River Flow & Lake Info

River flow and lake level information is invaluable when planning your fishing trip.

Find out river flow and lake level information for the greater Wellington region using the links in this section:

Greater Wellington Regional Council River Bulldozing

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River Destruction in Wellington

Make sure your fishing plans aren't ruined by Greater Wellington Regional Council's bulldozers messing up our rivers.

Click here for the latest schedule of river destruction.

We know how strongly anglers and other members of the public feel about this destructive activity. Complaints can be directed here.

Region Wide Links:

River Flow - Location Specific:

The numbers beside each river indicate the stage level when the river is fishable at or below this value. Data for other rivers is currently being gathered.

Palmerston North Region:

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Hutt River:
Kapiti Coast:
Western Wairarapa:
Central Wairarapa:
Eastern Wairarapa:


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