Overview

Ollie Craig heads out into the Hauraki Gulf for a spring spearfishing mission in search of Yellowtail Kingfish. With an early morning start, it doesn't take long before he chances upon a school of Kingfish swimming around a reef, but most of them are on the small side. So the hunt's on for a decent-sized Kingi and whatever other good eating fish present themselves on the day. Check out the full video below for plenty of spearfishing action, including Kahawai and Snapper. But does Ollie manage to spear the Kingfish he was hoping for? Make sure to watch to the end for some bonus tips on filleting and smoking fish.

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