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Top Nelson Fishing Spots

  1. The Jaynee Seddon wreck at Motueka, New Zealand. 604
    4/22/2011 5:10:16 PM - -41.124034473 173.025649643


  2. Tasman Bay
    4/11/2013 1:30:11 AM - Tasman Bay


  3. Grove Arm
    4/11/2013 1:30:44 AM - Grove Arm


  4. Unknown
    7/6/2013 1:29:45 AM -


  5. Turn Point
    4/11/2013 1:30:41 AM - Turn Point


  6. Hapuka Reef
    4/11/2013 1:30:12 AM - Hapuka Reef


  7. Little Nikau Bay
    4/11/2013 1:30:38 AM - Little Nikau Bay


  8. The Islands
    4/11/2013 1:30:09 AM - The Islands


  9. Black Point
    4/11/2013 1:30:40 AM - Black Point


  10. Ski Lane
    4/11/2013 1:30:11 AM - Ski Lane



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Nelson Fishing Forecast

Target Species of Fish

Based on historical data for fishing Nelson, you should target one of the following species for this time of year:
  1. Australian Salmon

  2. Australian Salmon

    There is a 50.91% catch rate for Australian Salmon, based on 531 Australian Salmon counted.

    Nelson Australian Salmon Counts Chart
    Australian

    ENLARGE NELSON AUSTRALIAN SALMON COUNTS CHART


  3. Brown Trout

  4. Brown Trout

    There is a 45.73% catch rate for Brown Trout, based on 477 Brown Trout counted.

    Nelson Brown Trout Counts Chart
    Brown

    ENLARGE NELSON BROWN TROUT COUNTS CHART


  5. Yellowtail Amberjack

  6. Yellowtail Amberjack

    There is a 2.4% catch rate for Yellowtail Amberjack, based on 25 Yellowtail Amberjack counted.

    Nelson Yellowtail Amberjack Counts Chart
    Yellowtail

    ENLARGE NELSON YELLOWTAIL AMBERJACK COUNTS CHART


  7. Australasian Snapper

  8. Australasian Snapper

    There is a 0.96% catch rate for Australasian Snapper, based on 10 Australasian Snapper counted.

    Nelson Australasian Snapper Counts Chart
    Australasian

    ENLARGE NELSON AUSTRALASIAN SNAPPER COUNTS CHART


Recommendations above based on 4 species of fish and 1043 fish counted for December around Nelson.

To date, there are 12 species of fish and a total of 17816 fish counted for Nelson and within a 30 mile (48 km) radius since 8/22/1957 (65 years).

Last Update: 12/8/2022 7:56:35 AM

*** PLEASE NOTE ***
Please check local, state/province, and federal laws before fishing for any species found on this site. All data is based on historical data found for this area, and in some cases as far back as the year 1600.

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Top Nelson Fishing Charters & Guides

  1. Seabird Charters


  2. Abel Tasman Charters


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