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Crays and Kingies (as they are called in New Zealand)

Date: 06 Mar 2013

In mid-January, on one of those magnificent summer days, when the water was calm with just a mild sea breeze and the skies were almost cloudless, Barry Thompson, editor of Pacific Power Boat magazine, reports on the Vetus-Maxwell "Crays and Kingies" adventure.

"The plan was to go ‘wide’ rather than dive in the closer islands of the Hauraki Gulf, and target crays and also kingfish. Now while the crays are a reasonably simple option, catching kingies isn’t quite so easy ……"