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Fishing in the Bay of Islands 1990-2010
1 – prizegiving at Houhora, our anchorage in the Bay of Islands
Tony Scotland, Russell Pulham, Gurney Gernoffer, John (Squee) Scoular, Alf Skudder, John Pulham (skipper), and in the front Graeme Lowe
(Jim the photographer)
2 – Graeme Lowe, ONZM, QSM
One of the most remarkable men I have known
Generous, kind and a good friend
3 – John Scoular with the catch of the day at weigh-in at Bay of Islands 2004
4 – the team at Whangaroa, Bay of Islands, 2003
John Scoular with his second striped marlin caught 21 March 2003, weight 123 kgs, tackle 37 kgs, launch “Freedom IV”, skipper John Pulham
The team: Jim Newbigin, Tony Scotland, John Pulham, Squee Scoular, x
5 – Gurney Gernoffer and helper Russell Pulham hauling aboard a striped marlin after a long and exhausting battle of about two hours in the Bay of Islands, 2004
6 – Adam Pulham, Tony Scotland, skipper John Pulham, John Scoular with his second striped marlin in two days, Mellon, Jim Newbigin, at Whangaroa weigh-in
Captions by Jim Newbigin