Fish & Game New Zealand

Anglers & Hunters for Conservation

Fish & Game NZ manages, maintains and enhances sports fish and game birds, and their habitats, in the best long-term interests of present and future generations of anglers and hunters. We are a not-for-profit organisation, funded through the sale of fishing and hunting licences.

News & Events

Lake Ellesmere clean up underway

Derelict maimais and rubbish on Canterbury’s Lake Ellesmere have met their match with Fish & Game staff removing them as part of a long running annual programme of environmental enhancement work.

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ANGLERS – ‘GO FOR GOLD IN YOUR OWN BACKYARD’

Anglers…get all set to go for gold of your own in the new fishing season – by buying your sports fishing licence early.

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Three charged after poached trout seized at spawning stream

Three Rotorua men have been charged with possessing 17 trout poached from a closed spawning stream at Lake Rotoiti earlier this winter.

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Don't forget to stand up for the environment!

Fish & Game is urging people who care about clean water and the environment to stand as candidates in their local council elections.

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