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

"Good Day for the Environment" - Fish & Game wins Ruataniwha Dam High Court Appeal

Fish & Game and its environmental allies have won their High Court appeal against the way the Board of Inquiry into the Ruataniwha Dam made decisions.


Fish & Game praise for public & police, after anti-poaching operation

Members of the public have been praised after a high profile joint Fish & Game and police operation to intercept poachers spotted in a Rotorua stream.


One Plan signing is “historic moment” for the New Zealand environment

The signing of the Horizon Regional Council’s One Plan after a decade of debate, legal action and controversy is being hailed by Fish & Game as a landmark in the battle to protect the nation’s water quality.


Fish & Game wants more than lip service from agriculture industry

Fish & Game wants to know how the government will ensure the agriculture sector protects the environment after the Primary Industries Minister warned primary sector leaders that environmental sustainability is no longer a “nice to have.”