The kahawai were running at the Whanganui River mouth on Saturday and there were plenty of anglers there to get their share. Chronicle photographer Bevan Conley captured the action from the North Mole.

Tama Baty, pictured with yet another kahawai on his hook, hauled in about five in 10 minutes. His earlier catch can be seen in the right foreground.
Tama Baty, pictured with yet another kahawai on his hook, hauled in about five in 10 minutes. His earlier catch can be seen in the right foreground.

A run of kahawai didn't stand much chance at the mouth of the Whanganui River on Saturday as fishermen came in droves to try their luck from the North Mole.

FISHING FRENZY: They were reeling them one after the other from the North Mole on Saturday.
FISHING FRENZY: They were reeling them one after the other from the North Mole on Saturday.