Introduction

Find businesses who can help you enjoy fishing in areas that DOC manages.

Coromandel region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Waikato region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Bay of Plenty region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

East Coast region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Central North Island region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Taranaki region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Manawatu/Whanganui region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Tarata Fishaway

Accommodation and fishing near Makino Scenic Reserve at the Rangiteiki River.

www.tarata.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Accommodation; Guided activities and tours

Hawke’s Bay region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

One Cast Adventures

Guided fly fishing in Kaweka and Ruahine Forest Parks and the Hawke's Bay.

www.onecastadventures.co.nz

Places:  Kaweka Forest Park; Ruahine Forest Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wairarapa region

Wildside Walks

Guided walking, camping, fishing and hunting in Tararua, Rimutaka and Aorangi Forest Parks.

www.wildsidewalks.co.nz

Places:  Aorangi Forest Park; Pūkaha National Wildlife Centre; Remutaka Forest Park; Tararua Forest Park

Activities:  Camping; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wellington/Kapiti region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wildside Walks

Guided walking, camping, fishing and hunting in Tararua, Rimutaka and Aorangi Forest Parks.

www.wildsidewalks.co.nz

Places:  Aorangi Forest Park; Pūkaha National Wildlife Centre; Remutaka Forest Park; Tararua Forest Park

Activities:  Camping; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Nelson/Tasman region

Rotoiti Water Taxis

On demand water transport, lake fishing and scenic tours. Freedom kayak/canoe hire at Lake Rotoiti, Nelson Lakes National Park.

www.rotoitiwatertaxis.co.nz

Places:  Lake Rotoiti (West Bay) walks; Nelson Lakes National Park; Travers-Sabine Circuit

Activities:  Fishing; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Transport; Equipment rental; Guided activities and tours

Crikey Creek Guiding

Guided fly-fishing and hunting in the South Island.

www.crikeycreek.co.nz

Places:  Aorere Goldfields Track; Kahurangi National Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Wangapeka Track

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Angling Expeditions

Guided Fishing expeditions on several West Coast, Canterbury and Nelson/Marlborough rivers.

westernrivers1@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Lake Sumner Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Lake Rotoroa Water Taxi

Water taxi service on Lake Rotoroa, plus guided walking, hunting and fishing.

www.lakerotoroawatertaxi.co.nz

Places:  Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Nelson Lakes National Park

Activities:  Boating; Fishing

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Strike Adventure

Fly fishing for trout, saltwater fishing, big game and bird hunting, as wells as walks / boat rides in Nelson/Marlborough and the West Coast.

www.strikeadventure.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park; Lake Rotoiti (West Bay) walks; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Molesworth Station; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Nelson Lakes National Park; Victoria Forest Park; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Reid Helicopters Nelson

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fishing and hunting in Mount Richmond Forest Park and Kahurangi National Park and South Marlborough.

www.helicoptersnelson.co.nz

Places:  Kahurangi National Park; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Mt Owen tracks and routes

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours; Weddings

Marlborough region

Strike Adventure

Fly fishing for trout, saltwater fishing, big game and bird hunting, as wells as walks / boat rides in Nelson/Marlborough and the West Coast.

www.strikeadventure.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park; Lake Rotoiti (West Bay) walks; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Molesworth Station; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Nelson Lakes National Park; Victoria Forest Park; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Reid Helicopters Nelson

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fishing and hunting in Mount Richmond Forest Park and Kahurangi National Park and South Marlborough.

www.helicoptersnelson.co.nz

Places:  Kahurangi National Park; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Mt Owen tracks and routes

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours; Weddings

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Crikey Creek Guiding

Guided fly-fishing and hunting in the South Island.

www.crikeycreek.co.nz

Places:  Aorere Goldfields Track; Kahurangi National Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Wangapeka Track

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kaikoura Marine Tours

Guided 2.5 hour boat tours to view seals and seabirds, and fishing in Kaikoura.

www.kaikouramarinetours.co.nz

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Eco Rafting Adventures

Day and multi-day river rafting trips in the West Coast and Marlborough regions, including fly fishing, guiding and team building.

www.ecorafting.co.nz

Places:  Ka Whata Tu o Rakihouia Clarence; Molesworth Station

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Rafting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

West Coast region

Glacier Laketours eco-cruises

Guided boat cruises, fishing charters and rainforest walks on Lake Mapourika.

www.glacierlaketours.co.nz

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Fishing; Walking and tramping

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Franz Hire

Guided fishing tours on Lakes Mapourika, Ianthe, Wahapo, Waitangitoana River.

ikhartshorne@xtra.co.nz or +64 3 752 0145

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Reid Helicopters Nelson

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fishing and hunting in Mount Richmond Forest Park and Kahurangi National Park and South Marlborough.

www.helicoptersnelson.co.nz

Places:  Kahurangi National Park; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Mt Owen tracks and routes

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours; Weddings

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Angling Expeditions

Guided Fishing expeditions on several West Coast, Canterbury and Nelson/Marlborough rivers.

westernrivers1@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Lake Sumner Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Eco Rafting Adventures

Day and multi-day river rafting trips in the West Coast and Marlborough regions, including fly fishing, guiding and team building.

www.ecorafting.co.nz

Places:  Ka Whata Tu o Rakihouia Clarence; Molesworth Station

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Rafting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Birds, Bats, Botanicles and Brown trout

Guided fishing, short walks, overnight trips in the West Coast area.

toumasrahl@hotmail.com

Places:  Victoria Forest Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wilderness Trophy Hunting

Guided fishing and ground-based guided hunting within the West Coast region.

www.wildernesstrophyhunting.co.nz

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Wilderness Quest New Zealand

Guided hunting and fishing trips in Westland Tai Poutini National Park and other Franz Josef and South Westland areas.

www.wildernessquestnz.com

Places:  Westland Tai Poutini National Park

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Crikey Creek Guiding

Guided fly-fishing and hunting in the South Island.

www.crikeycreek.co.nz

Places:  Aorere Goldfields Track; Kahurangi National Park; Leslie-Karamea Track; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park; Wangapeka Track

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kotuku Lodge

Guided fishing tours and kayaking on Lake Wahapo.

kotuku.gallery@xtra.co.nz or +64 3 753 4249

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Strike Adventure

Fly fishing for trout, saltwater fishing, big game and bird hunting, as wells as walks / boat rides in Nelson/Marlborough and the West Coast.

www.strikeadventure.com

Places:  Kahurangi National Park; Lake Rotoiti (West Bay) walks; Lake Rotoroa walking tracks; Molesworth Station; Mount Richmond Forest Park; Mt Owen tracks and routes; Nelson Lakes National Park; Victoria Forest Park; Wakamarina Track; Wangapeka Track

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Canterbury region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Goulburn Valley Fly Fishing Centre Pty

Guided fly fishing trips throughout Southland.

www.goulburnvlyflyfishing.com.au

Places:  Eyre Mountains/Taka Rā Haka Conservation Park; Fiordland National Park; Lake Te Anau area; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Snowdon Forest Conservation Area; Takitimu Conservation Area; Waikaia Forest Conservation Area

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Hanmer Springs Helicopters, Amuri Helicopters

Helicopter tours, hunting and fishing trips in North Canterbury and the Southern Alps regions of the South Island.

www.hanmerhelicopters.co.nz

Places:  St James Conservation Area

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Flyfish the South

Guided fly fishing in Fiordland National Park and Southland.

www.flyfishthesouth.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Waikaia Forest Conservation Area

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kiwipete Flyfishing

Guided fly fishing in Otago, Southland and Fiordland National Park.

Tel: +64 3 248 5279 or +64 27 289 2044

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Hāwea Conservation Park; Hollyford Valley area; Lake Monowai/Borland Road area; Lake Te Anau area; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Mount Aspiring National Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Coast Up Close

Explore Banks Peninsula in a classic Kauri launch on a boat cruise that takes you outside Akaroa Harbour.

http://www.coastupclose.co.nz

Places:  Akaroa Marine Reserve

Activities:  Bird and wildlife watching; Boating; Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Angling Expeditions

Guided Fishing expeditions on several West Coast, Canterbury and Nelson/Marlborough rivers.

westernrivers1@xtra.co.nz

Places:  Lake Sumner Forest Park; Nelson Lakes National Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Otago region

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Hatch Fishing

Guided fly fishing in the rivers, streams and lakes of the Wanaka and Hawea region.

www.hatchfishing.co.nz

Places:  Hāwea Conservation Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Upper Clutha River Track

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Alpine Helicopters

Scenic flights, transport and guiding for heli-skiing, fishing and hunting in Mount Aspiring, and Fiordland National Parks.

www.alpineheli.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Crichton Loop Track

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting; Skiing and ski touring

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Over The Top - the helicopter company

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fly fishing in Fiordland and the Queenstown area.

www.flynz.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Queenstown area

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Alpine Fishing Guides

Guided drift and fly fishing in the Clutha, Matukituki, Hawea, Hunter and Makarora Rivers.

www.wanaka-fishing.co.nz

Places:  Hāwea Conservation Park; Makarora area; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley area; Mount Aspiring National Park; Upper Clutha River Track

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Southern Rivers Fly Fishing

Guided fly fishing in the Wanaka, Wakatipu and Central Otago areas.

www.southernriversflyfishing.co.nz

Places:  Mount Aspiring National Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland Outdoors Co

Guided drift fishing on Upper Waiau River; guided fishing, guided walking and water taxi services in Fiordland National Park and North Mavora Lake. Guided fishing, chartered hunting, walking and charter boats services in Fiordland and Wakatipu. Guided day and overnight walk activities on the Milford Track with boat access to Glade Wharf.

www.fiordlandoutdoors.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Hollyford Track; Kepler Track; Lake Monowai/Borland Road area; Lake Te Anau area; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Milford Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Routeburn Track

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Adventure Wanaka

Fishing, lake cruising, private charters and guided island tours on Lake Wanaka, and scenic trike tours around Wanaka and Cardrona.

www.adventurewanaka.com

Places:  Makarora area; Minaret Burn Track

Activities:  Boating; Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Cedar Safaris, Cedar Lodge

Guided fishing tours in the Siberia and the Upper Makarora Valley, Dingle, Hunter, Young and Wilkin rivers, Mount Aspiring National Park.

www.cedarlodge.net

Places:  Hāwea Conservation Park; Mount Aspiring National Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fishing and Hunting Services

Guided hunting, bow hunting and fly fishing in and around Mount Aspiring National Park.

flyfishhunt.co.nz

Places:  Albert Burn Hut Track; Blue Valley Track; Cameron Valley Track; East Matukituki Valley tracks; Hāwea Conservation Park; Makarora Valley Track; Matukituki Valley area; Mount Aspiring National Park; Pisa Conservation Area tramping tracks; Rees-Dart Track; Sugarloaf/Rockburn Track; Wilkin Valley - East Matukituki Traverse; Wilkin Valley tracks

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland region

Smith, Raymond Albert and Hughes, David Edward

Charter boat, scenic cruises and fishing on Lake Te Anau, Fiordland National Park.

+64 3 249 9342

Places:  Fiordland National Park

Activities:  Boating; Fishing

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Fiordland Outdoors Co

Guided drift fishing on Upper Waiau River; guided fishing, guided walking and water taxi services in Fiordland National Park and North Mavora Lake. Guided fishing, chartered hunting, walking and charter boats services in Fiordland and Wakatipu. Guided day and overnight walk activities on the Milford Track with boat access to Glade Wharf.

www.fiordlandoutdoors.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Hollyford Track; Kepler Track; Lake Monowai/Borland Road area; Lake Te Anau area; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Milford Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Routeburn Track

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Alpine Helicopters

Scenic flights, transport and guiding for heli-skiing, fishing and hunting in Mount Aspiring, and Fiordland National Parks.

www.alpineheli.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Mt Crichton Loop Track

Activities:  Fishing; Hunting; Skiing and ski touring

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Over The Top - the helicopter company

Scenic and charter helicopter flights, guided fly fishing in Fiordland and the Queenstown area.

www.flynz.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Mount Aspiring National Park; Queenstown area

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Deep Cove Charters

Cruises and charters on Lake Manapouri and Deep Cove, Doubtful Sound, Fiordland National Park.

www.doubtful-sound.com

Places:  Fiordland National Park

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Kayaking and canoeing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Southland region

Fiordland Outdoors Co

Guided drift fishing on Upper Waiau River; guided fishing, guided walking and water taxi services in Fiordland National Park and North Mavora Lake. Guided fishing, chartered hunting, walking and charter boats services in Fiordland and Wakatipu. Guided day and overnight walk activities on the Milford Track with boat access to Glade Wharf.

www.fiordlandoutdoors.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Hollyford Track; Kepler Track; Lake Monowai/Borland Road area; Lake Te Anau area; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Milford Track; Mount Aspiring National Park; Routeburn Track

Activities:  Boating; Fishing; Hunting

Services:  Transport; Guided activities and tours

Flyfish the South

Guided fly fishing in Fiordland National Park and Southland.

www.flyfishthesouth.co.nz

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Waikaia Forest Conservation Area

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Kiwipete Flyfishing

Guided fly fishing in Otago, Southland and Fiordland National Park.

Tel: +64 3 248 5279 or +64 27 289 2044

Places:  Fiordland National Park; Hāwea Conservation Park; Hollyford Valley area; Lake Monowai/Borland Road area; Lake Te Anau area; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Mount Aspiring National Park

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association

Guided fishing trips throughout New Zealand run by member operators.

www.fishingguides.co.nz

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

Goulburn Valley Fly Fishing Centre Pty

Guided fly fishing trips throughout Southland.

www.goulburnvlyflyfishing.com.au

Places:  Eyre Mountains/Taka Rā Haka Conservation Park; Fiordland National Park; Lake Te Anau area; Mavora Lakes Conservation Park; Snowdon Forest Conservation Area; Takitimu Conservation Area; Waikaia Forest Conservation Area

Activities:  Fishing

Services:  Guided activities and tours

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