Tongariro Lodge heli-fish

New Season at Tongariro Lodge

With the new fishing season just a month away now there is plenty of info coming through from the various lodges. Some, like Tongariro Lodge, don’t close over winter as there is fishing in the region throughout the year. Others, especially in the South Island, do close for the winter months, but are now starting […]

Blanket Bay - fly fishing lodge

Our Top 5 New Zealand Fly Fishing Lodges in 2020

  It’s a hard call but here’s our Top 5 New Zealand Fly Fishing Lodges for the Coming Season Although in no particular order (because they are all fabulous) these five beautiful lodges are our picks for the coming season in New Zealand, which opened on 1 October. And already the pace is heating up […]

Riverview Lodge, New Zealand

A Fishing Stay at Riverview Lodge

Breakfast is a casual affair – lots of chatter in the kitchen, a phone ringing somewhere, the dog waiting for his breakfast as well. From the table we watch as the early sun unveils the┬ástark Spencer┬áRange across the wide river valley. Slowly the mountain colours become more vivid, the outlines are sharper and the valleys […]