Southland-Fiordland

Live Baiting for Groper in Fiordland and Around New Zealand

Live Baiting for Groper in Fiordland and Around New Zealand

Live Baiting for Groper by Dick Marquand During the winter months, the settled weather and flat seas provide the perfect…

25/02/2022

Fiordland Albacore Tuna Action – Milford, Nancy and Thompson Sounds

Fiordland Albacore Tuna Action - More from the old Fiordland Game Fishing Club By Dick Marquand Hundreds of sooty shearwaters,…

25/06/2021

Fiordland Game Fishing Club Operated Between 1972 and 1994 – The End Of An Era

By Dick Marquand On 24 August 1994, I chaired a meeting in Queenstown which wound up the Fiordland Game Fishing…

15/07/2020

Takaroa II Fishing off the East Coast of Stewart Island

Takaroa II Fishing Success for the Southern Sportfishing Club By Dick Marquand with photographs by Allan Burgess The first time…

05/02/2020

Fiordland Back Country Trout Fishing – Lake Te Anau & Eglinton River

Fiordland Back Country Trout Fishing by Murray Knowles Opening Day, of what we used to regard as the high-country water,…

02/02/2019

Bluefin Tuna – The First Tuna Fishing Expedition to the Fiordland Sounds

Bluefin Tuna - The First Tuna Fishing Expedition to the Fiordland Sounds by Dick Marquand Southlander Ken Hay had a…

25/11/2018

Oreti River, Southland, Quality Brown Trout Fishing on Spinner and Fly

Oreti River - ”If it is over your ankles fish it” by Bryce Stupples "Sometimes flicking a fly or spinner in…

10/10/2018

Mataura River – Southland’s Famed Brown Trout River

Mataura River - Southland's Famed Brown Trout River was Running High and Discoloured by Bryce Stupples It was early October…

21/09/2018

Fishing Foveaux Strait at the Bottom of the South Island

Fishing Foveaux Strait by Bryce Stupples I ’m the first to admit that I'm no saltwater fishing expert. However, if…

04/06/2018

Te Anau, Fiordland – New Zealand’s fly fishing capital

Te Anau - New Zealand's fly fishing capital Te Anau, to either the dedicated fishermen with ample time to spare…

26/10/2017