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 statutory organisation, funded through the sale of fishing and hunting licences.

News & Events

OECD Report on New Zealand Environment a ‘Wake Up Call’ - Fish & Game

The Government is being urged to heed the just-released OECD report on New Zealand’s environmental performance, with Fish & Game saying the report is a timely wake up call.


Claim your game bird hunting spot!

Fish & Game is reminding game bird hunters to stake their claim for their favourite maimai or duck shooting stand before the start of the new hunting season now only weeks away (Saturday, 6 May, 2017).


Riuwaka Trout Population Boosted

Trout flying bright green streamers were released into the Riuwaka River Yesterday.


The wait is over – game bird licences are now on sale

The opportunity to bag a duck, pheasant or quail for the family table is drawing nearer, with game bird hunting licences for the 2017 season going on sale today.