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This is where you will find photos, newspaper clippings and written recollections of spearfishing comps, events and results that go back to the beginning of organized spearfishing in New Zealand. Wherever possible we will acknowledge who posted them and who has commented and maybe even been there at the time.

Click on the INFORMATION  button above to access sub-menus. These are arranged in decades, beginning in the 1960'S.

The story below begins much earlier.


Kingfish Haul - Boulder Bank, Kapiti Island 1957

LtoR: Ferril Rogers, Bill Baldwin, Johnny Sutherland, Doug Timbs, Arthur Spence, Bill Hall. front: Malcolm Blair?

19570000_KingfishHaul Boulder Bank 1957.
19590404_E_C_MudgwayTrophyTeam 1959.jpg

Wellington Underwater Club - Mudgway Trophy Team 1959.
Denis Cutler, Paul Smith, Doug Timbs.

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