Weather and Tides

Disclaimer: While every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of this information, Port of Tauranga accepts no liability for any loss or damage caused by errors or omissions with respect to this information.

Fishing Gossip - Courtesy of Tauranga Marine Charters

Three excellent days fishing this week. A beautiful calm day at the Pinns, and a good mixture of snapper and tarakihi.

Saturday had more SW so we stayed outside Motiti and had reasonable conditions with mainly tarakihi plus a few trevally and red snapper. We did a quick stop on the way out and got some good snapper, a nice bonus.

Sunday sounded similar weatherwise, but there was a real 3 way slop running, not even a metre, but really uncomfortable. Plus the fishing was too slow and hard to tolerate so We went closer to Motiti. A good call as it was quite comfortable and we got onto more good snapper and a few keener tarakihi. So not too bad in the end.