10+ YEARS EXPERIENCE

Highlights

  • Over 30 years living and fishing in the
  • Best mayfly hatches in NZ
  • Accommodation package available

Proximity

Best time of Year

  • Oct - Apr

Pricing and Conditions

Adult $480.00 - $800.00
Other charges angle-down

Prices are GST inclusive and for 1-2 people.

About

The Mataura River is world renowned for it’s "match the hatch" fishing, however we are spoilt for choice, with over 25 other rivers and streams within one hours drive from Gore. I live and fish locally and consider it a privilege to guide visiting anglers on the Mataura and other Southland Rivers. I am a member of the New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association (NZPFGA).

After living here for many years I know the rivers intimately, and friendships with local landowners allow me access to some epic fishing spots. I have fished in a number of countries including England, Wales, Finland, Austria and Canada, and can truthfully say that the Mataura River can hold it’s own with any water that I have been fortunate to fish.

Access

Comfortable 4WD

Your Guide

  • Barry has been in operations as a fishing guide since 2002
  • Member and supporter of "Future Rivers" - a NZ river conservation organisation
  • Access to epic fishing areas through knowing local farmers

Opening times

Months of operation:
Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Oct, Nov, Dec

Facilities and Features

Proximity to airport:Invercargill (50min), Dunedin (1hr 45mins) Queenstown (2hrs)

Proximity to coach terminal:Gore (3-5mins)

Proximity to town:Inside Gore town boundary - minutes from town centre

Location

86a Wentworth Street, Gore, New Zealand.

plane Proximity to airport:
Invercargill Airport (50min), Dunedin Airport (1hr 45mins) Queenstown Airport (2hrs).
bus Proximity to coach terminal:
Gore (3-5mins).
decisions Proximity to town:
Inside Gore town boundary - minutes from town centre.

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