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Weekly Fishing report for Central South Island and North Canterbury for November 24 2023

WFR2223.22 Trevor Hendry caught this 6.5lb rainbow at Lake Benmore this November

Two veteran anglers are claiming the rainbow trout are big this season at Lake Benmore.

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Central South Island & North Canterbury Weekly Fishing Report for November 17 2022

WFR2223.18 Kate Le Lievre with a great Lake Pukaki brown trout caught on her October opening weekend trip photo by Charles Smith

Your catch pictures say a thousand words

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Central South Island and North Canterbury Weekly Fishing Report for November 9 2022

WFR2223.15 Success at the 2022 Kids Salmon Fishing Day for Nixon Philpott and his father Kane photo by R Adams

Roll your eyes now trout aficionados; this is a salmon-themed report.

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WEEKLY FISHING REPORT FOR CENTRAL SOUTH ISLAND & NORTH CANTERBURY

WFR2223.15 Richard Ramsay at Lake Alexandrina on Opening Day 2016 photo by Rhys Adams

With the rainbow trout spawning season coming to an end in the CSI Region, our high-country waters and other sensitive fisheries are opening for fishing on Saturday, 5th November,...

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Weekly Fishing report for Central South Island and North Canterbury Fish & Game 27 October 2022

WFR2223.12 Time to get prepared for high country opening photo by Rhys Adams

CENTRAL SOUTH ISLAND REPORTTime to prepare for high-country opening

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Central South Island & North Canterbury Weekly Fishing Report for October 20 2022

WFR2223.12 When the canals are busy with anglers a bit of courtesy can go a long way to ensure everyone has an enjoyable time Photo by Rhys Adams

Labour Weekend provides 3 days of fishing potential!

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Central South Island & North Canterbury Weekly fishing report for October 13 2022

WFR2223.07 Sefton Stevens with his school holidays trout from the Opihi River Photo H Stevens

Watch out trout – the kids are out and about

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Central South Island & North Canterbury Weekly fishing report for October 6 2022

WFR2223.03 The evidence of Graeme Hughes marvellous start to the season Photo by G Hughes

A marvellous start to the season

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Central South Island & North Canterbury Weekly fishing report for September 29 2022

WFR2223.01 Lake Opuha is a great option for fishing opening day and the October school holidays Credit Richard Cosgrove

Welcome to the first Central South Island (CSI) weekly fishing report for the 2022/2023 sports fishing season, soon to open this Saturday - the first of October!

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2022 Special Winter Edition Fishing Report - Central South Island

WFRcsi1 Rug up warm and enjoy some fantastic winter fishing in the Mackenzie Basins hydro lakes

Welcome to our one-off winter special edition of the weekly fishing report.

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island 31 — 21/04/2022

WFR2122.64 theres still time to tango with high country a trout or two this April Credit R Adams29

The end of the “summer” season is fast approaching, but there is still time for a trip or three.

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 14/04/2022

WFR2122.63 Theres still time for a great fishing adventure this April Credit Kirsten Stevens

Easter weekend provides ample opportunity to get out on the water

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 31/03/2022

WFR2122.59Jackson Herbert with his high country dry fly munching fish of the trip brown trout credit Rhys Adams

Things are looking up

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 24/03/2022

WFR22.57 A lone angler targets salmon at the Waitaki River mouth 23 03 2022 Credit R Adams

We are in the thick of the sea run salmon season so make sure you get out on the river before the end of the season sneaks up on you.

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 10/03/2022

WFR2122.53 Fish Game Officer Hamish Stevens releasing sports fish to the Tekapo Canal Photo Credit Rhys Adams

The Tekapo Canal fishery has been boosted with over 1,000 sports fish over the past week and some of them are tagged

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 03/03/2022

WFR2122.51 early atumn is a great time to enjoy some late season dry fly fishing at a amll high country lake 2

The weather forecast is looking pretty good for fishing this weekend!

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 24/02/2022

WFR2122.50 A big brown trout caught on a squirmy worm fly when river flows were triple normal summer flows Credit Rhys Adams

The sea run salmon season is in full swing so do make the time to get out on the river this weekend.

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 17/02/2022

WFR2122.47 Noah Couper caught this hard fighting rainbow on a red toby at Lake Middleton photo Jayde Couper

Sunday is the pick of the fishing days this weekend with a wet and windy front set to whip through the region on Saturday.

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 03/02/2022

WFR2122.46 Tania Boocock caught this big canal brown on a bladed spinner at the canals recently

Check the weather forecast and river flows websites to find your window of opportunity to fish this coming Waitangi Weekend.

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Weekly Fishing Report — Central South Island — 27/01/2022

WFR2122.43 Josh House caught his PB salmon 11.7 lb on a 21g Chinook lure at the Tekapo Canal credit Chris House

Thanks to anglers named Chris we have a few more catch reports to share this week.

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