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Fresh Trout for Labour Weekend Dinner

 

Labour weekend is providing holiday makers with a great opportunity to get out and try catching a trout or salmon for the family dinner table.

Lake Rotoiti produces big trout on opening weekend

Lake Rotoiti produced the biggest fish, including a trout of more than four kilos (nine pounds), on the opening weekend of the new fishing season in the Rotorua district.

Take a Kid Fishing day a huge success

Over 6000 Cantabrians packed out the four Childrens Fishing Lakes at the Groynes on Sunday for the annual Take a Kid Fishing day.

Politicians must act on young generation's call for clean water

Politicians from all parties are being urged to act decisively to improve the quality of New Zealand’s rivers, lakes and streams and protect public health following today’s plea to a select committee from the student-led Clean Water Campaign.

Anglers win fishing gear but big prize eludes them

The hunt for a trout worth $10,000 in the Rotorua lakes has ended without the big prize being struck – but three anglers have welcomed $200 worth of fishing gear each as their reward for catching special green-tagged trout.

Stand up for the environment in local elections, says Fish & Game

New Zealanders are being urged to stand up for the environment and do their bit to protect their rivers and lakes for swimming as time runs out to vote in the local body elections.

Fish & game critical of DOC's efforts to reduce 1080 risk to anglers

Fish & Game is calling on the Department of Conservation to do more to reduce the threat 1080 poison poses to people gathering food from waterways, saying its present effort is inadequate and self-serving

Fish & Game Calls on DoC to do more on 1080 risk

Fish & Game is calling on the Department of Conservation to do more to reduce the threat 1080 poison poses to people gathering food from waterways, saying its present effort is inadequate and self-serving.

Fishing season ‘perfect family adventure’ says Fish & Game

Thousands of anglers will head out to the country’s lakes rivers and streams on Saturday (October 1) for the first day of the new freshwater fishing season – with Fish & Game predicting it will be a “real family affair.”

10k green tag trout now ‘out there somewhere’

Somewhere in one of three Rotorua lakes is a fish that can net you $10,000 – and “all you have to do is catch it…”

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