Freshwater Fishing Reports

Thanks to 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

The Store report August 31-Sept 4


Well it can't get any better, we have been spoilt for choice this year and the fishing is still fantastic.

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The Store Report for Dec 9-20


This is a lovely time of the year to be on the water and with the lake levels and the higher water volumes, fishing is for this season going to be really great. 

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The Store Report for Nov 30-6 dec


Just a quick up date on the fishery. The water table is high and good numbers of fish are still holding right throughout the rivers.

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Taupo Fishing report Nov 2-16


Well the wind and the rain and the snow and the frost is still pestering us but not in a bad way, thank goodness. we are still as a result enjoying some fantastic fishing which is great late in the season. Great numbers of fish are holding in all the tributaries in the Taupo region, which is exce

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Taupo Fishing report Oct 9-14


The fishing is great! Pack your rods and get down here if you can. Since the school holidays have ended, there is little pressure on the rivers. Rivers are all full due to ...(read more)

Taupo Fishing report Sept 22-26


Conditions are perfect at present and despite the fact that we have had quite a bit of rain its mainly been light. Cooler tempertatures over the past couple of days has pushed fish into the rivers.

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The Store report August 25-29


Good morning, well the rain is back and quite heavy in patches after a really pleasant stretch of weather that has enabled those that are keen to fish and ski to make the most of the fantastic conditions. The next few days are going to be a rubbishy with rain and some snow but the outcome will be g

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Taupo Fishing report for July 29-4


Fishing has been up and down much like the rivers, with the springfed streams having a great deal more pressure that the other catchment fed streams. 

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Taupo fishing report for 20-25 July


The fish that have been caught recently have been in good condition, but it's just that it's been harder than we would expect for this time of the year.

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Taupo fishing report for July 7 to 12


The fishing though over the past few days has been hard, and with the warmer than normal there are a great number of fish that are holding off the mouths waiting to move when the weather changes.

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