Coarse fishing here in New Zealand offers fantastic sport to the angler, with species ranging from palm sized Rudd to Grass Carp over 20kgs, our venues are mostly wild and availability of coarse fishing varies greatly from region to region. These can range from tiny ponds and back country streams to lakes of several thousand acres and mighty rivers like the Waikato.
An angler can more often than not find them self all alone on the bank with just the scenery, birdsong and a healthy dose of peace and quiet for company.
The coarse fishing species we here in New Zealand are;
Rudd Catfish Goldfish Tench Perch Eels Koi Carp Grass Carp