaka on Saturday.


If you like fishing and are in Whangarei maybe ill take the boat out
(The boat is dads)


I'm glad you qualified that; I was about to apply for a job at VF!





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  Reply # 1042969 13-May-2014 12:31
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Geektastic: I prefer the gentlemanly pursuit of fly fishing for trout and salmon. dry fly only, of course - lures are cheating.

Particularly due to the odd and inexplicable rule here that prevents trout from being sold. Not one person I have asked has managed to give me a logical and sane reason for that.


Allow trout to be sold and you'll create a commercial fishery for trout.

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  Reply # 1042971 13-May-2014 12:32
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Sidestep:
Geektastic: I prefer the gentlemanly pursuit of fly fishing for trout and salmon. dry fly only, of course - lures are cheating.

Particularly due to the odd and inexplicable rule here that prevents trout from being sold. Not one person I have asked has managed to give me a logical and sane reason for that.


Allow trout to be sold and you'll create a commercial fishery for trout.


So what?

There's one for salmon. Oysters. Mussels.

Both the USA and the UK have world class trout fishing as well as commercially reared trout sold to restaurants and supermarkets - the two things are certainly not mutually exclusive.





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  Reply # 1042973 13-May-2014 12:37
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I used to do a bit of fly fishing myself, tied my own, dry and nymph on the smaller streams and occasionally downstream on larger rivers or lakeshores.

Also involved in enforcing the rules for a while.

There's already plenty of poaching going on. Don't need any reason to create more.

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  Reply # 1043077 13-May-2014 15:04
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Reservoirs are excellent places to stock with trout and sell day tickets for fishing. Makes the water companies a fortune in the UK!





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