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In 2019 rainfall in many parts of Northland have been the lowest ever recorded.
Sections of this stream feel like an oasis, hidden away from the world.
This small stream inland from Waipu holds a self-sustaining population of rainbows.
Fishing at the lakes is pretty hot at the moment, we have had reports about anglers catching their limit within an hour.
The Kai Iwi lakes fishing competition was held over the first weekend in July.
The weather has finally turned and the temperatures are heading in the right direction.
Due to Northland’s topography and climate, suitable trout habitat is in short supply.
If you're visiting the Northland region, or simply a local looking for some different places to fish, you'll find our Fishing Locations and Access pages a ‘must read.’
Northland Report not available for April 2017
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...
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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