Category Archives: Books – Trout & Salmon NZ

New Zealand Freshwater Fishes – A Natural History and Guide by R.M. McDowall

New Zealand Freshwater Fishers by R.M. McDowall

New Zealand Freshwater Fishes A Natural History and Guide by R.M. McDowall “New Zealand Freshwater Fishers” is the most comprehensive book on the subject available, summarising all that is known about both native and introduced species. First published in 1978, it has been thoroughly revised and updated in the light of the numerous scientific More...

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Lofty's Log - Memoirs of a New Zealand Angler by D.L. Rutherford (Lofty)
By Allan Burgess On Wednesday, August 24th, 2016
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Rutherford, D.L. – Lofty’s Log – Memoirs of a New Zealand Angler

Lofty’s Log – Memoirs of a New Zealand Angler by D.L. Rutherford (Lofty) Published by John McIndoe Ltd. First published 1989 – ISBN 0 86868 177-2. Size: 230mm x 150mm. 152 pp total. Some More...

A Taupo Season - A Bedside Book of Trout Fishing in New Zealand by John Parsons
By Allan Burgess On Sunday, August 21st, 2016
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Parsons, John – A Taupo Season, A Bedside Book of Trout Fishing in New Zealand

A Taupo Season – A Bedside Book of Trout Fishing in New Zealand by John Parsons Publisher: Auckland N.Z., Collins, 1979. ISBN 0002169452. Hard-cover 227 pages. This is a fireside, bedside book for those men and More...

Gamekeepers For The Nation - The Story of the New Zealand Acclimatisation Societies, 1861-1990 by R.M. McDowall
By Allan Burgess On Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
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McDowall, R.M. – Gamekeepers For The Nation

Gamekeepers For The Nation – The Story of the New Zealand Acclimatisation Societies, 1861-1990 by R.M. McDowall Gamekeepers For The Nation. First published 1994. Published by Canterbury University Press.ISBN More...

Book-adrian bell trout frontiers
By Allan Burgess On Sunday, October 4th, 2015
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Bell, Adrian – New Zealand Trout Frontiers by Adrian Bell

New Zealand Trout Frontiers by Adrian Bell New Zealand Trout Frontiers by Adrian Bell Published by The Halcyon Press – First published November 2007 – ISBN 1877256730. Size: 170mm X 240mm. 200 pp total. More...

10 of the Best New Zealand Trout Flies by Mike Weddell.
By Allan Burgess On Saturday, June 27th, 2015
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Weddell, Mike – 10 of the Best New Zealand Trout Flies

10 of the Best New Zealand Trout Flies Where and when to use them and how to tie them by Mike Weddell Published by Hyndman Publishing First published 1987 ISBN 0-86868-097-4. Size: 210mm x 140mm. Eight colour More...

Hooked on Fly-tying by Keith Draper
By Allan Burgess On Wednesday, March 18th, 2015
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Draper, Keith – Hooked on Fly-Tying

Hooked on Fly-Tying by Keith Draper First published 1997 by Shoal Bay Press Ltd. ISBN 0-908704-60-7. 152pp A5 size. Soft Cover. Hundreds of line drawings showing fly tying sequences. Four additional colour pages. Hooked More...

Trout Fishing Made Easy by Mike Weddell.
By Allan Burgess On Tuesday, February 17th, 2015
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Weddell, Mike – Trout Fishing Made Easy

Trout Fishing Made Easy  by Mike Weddell Published by Hyndman Publishing. First published 2004. ISBN 1-877168-91-2 Size: 205mm x 160mm. Colour pages and line drawings. 63 pages. This is a very useful little book More...

Trout Secrets - How to Catch Trout in New Zealand by Geoff Thomas.
By Allan Burgess On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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Thomas, Geoff – Trout Secrets – How to Catch Trout in New Zealand

Trout Secrets – How to Catch Trout in New Zealand by Geoff Thomas Published by Moa Beckett. First published 1993. ISBN 1-86958-010-9 Size: 230mm x 155mm. 152pp. Soft cover. Well illustrated with colour photographs. Jeoff More...

In Pursuit of Trout - No.2 in the Fish & Game New Zealand Collection
By Allan Burgess On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015
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South, Bob – In Pursuit of Trout – No.2 in the Fish & Game New Zealand Collection

In Pursuit of Trout No.2 in the Fish & Game New Zealand Collection Edited by Bob South Published by The Halcyon Press. First published 2005. ISBN 1-877256-48-x. Soft cover. 208pp. Size: 220mm x 145mm. Many colour More...