Fishing News & Events

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Tough day on Waipahi – but it all helps for research

Pictured: Displaying their medals and trophies at the weigh-in at Clinton at the weekend (Saturday, November 4) are (from left) Bruce McGavin (bronze), Matt Pettersson (gold) and Les Gibson (silver).

  • Fresh Water
  • 6/11/2023
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Restock, Restore, Reconnect: Cyclone Gabrielle Promotion

It's been a pretty rough year for many in Hawkes Bay so we'd like to do a little something to help bring some fun over summer, so we've joined with…

  • Hawke's Bay
  • 3/11/2023
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Lake Coleridge Fishing Competition

Glenn Pratley with his brown trout from Lake Georgina.

  • North Canterbury
  • 20/10/2023
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Stars Align For Anglers This Long Weekend

Labour Weekend holiday makers are being encouraged to make the most of the fine weather forecast and target some trout after a wet start to the freshwater fishing season.

  • 18/10/2023
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2023 Otago Soft Bait Clinics

Want to learn how to catch more trout, salmon and perch using soft baits? Join Otago Fish & Game and Lance Gill from Okuma at our FREE soft bait clinics.

  • Otago
  • 10/10/2023
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Access Point Mapping Project

New Zealand Fish & Game are undertaking a project to develop a new mapping system for regions showing access points to rivers so we would like to take the opportunity…

  • Hawke's Bay
  • 5/10/2023
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2023 Twizel Kids Salmon Fishing Day

Organised by Central South Island Fish & Game.

  • Central South Island Events
  • 3/10/2023
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Super Sunday Season Opening For Anglers

It was a "Super Sunday Season Opening Day" for anglers nationwide when the new fishing season opened today(Sunday, October 1).

  • 1/10/2023
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Thousands of anglers set to converge on rivers and lakes for opening of fishing season

Kiwis will be casting off across the country this weekend with the opening of the new fishing season on Sunday morning.

  • Fresh Water
  • 29/09/2023
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Agreement aims to maintain and enhance New Zealand’s popular and iconic sports fisheries

Photo: Courtesy of Meridian Energy.

  • Central South Island
  • 29/09/2023
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