Destinations S.I.

Fishing destinations around New Zealand’s South Island

Lake Sarah and Lake Grasmere Trout Fishing – Canterbury high country

Lake Sarah and Lake Grasmere Trout Fishing – Canterbury high country

Lake Sarah and Lake Grasmere. One square equals 1km. Sourced from LINZ. Crown Copyright Reserved. Lake Sarah and Lake Grasmere…

19/10/2021

Big Brown Trout – Selwyn, Ashley and LII Rivers – Close to Christchurch

By Tim Nichol I thought you might like this story about getting snapped off by a 10-pounder plus big brown…

09/10/2021

Dunedin Harbour Salmon – Luck, luck and more luck!

By Jim Curline Salmon and Sprat Fishing Story I had given up salmon fishing in Dunedin harbour as the salmon…

08/10/2021

Cape Saunders, Otago Peninsula Rock Fishing

Cape Saunders Rock Fishing By Brad Martin I would like to share with Fishingmag readers about a spot just 30 minutes…

23/09/2021

Night Time Lurking – Fishing Lake Ellesmere and its Tributaries

Night Time Lurking - Fishing Lake Ellesmere and its Tributaries; Harts, Irwell, Halswell, Selwyn and the LII  Night Time Lurking…

21/08/2021

French Pass Memories – Here Be Dragons! Fishing for Kingfish

French Pass Memories - Here be Dragons! By Roy Jones I am filled with admiration when I contemplate the incredible…

20/08/2021

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…

14/08/2021

Whitebaiting in the Arawhata, Waiatoto, Turnbull, and Okuru Rivers

"On a single day in 1944, Des Nolan famously caught 130 kerosene tins of whitebait single-handed in the Waiatoto River."…

03/08/2021

Wairau River and Diversion, Marlborough Salmon and Trout Fishing

Wairau River and Wairau Diversion, Marlborough Sea-run trout, rainbow trout, salmon - plus whitebait, kahawai, red cod, and mullet in…

28/07/2021

Ugly River Brown Trout Fishing Paradise, Westland

Ugly River Trout Fishing Paradise By Simon Snow I am a wandering fisherman. I'm lucky enough to have a job…

23/07/2021