Guided Fly Fishing - Fiordland Outdoors Co.

Fiordland’s mighty Waiau River is paradise for passionate anglers. Here, healthy fighting trout run pristine waters that wind through an extraordinarily grand environment. Join local expert Mark Wallace for a truly unique angling experience.

20+ years experience


  • Jet boat access on Waiau River
  • Excellent fishing from islands and beaches
  • Well stocked river with terrific mayfly hatches


  • 5 mins from
  • 2 hours from

Best time of Year

Jan - May

Oct - Dec

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  • Silver


The Waiau River is a dream come true for keen anglers. Largely inaccessible on foot, it is bordered by the majestic wilderness of Fiordland National Park. Famous for its outstanding Mayfly hatches & thrilling evening rises, high numbers of aggressive Rainbow and Brown trout thrive in its rainforest-clear water.

There's no better way to navigate this fishing paradise than with passionate angler and expert local guide Mark Wallace. A member of the NZ Professional Trout Fishing Guide Assn, Mark is the ultimate person to take you on an epic fly-fishing, drift or spin adventure.

Choose Fiordland Outdoors Co. and see for yourself why anglers from all over the world rave about fishing the Waiau River.


  • Mackraft 5m jetboat
  • Courtesy 4WD Landcruiser
  • Helicopter on request

Your Guide

  • Based in Te Anau and fished throughout Fiordland for 20 years, including professional skipper & crayfisherman in Doubtful Sound
  • Member of the New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association
  • Lives to fish and loves to share Fiordland wilderness fishing with his clients

Where to Stay

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Physical address

Guided Fly Fishing - Fiordland Outdoors Co., cnr Oraka St & Milford Highway, TE ANAU, Te Anau, Fiordland, 9600, New Zealand.

Opening times

Business hours:
Always Open
Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:
Proximity to town:

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $750.00 - $1,995.00
Other charges:
Fishing licenses

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