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Scott & Mig - Fishing & Adventure

Scott & Mig - Fishing & Adventure


Eight years ago, when Fishing and Adventure was not much more than a pipe dream, Honda Marine took a chance on the team and came on-board as their first official sponsor.

“For us, Honda was always the number one choice. When you're a completely unknown entity and you're pitching an edgy show idea, it's not surprising if sponsors take one look and run the other way. Thankfully, Honda Marine saw the potential in us and in the show and they agreed to give us a chance. “Explains Scott Parry, Company Director and Presenter of Fishing and Adventure.

“We love working with the team at Honda. Eight years in and we can happily say these guys have been nothing but awesome to deal with. We have had years of completely hassle-free boating, and we have definitely put it to the test, with long days on the water filming around remote parts of the country. Being able to rely on our Honda BF250 is key.” Adds Parry.

Fishing & Adventure season 9 trailer

 Scott & Mig return with another high energy season of Fishing & Adventure as they adventure around NZ onboard Holy Ship, powered by the Honda BF250! It all kicks off Sunday 15 August 2021 on TVNZ 1. 

Ben Brown - Built to Fish TV

Ben Brown - Built to Fish TV


Built to Fish TV brings you regular, high-quality Fishing and Boating content from our adventures around New Zealand's stunning coastline. From the best game fishing action to landing the big snapper and kingi’s.  Ben and the Built to Fish teams adventures have got it all.  

"The Honda BF250 continues to prove itself, reliably powering our adventures around the country from soft baiting in the shallows to regularly raising Marlin. Plus the high output battery charging means that we can run all the electronics onboard without worrying about running out of power.”  Explains Ben Brown, Built To Fish TV.  

“In my mind, it's the outboard that can do it all, perfect for game fishing and delivering great fuel efficiency so we can go further in the search for the big one" Continues Brown.  

Explore the wonderful coastlines from east to west, and north to south with Ben Brown and the Built to Fish team, powered by the Honda BF250D.

Steve Hathaway - Young Ocean Explorers

Steve Hathaway - Young Ocean Explorers


Honda has backed Steve and Young Ocean Explorers to get out on the water and power the adventures to educate kiwi kids of the ocean and its importance. 

BAFTA winning underwater cameraman Steve Hathaway has been filming orca and other large oceanic creatures since 2008. His footage has appeared in many International documentaries, including BBC’s Blue Planet 2, National Geographic and Discovery and the timely documentary ‘Blackfish’, which was instrumental in changing the way the world views orca in captivity.

He also created the inspirational children’s series, Young Ocean Explorers, which is used by thousands of classrooms around New Zealand.

Since 2012 Young Ocean Explorers have been on a mission to inspire kids to love our ocean, through entertaining education. Wanting to capture children’s imaginations through great storytelling, bringing the beauty, awe and fascination of the ocean and its inhabitants alive.

Commenting on the Honda BF250, Young Ocean Explorers founder Steve Hathaway had this to say. "I love the reduced noise and great fuel-efficiency of the Honda. It's a dramatic improvement from my previous big name outboard. We can now explore further with an improved range all while spending less at the pump. Helping us to bring more content to inspire the next generation".

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Mark Stephenson - Pure Fishing

Mark Stephenson - Pure Fishing


Pure Fishing hooked up with Honda Marine to get out on the water and demonstrate their range of quality fishing brands including Penn, Berkley, Abu Garcia & Shakespeare to deliver a great fishing experience for NZ's anglers.

Mark Stephenson, of Pure Fishing on the Honda BF200. “When it came to choosing an outboard for the Pure Fishing boat we wanted something that could deliver reliable power, smart technology, high charging output to power all the fishing electronics and fuel efficiency so we can get out on the water with reduced costs. The Honda was a no brainer, delivering everything we wanted in one package.”  

The Honda BF200 V6 outboard allows the Pure Fishing team to take regular adventures out onto the water to put the tackle to the test and chase the big one.

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