Fly Fishing New Zealand

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Trout fishing paradise

Experience genuine kiwi hospitality in our family run fly fishing lodge and enjoy the amazing trout fishing in the lake Taupo region.

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Charming rooms

The lodge is comprised of 2 units with own ensuites in garden setting with access to a private guest lounge, and a luxury room in the main lodge with ensuite and private hot spa with view of Lake Taupo.

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Each room comes with breakfact included and we are only 10 metres from Tauranga Taupo river edge, and 300m from Lake Taupo. So come relax and unwind in our quiet charming lodge.

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Spoilt for choice

The lodge is not far from the ski fields, mountain bike trails, white water rafting, paragliding, lake taupo cruises you really can find something to do all year round did we mention the fishing is quite good round here.

Fly Fishing Lodge New Zealand - new webcam showing the view from the lodge

New WebCam

We have just installed a webcam that shows the view of the tauranga taupo river running into lake taupo.

Check out the view

Fly Fishing Lodge New Zealand - Our Fly Fishing Guide Jason Bethune

Fishing Guide

The winter run of trout from Lake Taupo up the tributaries has started, use our fishing guide Jason to cath them.

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Fly Fishing Lodge New Zealand - king double room view over the river

Check out the rooms

We have rooms available in the lodge and in a garden setting, all come with ensuite, freeview tv and tea and coffee facilities.

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Fly Fishing Guide - Jason Bethune

Friendly professional guide with 30 years experience catching trout in this area.

  • new zealand brown trout

    What will you catch?

    You will fly fish and catch wild strong brown and rainbow trout fly fishing New Zealand's rivers and lakes. You can be an experienced fly fisherman or even if you have never held a fly rod before but have always wanted to try.Read more >

  • quad bike fishing adventure

    What are the fishing Options?

    I have a 4x4 car, 4x4 quad bike and boat to get you into the best fishing spot. A helicopter fishing trip into New Zealand's pristine backcountry fishing waters should be on every fly fisherman's bucket list. Read more >

  • Jason Bethune Turangi fly fishing guide

    Why fish with me?

    I am a new zealander and have fished in this area for over 30 years, I know the what/where and how of cathing trout in this area. I am passionate fly fisherman and love guiding and sharing the joy of catching wild trout in this beautiful part of New Zealand. Read more >

"Winter spawning run has started"

The trout have started their migratory spawning runs up the Taupo tribuataries and it has been a great run so far we are catching some really fresh well conditioned trout around the 6lb mark.