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

Fish & Game Appoints National Communications Manager

Fish & Game has appointed veteran journalist and broadcaster Don Rood as the organisation’s national communications manager.


Fish & Game introduces new fishing licences for ‘non-residents’

Fish & Game New Zealand is launching new licences for overseas anglers who visit the country to fish for longer than a day or so.


NZFFA President's Piece July 2014

NZFFA president David Haynes discusses Conservation Minister Nick Smith's address to the NZ Fish & Game Council.


Trout poachers nabbed with huge haul

Two men will appear in court later this month after Eastern Fish & Game staff and police caught them “pillaging” trout from a spawning stream near Rotorua recently.