Category: Freshwater Fisheries

Angler’s regional guide to enable you to plan a great fishing holiday itinerary. Our trout and salmon fisheries are rated among the best in the world. Every year thousands of Kiwis and overseas visitors experience the wonderful angling opportunities afforded by our pristine lakes, rivers and streams.

Freshwater Fisheries

New Zealand is a freshwater angler’s dream location. Our trout and salmon fisheries are rated among the best in the…

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Southland

Notable Waters: Mataura and Oreti Rivers - This region encompassing Fiordland and Southland has a deserved worldwide reputation as one…

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Otago

Notable Waters: Clutha and Hunter Rivers - This region extends from the Shag River down to The Catlins and inland…

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Central South Island

Notable Waters: Rangitata and Opihi Rivers - The Central region extends from the Rakaia River down to Moeraki and contains…

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West Coast

Notable Waters: Karamea and Hokitika Rivers - This region extends some 800 kms from Karamea to Haast covering 2 million…

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North Canterbury

Notable Waters: Rakaia and Waimakariri Rivers - This outstanding sports fishing region extends from the Waiau River in the north…

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Nelson – Marlborough

Notable Waters: Motueka and Buller Rivers - This region boasts the sunniest climate in New Zealand and also some of…

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Taupo

Notable Waters: Tongariro and Waitahanui Rivers - This expansive crater lake, together with its inflowing streams is one of the…

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Wellington

Notable Waters: Hutt and Rangitikei Rivers - Our capital city is built on a magnificent harbour surrounded by the rugged…

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Hawke’s Bay

Notable Waters: Lake Tutira and the Tukituki River - This sun-drenched region embraces a number of significant rivers flowing east…

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Taranaki

Notable Waters: Waingongoro and Manganuioteao Rivers - Taranaki offers a wide diversity of fishing experiences on pleasant streams and lakes…

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Eastern Region

Notable Waters: Lake Tarawera and Ruakituri River - This vast region extends from Tauranga Harbour down to Huka Falls on…

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Auckland – Waikato

Notable Waters: Waipa and Whakapapa Rivers - This fascinating region includes the Coromandel Peninsula and King Country districts and offers…

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Northland

Notable Waters: Kai Iwi Lakes, Waipapa River - New Zealand’s most northerly trout fishing region extends from Wellsford to Cape…

5 years ago

Fish Species

Angler's regional guide to enable you to plan a great fishing holiday itinerary. Our trout and salmon fisheries are rated…

5 years ago