First and Heaviest for the Season

  • First Fish 2019-2020
SpeciesDateAnglerWeight/TaggedArea CaughtAnglers Club
Albacore07/07/2019Peter Pansier20.05kg500mWhangamata OSC
Bigeye Tuna31/01/2020Roger Boese101.6kgBOISC
Black Marlin 08/02/2020Kerrianne Lay115.20kgoff Cavalli Islands Whangaroa SFC
Blue Marlin27/12/2019Greg Haliday288.20kgoff Karikari BOISC
Blue Shark27/01/2020Sir Derek Jepson T/RCape BrettBOISC
Bluefin Tuna (Pacific)
Bluefin Tuna (Southern)24/07/19Joshua Williams90.80kgWaihau BayTauranga SFC
Broadbill/Swordfish01/09/2019Colin Kerr190kgTolaga Bay Gisborne Tatapouri SFC
Bronze Whaler27/12/2019Hunter ScottT/RRocky PointBOISC
Bass/Sea Bass (NZ)27/11/2019Lynda Matthews30.50kgThree KingsAhipara GFC
Hammerhead15/12/2019Joe Lang (Junior)15.25kgBay of IslandsBOISC
Hapuka01/09/2019Hayden Boielle7.170kgMotitiTauranga SFC
Kahawai27/07/2019Taylor Matthews1.78kgRangaunu BayHouhora BGSFC
Mahimahi30/11/2019Nick Macrae6.85kgBay of Islands BOISC
Mako11/01/2020Marlin CandyT&RWekaroaWhangaroa SFC
Probeagle
SB Spearfish30/11/2019Mike Dixon 19.44kgWhangaroaWarkworth GFC
Skipjack Tuna 27/12/2019Harrison Ost (Junior)4.65kgMayor IslandWOSC
Slender Tuna 21/09/2019Grant Lewis5.80kgWaihau BayTauranga SFC
Snapper 07/07/2019Dylan Cooper (Junior)6.922kgWaimate ChannelTauranga SFC
Snapper – small fry/Junior 22/11/2019Carter Knight (small fry)7.00kgKarikariAhipara GFC
Striped Marlin29/12/2019Anthony Hedgeman126.00kgMayor IslandTauranga SFC
Thresher
Thresher – Bigeye
Tope07/07/2019Martin Dallow11.1kgBay of Islands BOISC
Trevally11/07/2019Les Sayers1.600kgMatakanaTauranga SFC
Wahoo
Yellowfin27/11/2019Joe Foster13.68kgDoubtless BayWhangaroa
Yellowtail (Kingfish)07/07/2019Hamish Sheard20.06kgCavalli Islands Whangaroa

Heaviest Fish 2019-2020

SpeciesDateAnglerWeight/TaggedArea CaughtAnglers Club
Albacore21/09/2019Patricia Lewis20.120kgWaihau Tauranga SFC
Bigeye Tuna22/02/2020Gary Beckham139.6kgthe 505Whangaroa SFC
Black Marlin 08/02/2020Kerrianne Lay115.20kgoff Cavalli Islands Whangaroa SFC
Blue Marlin27/12/2019Greg Haliday288.20kgoff KarikariBOISC
Blue Shark
Bluefin Tuna (Pacific)
Bluefin Tuna (Southern)24/07/2019Joshua Williams90.80kgWaihau BayTauranga SFC
Broadbill/Swordfish06/03/2020Chris Tkaczyk211.80kgMayor Knolls Tauranga SFC
Bronze Whaler27/02/2020Kirsten Zaloumis56.6kgTuhua ReefTauranga SFC
Bass/Sea Bass (NZ)27/01/2020Jason Chubb80.08kgBack of Stevies BOISC
Hammerhead15/12/2019Joe Lang (Junior)15.25kgBay of IslandsBOISC
Hapuka20/02/2020Shay Ward24.0kgKawhiaKawhia B&AC
Kahawai26/01/2020Ruby Henry3.085kgOff Gisborne Gisborne Tatapouri SFC
Mahimahi08/02/2020Kaura Van Den Spek17.60kgMercury Knoll Tauranga SFC
Mako27/02/2020Marlin Candy (Junior)128kgCape KarikariWhangaroa SFC
Probeagle
SB Spearfish07/02/2020Alana Duncan 24.8kgMercury Knoll Tauranga SFC
Skipjack Tuna 28/01/2020Ian Davis 5.20kgShallow PatchHouhora BGSFC
Slender Tuna 21/09/2019Grant Lewis 5.80kgWaihau Tauranga SFC
Snapper 18/01/2020Dan Sandison12.765kgLasiters ReefTauranga SFC
Snapper – small fry/Junior 24/11/2019Asher Peters8.90kgRaungunuAhipara GFC
Striped Marlin22/02/2020Don Yule 154.80kgMayor IslandTauranga SFC
Thresher
Thresher – Bigeye
Tope07/07/2019Martin Dallow11.1kgBay of IslandsBOISC
Trevally26/12/2019Murray Braithwaite5.70kgRangaunu BayHouhora BGSFC
Wahoo
Yellowfin21/02/2020Philip Bayly75.4kgBerghansBOISC
Yellowtail (Kingfish)26/01/2020Mark Armistead36.3kgPlate IslandTauranga SFC