They actually fish the productive waters 10 times further offshore than most fishermen can cast a line.
There is an immense range of fishing kites and rigs available.
The range covers small kites and rigs suitable for fishing two to 10 hooks on 8 to 30kg fishing line.
Heavy duty kite fishing rigs capable of setting up to 25 hooks on as far as two kilometers
offshore are also available, as is everything in between.
Paul's Fishing Kites are undoubtlely the reason kitefishing is so popular in New Zealand.
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Right : Kitefishing is a great family sport enjoyed by thousands of New Zealanders