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- Fishing New Zealand -

Awatere Safaris offers you fishing safaris for many prized species of fresh water and salt water game species.

Fishing in New Zealand

Fresh Water Angling

Enjoy fishing our pristine, alpine rivers for huge Brown and Rainbow Trout.
We have some of NZ's best fishing guides and can take you by helicopter to the most remote , untouched rivers in New Zealand."

Salt Water Angling

Discover New Zealand famous inshore and offshore fishing. We can arrange skippers and vessels to your needs, including Large live-aboard luxury vessels or  a day trip taster.

Diving & Spearfishing

We have extensive knowdge of New Zealand's best Diving and Spear fishing areas. We can help you with sourcing dive and spearfishing equipment.
(Must hold a current dive certificate)

Price List

Fresh Water Angling

- $750 PER DAY
Daily rates $550 per person or $750 per couple.

Lake fishing
Fly fishing
Trolling
Spin fishing
Soft baiting

Helicopter transportation is available into remote areas to access Alpine headwater rivers for premium brown and rainbow trout flyfishing.
$1100 USD per half hour for a helicopter that will take 4 fishermen plus crew.

Salt Water Angling

- STARTING FROM $750 PER DAY.
Daily rates $550 per person or $750 per couple.

Inshore soft baiting for small pelagic
Inshore table species
Offshore game fishing - Marlin, kingfish, blue fin and yellow fin tuna and other pelagic.
Deep sea fishing - Grouper, bluenose, ling, shark.
Large live aboard luxury vessels available or day trips on offshore

Diving & Spearfishing

-STARTING FROM $750 PER DAY.
Daily rates $550 per person or $750 per couple.

Dive gear available for hire.
Scuba diving (must hold a current dive certificate) for Large Rock Lobster, Scallops, shipwrecks and scenic dives.
Breath hold diving for paua (NZ abalone), Shellfish and Lobster.
Spearfishing for inshore table species
Spearfishing for gamefish species such as Kingfish and at certain times Striped Marlin.

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Fishing in New Zealand - Gallery