Good area to avoid the weed problem over winter is the northern end of Ruakaka beach. See newsletter 8 for more details. April 2002.
A great catch report from Ruakaka by Carol Hinge is in newsletter 13, click here for more details. May 2002.
September 2002 fishing report from Ruakaka and other Northland beaches are in newsletter 29.
Productive fishing from Ruakaka according to reports in newsletter 34 - October 2002