39° 4' 16.7268" S, 177° 49' 42.5604" E

The old wharf here is gone. Snapper and kahawai, and in the evenings moki, can be taken by casting seaward from the breakwater leading to the old wharf site. A short walk around the rocks to the right of the old wharf site brings you to some good kingfish territory. A good crayfish dive.



line fishing


in a line between waikokopu and cape kidnappers there is great fishing of all types of fish .
off pania reef there is a multitude of varieties too .local port is Napier

line and trawling

ove you find your spot dont tell anyone . local rule for all fishermen and women.


somewhere off pania reef and into the 'bay