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TONGARIRO RIVER RAFTING - Turangi

Location: Ruapehu

The magic waters of The Tongariro River, one of New Zealand's most famous rivers, provides fun-filled roller coaster rides with exhilarating rapids, crystal clear pools and breathtaking gorges. Tongariro River Rafting knows these waters like no other operator - Garth Oakden the company owner has been rafting the Tongariro since 1988. Biking, paintball and fishing multi-activity combos are also available...(more)

BLUE SEA FISHING - Paihia, Bay of Islands

Location: Russell

Daily fishing charters with experienced skippers that know all the great fishing spots in the beautiful Bay of Islands. We cater for experienced and novice anglers wanting the joy of catching fish. Operating 15 years. Species: Marlin, Tuna, Shark, Hapuka, Kingfish, Snapper plus others. Sir Graham Henry (World Cup Rugby All Blacks coach), and Lady Raewyn Henry fish with us...(more)

ST ARNAUD HOUSE - Nelson Lakes

Location: Nelson

St Arnaud House is a boutique, secluded sub-alpine bed and breakfast in the Nelson Lakes area, nestled amongst native beech forest, alive with the bird songs of Tui, Bellbirds and Robins. This bed and breakfast is the ideal base to explore the beautiful scenery and wilderness of the Nelson Lakes National Park. Also within easy strolling distance to Lake Rotoiti...(more)

BRAIDED RIVERS FISHING GUIDES - Christchurch

Location: Christchurch West

Sight fish for large brown and rainbow trout in the remote and pristine streams and rivers of the Canterbury High Country and West Coast regions of the South Island of NZ. Both areas are recognised for their world class fly fishing. Enjoy catching wild Chinook (King) Salmon averaging 15lb (7kg) in the unique and scenic braided river systems of Christchurch...(more)

FISH KAIKOURA - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

We won't be beaten on price. Fishing charters for up to 8 people. Range of individual and exclusive charters. Very competitive rates. All top quality equipment provided. Impeccable safety record. Catch filleted and bagged. Our friendly and knowledgeable crew welcome all levels of experience. Fishing within minutes of leaving the shore. Dive charters and scenic tours are also available...(more)

BAY OF ISLANDS KAYAKING - Paihia

Location: Paihia

Enjoy Eco Kayaking Tours and Kayak Fishing Tours amongst the beautiful Bay of Islands, NZ. Our safe, personalised tours explore hidden places that others simply can't get to (think secluded beaches and caves) and experience the rich wildlife and cultural history that the Bay of Islands is famous for. See dolphins and marine life while enjoying this fun experience...(more)

TICKLED TROUT LAKESIDE BED & BREAKFAST - Rotorua

Location: Lake Rotorua

Whether you are looking for a quiet retreat or looking for a faster pace, Tickled Trout is a relaxing and sophisticated stay with uninterrupted lake views and world class hospitality. Situated within minutes of the City Centre and Airport so you are at the hub of all that Rotorua has to offer, Tickled Trout will be an experience to remember...(more)

HANANUI LODGE & APARTMENTS - Russell, Bay of Islands

Location: Northland - Bay of Islands

Located right on Russell's waterfront with unobstructed sea views is Hananui Lodge. Hananui Apartments are located on Russell's main road, only 100 metres away from the water's edge. Whether you are looking for a romantic hideaway accommodation, a holiday of action and excitement, or somewhere special to take the family - Hananui Lodge and Apartments can accommodate your every need...(more)

OMARAMA TOP 10 HOLIDAY PARK - Omarama

Location: Otago

Spacious camping sites, cabins and motel units in Omarama - the gateway to Mt Cook to the north and Queenstown to the South via the stunning Lindis Pass, with the Waitaki Valley and its beautiful lakes to the East. We are situated on the doorstep of the Mackenzie Basin in the South Island High Country heartland...(more)

OKIWI BAY HOLIDAY PARK & LODGE - Rai Valley, Marlborough

Location: Marlborough - Marlborough Sounds

Located on the western side of the picturesque Marlborough Sounds, facing Tasman Bay in peaceful Okiwi Bay, is a small, friendly holiday park and lodge. This is the perfect location for a relaxed or active holiday. Explore the rugged coastline and secluded bays or enjoy all that the sea has to offer with excellent fishing and diving...(more)

ASPIRING HELICOPTERS - Wanaka

Location: Matukituki Valley

Enjoy a bespoke style personalised helicopter experience exploring Mt Aspiring National Park or Fiordland with our knowledgeable local pilots. Set foot on an ancient glacier, relish a birds-eye view of Milford Sound, or take in the grandeur of Mt Aspiring and the Southern Alps surrounding Lake Wanaka on one of our scenic flights. Commercial and charter rates available...(more)

CLEARWATER CRUISES - Rotorua

Location: Rotorua - Lake Tarawera

Enjoy the peace and quiet of Lake Tarawera while relaxing aboard one of our four luxury charter vessels. Visit historical sights around the lake shore, go fishing for trophy sized trout or take a thrilling ride on our three-seater jet ski. Whatever your group size and budget, Clearwater Cruises can arrange an excursion to suit your needs...(more)

FISH JET - Waiau River, Te Anau

Location: Fiordland

Combine the majestic beauty of a remote Fiordland New Zealand river, a bountiful supply of trout and the thrill of a jet boat ride, and you have a Fish Jet, Fiordland fishing trip... Fun for experienced anglers and the whole family alike...(more)

AIR MILFORD - Queenstown

Location: Queenstown

Air Milford proudly operates the only brand new Cessna Caravan aircraft with leather seating, quiet air-conditioned comfort and great viewing for all passengers. It is one of the safest aircraft flying today. We offer eco-tours, aircraft charters, fishing, hunting and personalised tours. Flights to Milford Sound, Doubtful Sound, the Southern Alps and Glaciers...(more)

WAITAHANUI LODGE - Taupo

Location: Taupo

Located on the shore of Lake Taupo, 100 metres from the Waitahanui River and Picket Fence, Waitahanui Lodge offers five self-catering lakeside cottages. Think 1950's Kiwi Bach—no telephones, no SKY TV and not an Italian tile in sight. Facilities include barbecues, kayaks, rowboats, organic salad gardens for guests, tackle shop, rods and waders for hire as well as trout smoking...(more)

TAKAROA 2 ADVENTURE CRUISES - Southland

Location: Fiordland - Milford Sound

Our vessel provides a variety of unique cruises around Stewart Island and Fiordland. The vessel features five comfortable guest cabins and a huge area of deck space. Popular with diving, hunting and fishing parties, she is also well suited to family and corporate groups...(more)

STONEFLY LODGE Fly Fishing - Motueka Valley

Location: New Zealand

Stonefly Lodge is situated on 150 acres of private forest on the banks of the Motueka River, in the north west region of the South Island. Only 50 minutes drive from Nelson. The lodge offers access to world class brown trout rivers, spectacular New Zealand scenery and wilderness activities, all within an hours drive from the lodge...(more)

SALTSHAKER CHARTER FISHING - Paihia, Bay of Islands

Location: Northland - Bay of Islands

If you are visiting are passionate about catching big fish then give Saltshaker charter fishing a call. They offer their clients the extreme game fishing experience from The Bay of Islands to The Three Kings. Choosing the right location, right skipper & right vessel is the key to deep sea fishing success...(more)

GLACIER COUNTRY LAKE TOURS - Franz Josef, West Coast

Location: West Coast - Okarito and Whataroa

The Hannah-K - a fully enclosed tour boat designed for everyone aboard to enjoy the beauty of the rugged West Coast in comfort. Wonderful panoramic views of the Southern Alps and Franz Josef’s glaciers! Indoor and outdoor viewing platforms allow you to get up-close and personal with the surrounding native birdlife and rainforest. Providing Scenic Cruises and Fishing charters...(more)

ECOCRUZ ECO OCEAN ADVENTURES - Paihia, Bay of Islands

Location: Paihia

Join the crew of the Manawanui on an exciting three-day sailing expedition around the Bay of Islands. Go snorkelling in crystal clear waters, kayaking around uninhabited islands, try catching your own fresh seafood or enjoy walking on deserted beaches to experience the true magic of this special part of New Zealand. At night we anchor in secluded bays...(more)

HAAST HELI - South Island

Location: West Coast - Haast

Haast Heli specializes in scenic flights over the stunning Haast World Heritage area, one of the top New Zealand attractions. We have local experienced hunting guides available and the area is famous for its trout fishing rivers. Modern fleet of three and four seat helicopters ensuring every passenger has stunning views...(more)

RAFTING NEW ZEALAND - Turangi

Location: Taupo

We raft only the best rivers, use only the best gear and our guides are highly trained Kiwi professionals. We believe that adventure should be available for everyone to experience, hence our river trips cater for everyone, without ever comprising quality. Enjoy looking through our river options to find the adventure that best suits you...(more)

TASMAN HELICOPTERS - Nelson

Location: Nelson - Golden Bay

Tasman Helicopters pride themselves on ensuring yours is a trip to remember. Whether it's a flight to spectacular National Parks such as Abel Tasman, Nelson Lakes and Kahurangi, or a flight over Chetwood Forest, Lake Canaan Down or Harwoods hole. Explore the mystical environment and venture into the unknown...(more)

FERNLEAF BED & BREAKFAST - Taumarunui, Central North Island

Location: Ruapehu - Taumarunui

Fernleaf Farmstay is located midway between Auckland and Wellington and close to main highway. Relax in the charming tranquillity of a working farm that is an easy drive to glow-worm caves at Waitomo and Lord of the Rings film set. Warm, spacious and comfortable accommodation. We offer generous country breakfasts. Great fishing and cycle trails close...(more)

EPIC ADVENTURES - Coromandel Peninsula & Auckland

Location: Coromandel - Coromandel Township

Epic Adventures specialise in affordable fishing charters and guided fishing holidays, giving you a good opportunity to hook into a decent snapper or yellowtail kingfish. We have a reputation for putting people on to big New Zealand yellowtail kingfish - great fishing action in an absolutely spectacular setting...(more)

TAUPO'S FLOAT PLANE - Taupo

Location: Taupo - Taupo Town

Step aboard Taupo's float plane for a wonderful experience in one of New Zealand's most attractive regions. We offer a number of options and packages available for your complete enjoyment. We have a highly experienced flight crew for your comfort and total confidence. See the best of Taupo in a unique way...(more)

ROCK & TUSSOCK TOURS & SAFARIS - Central Otago

Location: Otago - Central Otago

Travel through undulating back-country roads to experience pristine rivers and majestic mountain ranges on this photographic journey to view Central Otago's most spectacular scenery and ecology. Rock and Tussock Safaris & Tours provide short and long safaris to the Old Man Range, Bannockburn and the Nevis, Poolburn Dam to name just a few. Stay in our own B&B accommodation...(more)

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AUCKLAND SEA SHUTTLES - Auckland

Location: Auckland - Auckland Harbour

Auckland Sea Shuttles will take you where you want, when you want. You can book a time that suits you! We're a professional chartered water-taxi service in the Hauraki Gulf, making Auckland and its neighbouring islands accessible for you to enjoy. We'll take you on family days out, fishing and diving trips, or around the harbour at night...(more)

HUKA PRAWN PARK - Taupo

Location: Taupo - Wairakei

On the banks of the beautiful Waikato River, just minutes from Taupo towncentre, you will find the iconic and unique family playground, of Huka Prawn Park. With acres of land dedicated to the production of New Zealand fresh water prawns, and pure family fun, Huka Prawn Park offers a day of fun and excitement for all ages...(more)

AIR RANGITATA - Mid Canterbury

Location: South Island

Scenic flights and charters from the heart of the South Island of New Zealand. We're ideally located in Mid Canterbury just north of Geraldine. We fly in our high wing Cessna 206 aircraft which can seat five passengers and provides fantastic viewing and photo opportunities. Airport transfers from Christchurch to Queenstown or anywhere in between. Safety is our highest priority...(more)

RAFTING NEW ZEALAND ADVENTURE CENTRE - Taupo

Location: Taupo - Taupo Town

Our 6D Adventure Cinema showcases the adventures and environment of the Central North Island. We have carefully selected New Zealand's best adventure providers saving you time and hassle. Our staff have experienced activities we sell so can help you choose activities that will best suit your budget & expectations. Friendly adventure information, bookings & 6D Adventure Cinema...(more)

RIVER HAVEN - Murchison

Location: Nelson - Nelson Lakes

An "All Inclusive" lodge with full breakfast, three course dinner and a garden fresh healthy picnic lunch. Stop in the River Haven Private Bar for a cold drink and great bar food after fishing. Everything is included for one price (even house wine and beer!), to put your focus on your main interest, to catch brown trout...(more)

KAIKOURA FISHING CHARTERS - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

Enjoy excellent deep sea fishing aboard the 12.6-metre vessel, Takapu, with our safe, experienced team. Catch blue cod, sea perch, grouper and many other species, pull New Zealand rock lobster up in pots. The famous Kaikoura canyon, mountains, local bird population and sea life provide excellent photographic opportunities...(more)

DISCOVERY JET - Canterbury

Location: Rakaia Gorge

Thrill and scenic photographic jet boat rides, 360-degree spins, salmon and trout fishing, fly and spin casting, helicopter rafting/jet boat combos and more. Our professional team can tailor your ultimate adventure, one hour from Christchurch at the base of Mt Hutt ski field. Enjoy a piece of paradise in Canterbury High Country. Individuals to larger corporate groups, operating year round...(more)

HANMER LLAMAS - Hanmer Springs

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Experience natural hot springs, alpine lakes and remote fishing camps amidst the spectacular back country or take a gentle stroll around the scenic surrounds of Hanmer Springs…our gentle llamas will carry everything from a picnic to a fully stocked camp making it possible for everyone. Our guided one day to multi day llama treks open up a world of possibilities...(more)

MOUNTAIN VALLEY ADVENTURE LODGE - Napier, Hawke's Bay

Location: Hawkes Bay

We offer riverside accommodation, bar, restaurant and adventure activities. Great location beside Mohaka River with Kaweka Mountains as backdrop. Activities include wilderness horse-trekking, river kayaking, whitewater rafting, paintball, claybird, archery, sports field, agility course, mountain biking, walking and swimming. Ideal stop off en-route to/from Napier or Taupo. Tariff: Tent/powersites from NZ$12-16pp, other assorted accommodation from $20 - $150 per night...(more)

FISHTAIL LODGE B&B & FLY FISHING - Wairau Valley, Blenheim

Location: New Zealand

Peaceful and relaxing accommodation in a garden setting in Marlborough's stunning Wairau Valley. The Wairau river is a classic braided South Island river, fast flowing, cool, clear and very popular with fishermen. Guided fly fishing for brown & rainbow trout. Discover the beautiful Marlborough region, with its crystal-clear rivers and spring creeks...(more)

PELORUS TOURS - Marlborough Sounds

Location: Marlborough - Marlborough Sounds

Pelorus Tours invite you to Discover the spectacular Marlborough Sounds. They provide services for: Boat hire, Transport, Tours, Cruises, Fishing, Scalloping, Pelorus Sounds Mussel Farm Cruises, Sounds Winery Tours, Educational Eco-Tours, Maud Island Tours, Garden Tours, DOC Bush walks, Corporate/Family Functions...(more)

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KAIKOURA FISHING TOURS - Kaikoura

Location: Canterbury - Kaikoura

Kaikoura Fishing Tours offer Crayfish and Fishing Charters with Captain Tomo. One hour to full day trips are available. Complete Penn gear supplied and toilet and cooking facilities available onboard. Diving and scenic trips also available. We're eco-friendly and only take what we need. Your catch is filleted and bagged ready for the pan or if preferred, catch and release...(more)

TARATA FISHAWAY LODGE - Taihape, Rangitikei

Location: Rangitikei

Rangitikei farmstay accommodation offering a honeymoon suite and river retreat with spa bath. Located in the remote Mokai Valley surrounded by breath taking views. Trout fishing, raft fishing, scenic rafting, spotlight safaris and clay bird shooting. Stay with a true kiwi family. Our aim is to make your stay comfortable, memorable and fun...(more)

FISHING SPOT X - Paihia

Location: Northland

Join our morning or afternoon fishing trips aboard the 'Spot X' fishin vessel. Fishing charters available for sport fishing, marlin, shark, tuna, kingfish, saltwater fly-fishing, snapper and diving. We provide everything you need: all bait, tackle, tea or coffee and comfortable bathroom facilities. Fish filleting on request. If we can't cater for it we will organise it for you...(more)

FIORDLAND EXPEDITIONS LTD - Doubtful Sound

Location: Fiordland - Manapouri

Your friendly crew will welcome you aboard with a glass of bubbly to set the mood as you take in the majesty of this amazing World Heritage area. Enjoy cruising amongst breath-taking mountain scenery as your captain gives an informative commentary on the area, its' history and how Fiordland was formed, while playful bottle-nose dolphins swim alongside...(more)

TURANGI TROUT LODGE - Taupo

Location: Taupo

Offering an attractive "rustic" fishing lodge on the banks of the Tongariro River. The guests have the best of both worlds - relax and enjoy the fishing action from a sunny upstairs deck overlooking the Major Jones Pool, or step into angling history and try your hand at catching a famous Tongariro rainbow trout, renowned for their fighting prowess...(more)

HIGH COUNTRY SALMON - Twizel

Location: Canterbury - Twizel

Enjoy our café-style shop floating on a working freshwater salmon farm at High Country Salmon. Set amongst beautiful scenery visitors can enjoy a coffee along with something from our salmon-inspired menu, feed the fish or purchase some fresh salmon. Ideally situated on State Highway 8, South of Twizel, on the main route from Christchurch to Queenstown, a must see!..(more)

TONGARIRO LODGE - Taupo

Location: Taupo - Turangi

Experience the finest luxury lodge accommodation and gourmet dining situated on the banks of the legendary Tongariro River on the shores of Lake Taupo. Located in a unique Fishing Lodge atmosphere, on the doorstep of the World Heritage Tongariro National Park, including the Tongariro Alpine Crossing. A great destination for Anglers and outdoor enthusiasts alike...(more)

BAY HELIWORK - Hastings

Location: Ruapehu

Bay Heliwork provide helicopter flights in the Hawke's Bay region. With us, you can enjoy the picturesque Hawke's Bay coastline or a helicopter ride over the stunning Kaweka and Kaimanawa Ranges, around Mt Ruapehu and Tongariro National Park. Pick ups available from Napier Airport, our base in Hastings, or a heli-friendly location that suits your needs. Heli Fishing...(more)

NAPIER BEACH KIWI HOLIDAY PARK AND MOTELS - Napier

Location: Hawkes Bay

Located eight kilometres from Marine Parade, Napier. Peaceful, spacious beachfront location. Enjoy panoramic sea views from Park Motels and self-contained units. Sheltered tent and powered sites. Modern, clean kitchen area, coin operated showers and toilet facilities. Qualmark four-star rated. Excellent family atmosphere, with lots of space for a peaceful relaxing holiday. Kitchen Cabins with queen beds made up from NZ$79...(more)

WILD TROUT ADVENTURES - Hawke's Bay

Location: Hawkes Bay - Hastings

Unrivaled in his unique ability to spot that perfect fish, Gary will introduce you to rivers abundant with trout and can afford to be selective with the catch. With 30 years knowledge of Hawke's Bay rivers and a member of the New Zealand Professional Guide's Association, Gary will make your day, or multi-day package a truly rewarding and memorable experience...(more)

DOUBTFUL SOUND OVERNIGHT CRUISE - Fiordland

Location: Fiordland - Te Anau

Experience isolated, beautiful Doubtful Sound aboard the MV Southern Secret as part of our personalised tour of Doubtful Sound. By day watch playful marine animals such as dolphins, seals and penguins that call the fiord home; at night listen for the calls of Morepork or Weka! Activities include fishing, swimming and star gazing. Join our wonderful journey of discovery today...(more)

WAIRATA STATION - Opotiki

Location: Bay of Plenty

Within easy reach of Rotorua, Wairata is a vast remote mountainous wilderness. Very few places can match the unique natural setting. The 5,000-acre farm is adjacent to the Urewera National Park, one of the largest untouched stretches of native forest left in the North Island of our beautiful country New Zealand...(more)

MOTUEKA RIVER LODGE - Nelson

Location: Nelson - Motueka District

A privately owned retreat offering magnificent views of the Motueka River Gorge up to the majestic Mt Arthur mountain range. We have a unique riverside location with superior accommodation for discerning guests. Our retreat exudes country charm, featuring large lounge and generous country kitchen, sunlit verandahs spilling onto charming flower laden gardens...(more)

AROHA NEW ZEALAND TOURS - Nationwide

Location: North Island

With us you do NOT join other groups in on set itineraries and set dates. Our best trips are the ones where a “Aroha NZ Tours guide” is with the travellers, because the “host” acts as part concierge and part friend, making sure all details are as planned, but also designing experiences that enhance the understanding of our country...(more)

TONY ENTWISTLE FLY FISHING - Nelson

Location: Canterbury - Hanmer Springs

Tony is one of New Zealand's most experienced and renowned fishing guides, and would love to guide you on your next visit to New Zealand, joining in your pursuit of some of the classiest wild brown trout in the world. Share a lifetime of fly fishing experience on the wonderful rivers in the northern regions of the South Island...(more)

MOHAKA RAFTING - Te Pohue, Hawke's Bay

Location: North Island

Mohaka Rafting provides exciting day and multi-day trips on grade II, III and V water. Our full-day grade III is our most popular trip and includes cliff jumps, gorges and canyons, visiting a gold mine and swimming rapids. We also offer Heli-raft expeditions through the Kaweka Forest Park while camping at hot springs, fishing and relaxing...(more)

ANATOKI SALMON FISHING & CAFE - Takaka, Nelson

Location: Nelson

Anatoki Salmon Fishing & Cafe is a unique freshwater fishing activity in Golden Bay just 100 km from Nelson. Situated on the banks of the Anatoki River between Kahurangi and Abel Tasman National Park, you can relax and catch your very own premium Chinook salmon. Have it hot smoked ready to eat in our cafe, or take away fresh...(more)

GULF ECO CHARTERS - Sandspit, Auckland

Location: Auckland

Fully guided and catered charters on our beautiful 11m launch, Kokomo. Ready to take you on an adventure of your choice. Discover remote islands and great dive spots in the 1.2 million hectares of Hauraki Gulf Marine Park...(more)

MOERAKI FISHING CHARTERS - Moeraki, Otago

Location: Otago

Moeraki is a lovely little fishing village in North Otago, located abour an hours drive north of Dunedin and 3.5 hours south of Christchurch. The village provides excellent fishing and leisure activities. Come enjoy a great day fishing and sightseeing with us. Species include Blue cod, Groper and Crayfish. Rod and reel available. Comfortable 37-foot fishing vessel. Friendly, helpful crew...(more)