Canterbury

Canterbury Fresh and Saltwater Fishing. Canterbury trout and salmon fishing spots. Sea fishing and surfcasting around Christchurch and Canterbury (Sea fishing around Canterbury scroll down the page in the sidebar on the right). 

Salmon Fishing in the Pouring Rain – Early Morning – Rakaia River Gut

Salmon Fishing in the Pouring Rain – Early Morning – Rakaia River Gut

Salmon Fishing in the Pouring Rain with Charles Smith It was a rainy miserable morning for salmon fishing - but…

17/03/2024

Maori Lakes in the Central South Island Fish & Game Region

Maori Lakes - O Tu Wharekai The Maori Lakes are a challenge for any trout angler. These lakes are shallow…

02/03/2024

Banks Peninsula – Northern Bays – Port Levy to Long Lookout Point

Banks Peninsula - Northern Bays - Port Levy to Long Lookout Point By Peter Langlands The northern bays region of…

13/02/2024

Canterbury Summer Fishing Options

Canterbury Summer Fishing Options By Peter Langlands The next few months will offer the best range of fishing opportunities available…

04/12/2023

Avon Heathcote Estuary Fishing Christchurch – Unrealised Opportunities

Avon Heathcote Estuary / Te Ihutai By Peter Langlands The Avon Heathcote Estuary is a jewel in the crown of…

19/09/2023

Smelt – A Silvery Treasure in Canterbury’s Waters

Smelt - A Silvery Treasure in Canterbury's Waters By Martin Langlands The name smelt is derived from an Anglo-Saxon word…

26/04/2023

Night Fishing with Lures – Hart’s Creek, L2, Halswell and Selwyn Rivers

Night Fishing with Lures - "Old School" - Fewer and fewer anglers lip-hook a live bully and flop its fat…

13/04/2023

Lake Fishing Strategies

Lake Fishing Strategies - How to Catch Trout in Lakes By Peter Langlands In this article I will discuss some…

23/03/2023

High Country Lake Fishing in Canterbury

High Country Lake Fishing in Canterbury By Peter Langlands When fishing lakes you don't have to worry about floods, strong…

03/02/2023

High Country Open Weekend 2022

High Country Open Weekend 2022 - Stunning Weather Greets Canterbury High Country Anglers for Coleridge Fishing Competition Beautiful weather greeted…

10/11/2022