The old Single Men's Quarters at Hakatere Corner once provided accommodation for farm workers and shearing gangs working on the vast Hakatere Sheep Station.
Ashburton Lakes: Ten lakes make up the Ashburton Lakes Group

Ashburton Lakes Trout and Salmon Fishing Ashburton Lakes Maps (scroll down) In all nine lakes.

Allan Burgess with 26 pound salmon at the Rangitata River.
Rangitata River Salmon Fishing

Rangitata River Salmon Fishing Allan Burgess talks about salmon fishing at the Rangitata River mouth.

Sliding a big salmon up the shingle beach by the tail at the Rangitata River mouth.
Rangitata River – Trout and Salmon Fishing

Rangitata River Salmon Fishing Many anglers regard the Rangitata River as the best salmon fishing.