Wellington

Wellington Region

The Wellington Region encompasses the area roughly from Waiouru, across to Norsewood and south to Cook Strait. It includes four large river catchments: the Rangitikei, Manawatu, Ruamahanga, and Hutt.

Fishing Locations & Access

Fish & Game New Zealand’s Taranaki region offers a wide variety of freshwater fishing experiences in a scenic and uncrowded environment

Fish & Game elections 2018

Are you a keen angler or hunter or both who’d like a bigger say in how fishing and game bird hunting is managed?

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An extensive range of local angling opportunities ranges from spectacular wilderness back country streams in the Kaimanawa, Ruahine, or Tararua Forest Parks – to highly productive rivers (like the Hutt River).

There is an abundance of game bird hunting opportunities available on public land in the Wellington Fish & game Region. Some of the very best game hunting is available within two hours’ drive of the major urban areas.


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Upcoming Council Dates for 2018

DATE

13 February

27 March

12 June

21 August

9 October

4 December AGM

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Physical Address:
292 Featherston St, Palmerston North.

Postal Address:
P O Box 1325, Palmerston North 4440.

Phone:
(06) 359-0409

Fax:
(06) 356-2780

Email:
wellington@fishandgame.org.nz

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Fishing

New fishing season kicks off 1st October, 2018

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Hunting

Current hunting season started 5 May 2018

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Environment

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Quick facts

12

regions managed

180k

kilometres of rivers

4,090

individual lakes

1

environment to protect

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