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Hundreds of rivers, streams and lakes in New Zealand are just waiting for you this summer.
There’s lots of fishing opportunities this labour weekend.
Eight days until the new season opens on October 1!
It took only 17 minutes for the first licence to be sold last Thursday when the new season’s licences went on sale at midnight.
The Winter fishing season is about to get into full swing, there are plenty of fantastic options highlighted on our regional links above to help you have success with your...
April is awesome for fishing; if you want to maximise your fishing opportunities, April is right in the Goldilocks zone of angling, not too hot, not too dry, and the...
February is a fantastic time for fishing - it's the time when fish are aggressive and hungry.
Merry Christmas to all our anglers from Fish & Game
December is looking great for fishing, and it's a great time to get out there for a fish.
What better for a holiday weekend than a bit of fishing.
Your new season fishing licence will unlock the wonderful New Zealand rivers and lakes to you for a fishing season that is looking awesome.
April brings a whole heap of late season fishing opportunities
Merry Christmas from the team at Fish & Game.
With only a month to go till Christmas, now is the time to start planning your holiday fishing adventures.
With Labour Weekend a couple of days away, now's the time to maximise the holiday's opportunity for an extra day's fishing.
Our expert staff from around the country all say that the new season is the best time to get onto a fish, most waterways around the country will reopen on...
With only a few weeks to the new season, checking all your gear is in tip-top shape and fit for purpose is top of the list, especially while we have...
This April is the month to go fishing, with loads of holidays in the coming month that will give anglers the chance to hit the rivers and lakes and catch...
Cicada’s that’s the word from Fish & Game staff around the country in this month’s Reel Life.
Fish and Game hope that all anglers got the chance for a fish over the holiday season, and want to remind anglers that some of the best fishing is yet...
Merry Christmas and a happy New Year from the team at Fish & Game.
With the long weekend just a day away, it's the perfect time to head out to your favourite fishing spot and chance your arm at catching a fish.
Right: Local junior angler Emma Newton utilising the low reaches of a South Westland River. (Photo Glen Newton)
Photo Caption: Weesang Paaka with a tagged trout in the Branch Catchment in the Nelson/Marlborough Fish & Game region-Photo Jacob Lucas NMFG
With the rain-soaked start we've had to December and summer, things are looking brighter all the time, especially with more and more fine and fishable days coming along.
While closures are looming for some fishing waters, there are still opportunities galore to poke a rod at before winter really bites.
In this month’s Reel Life article, field officer Cohen Stewart interviews retired fishing guide and honorary ranger Len Prentice to find out how the average angler can make their fishing...
In mid-February summer finally arrived and anglers were able to get out and fish in some decent weather.
Over the past week and a half, weather conditions have improved significantly on the West Coast, with a period of excellent settled weather.
With February air temperatures peaking at 33OC at the airport, it was nice to receive some decent rain in the middle of the month to give the rivers a good...
The weather has been less than ideal recently but the heat has brought out the cicadas – and the trout that feed on them.
As mentioned in previous Reel Life articles, there have been isolated increases in mouse populations in some parts of Southland.
As I write this report, the East Coast rivers in Canterbury have peaked in flood, with flows higher than seen for some time.
Lake Rotorua’s shoreline fishery has been slow to get underway this summer due to cooler and windier than normal conditions.
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