Freshwater Fishing Reports

Thanks to DB Export, a number of charter operators, fishing guides and others, we're able to bring you regular updates from many areas around the country. Many of our site visitors post their own reports in our freshwater fishing discussion forum - reports section. Well worth checking out for what's happening right now around the country, and you can post your own reports, pictures and share information with others.

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Latest Reports

Taupo region fishing report 090516


Fishing in general has been challenging with few fish in the rivers and not a lot of activity with fish making their way into the tributaries yet. There are certainly the odd fish or two moving but not loads...

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Taupo Fishing Report April 11-17


We are counting down to winter as daylight saving has ended. Rivers and lake are still low and the fishing has been a little challenging to say the least...

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Taupo fishing report March 29-April 5


Rivers are in good condition, still not a lot of water and fish are holding off the mouths as they do at this time of the year and coming inside of the mouths actively feeding. Drop offs are too giving us some excellent sport

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The Store report Dec


Well summer is officially upon us and the rain is falling ad the sun has disappeared for a moment.

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Taupo Fishing Report 9 November


Some of the cooler frosty mornings having triggered a run of good numbers of fish into the rivers and there's been good fishing for those that have been on the water. Rivers are a tad lower and very much clearer but fishing to conditions is all that's needed. All rivers are still in fantastic condiiton.

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The Store report Oct 15th -20


It's important to fish to the conditions and fishing a little lighter, sensible leader lengths and smaller naturals has yielded some good fish...

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Taupo fishing report 091015


Rivers have dropped away a little over the past few days with the wind and warmer weather and are significiantly clearer than they have been for a long while. As a consequence fishing been...

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Taupo Fishing Report - Oct 3-10


Fishing has remained steady with huge numbers of fish holding right throughout the fishery in all the rivers. The settled weather has made the fishing...

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The Store Report Sept 17-25


Angler pressure has eased off this past week, however weekends are busy.  For those that have fished over the past few days the easing of pressure has been helpful though some anglers are struggling with the lower clear conditions.....

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The Store report for Sept 4-9th


The weather pattern that has predominant for several months now is delivering plenty of fish and plenty of rain. 

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