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Fishing in the Bay of Islands 1990-2010

Photo 1 – Headquarters at Houhora, north east of Kaitaia. Anchorage overnight for “Freedom” during our fishing trips in the 1990s. Note the weigh master, a delightful fellow.

Photo 2 – Ready for changeover, all with our “Freedom” caps on, 1993
Jim Newbigin (with the belt, in the chair). After 20 minutes you vacate the chair to the next person, in this case John Scoular, next in line Gurney, Tony, Alf.

Captions by Jim Newbigin



Bay of Islands

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  • Jim Newbigin
  • John Scoular
  • Gurney Gernoffer
  • Tony Scotland
  • Alf Skudder

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