Nathan is on a solo mission chasing huge snapper and he fights some serious battles.

Heading up along the coast from Rangaunu Harbour, Nathan is planning to go out wide in search of the big snapper. Out there he finds some toothy monsters that snaps his fish, and a big red one that makes it all the way to the top.


Livebait combo
Shimano 18,000 Stella reel on Shimano Ocea Plugger Full Throttle PE8 rod 8’8”.
Spooled with PE10 Varivas braid, 140lb varivas mono shock leader.

Skute combo
Shimano Sustain 5000 reels on Shimano Dialuna 7’10” rod.
Spooled with PE2 Varivas braid, 25lb fluorocarbon leader.

Big snapper combo
Shimano TranX 300 bait caster reel on Shimano Carbolite 7′ 6-10kg rod.
Spooled with PE3 Varivas braid, 40lb Varivas fluorocarbon leader.