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Children's Fly Fishing Days 2018

See also Fly fishing events and competitions and and Fly fishing tuition.

  Event   Date   Location   Organiser
November 2018    
Take a Kid Fishing Tokoroa 2 - 4 Nov 2018 Lake Moananui Lake Moananui in Tokoroa. Just turn up and learn how to catch fish in this great small lake. See more>>>
Children's Fishing Programme 11 Nov 2018 Ngongotaha Trout Hatchery

Open to children 6 to 14 years.

Booking/registration is essential and needs to be completed online through the Fish & Game - Eastern Region Website.

Nelson Kids Fish Out Days

11 Nov 2018

Waimea River Park Fishing Ponds

Read more and book >>>

Fish & Game Office phone (03) 544 6382.

There are limited spaces so get in early!

Children's Fishing Day 17 Nov 2018 Loch Cameron

Rhys Adams from Fish & Game CSI.

For more details>>>

Nelson Kids Fish Out Days

18 Nov 2018

Waimea River Park Fishing Ponds

Read more and book >>>

Fish & Game Office phone (03) 544 6382.

Children's Fishing Day 10 - 11 Nov 2018 Palmerston North at the Centennial Lagoon (Hokowhitu Lagoon).

Registration in person at Hunting and Fishing on JFK Drive Palmenrston North. See flier>>>

Booking is essential.

Otago Children's Fishing Day 18 Nov 2018

Lake Hawea

Upper Clutha Angling Club
Nelson Kids Fish Out Evening

Evening of 28 Nov 2018

Waimea River Park Fishing Ponds

Read more and book >>>

Fish & Game Office phone (03) 544 6382.

There are limited spaces so get in early!

Otago Children's Fishing Day Nov 2018

Queenstown

Lake Tewa

Lakes and Coastal Fishing Club inc
  December 2018    
Nelson Marlborough Kids Fish Out Days

2 Dec 2018

Waimea River Park Fishing Ponds

Read more and book >>>

Fish & Game Office phone (03) 544 6382.

The event starts at 8am.

Wellington Children's Fishing Day 2 Dec 2018

Capital Trout Centre Happy Valley, Wellington

Book at Steve's Fishing shop and Hunting and Fishing two weeks before the event.
Taranaki Kid's Fishing Day 8 Dec 2018

Stratford (Patea River scout den pool King Edward Park)

9.30 - 2.45

For further information, see the Fish & Game website or contact the Taranaki Fish & Game office on (06) 345 4908, 

Taranaki@fishandgame.org.nz and Collins Sports shop, Opunake ph 06 761 8778.

Family Fishing Day at Lake Lyndon

Dec 2018 Lake Lyndon North Canterbury Fish and Game are running a new to angling families an educational fishing day at Lake Lyndon
Nelson "Getting Kids Starting in Fishing Event"

9 Dec 2018

Times 8am or 11am.

Waimea River Park Fishing Ponds

Read more and book >>>

Fish & Game Office phone (03) 544 6382.

 

  January 2019    
Childrens' Fishing Day (12 and under only)   Loch Cameron, near Twizel

Organised by Central South Island Fish and Game

Children's Fishing Days Jan 2019

Tongariro Children's Pond

Tongariro National Trout Centre
February 2018    
Children's Fishing Day 17 Feb 2019 Palmerston North at the Centennial Lagoon (Hokowhitu Lagoon).

Registration in person at Hunting and Fishing on JFK Drive Palmenrston North. See flier>>>

Booking is essential.

March 2018

Take a Kid Fishing Hawkes Bay

3 March 2018

 

Game Farm

22 Burness rd Jervoistown

Napier

There are two sessions 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm with around 50 places available. Bookings are essential.

Contact Hawkes Bay F&G on 06 844 2460.

Wellington Children's Fishing Day 4 March 2018

Capital Trout Centre Happy Valley, Wellington

Free licences are available two weeks before each event. See Capital Trout Centre for details.

Children's Fishing Day 20 March 2018

Children's Fishing Pond at the Tongariro National Trout Centre

Space on this holiday weekend package is limited and booking must be made through the Turangi I-site:

Phone: 07 386 8999

Email: turangivc@greatlaketaupo.com

April 2018
Children's Fishing Day 1 April 2018

Tongariro Children's Pond

Bookings are essential.

This can be done online

View details

Nelson
Getting Kids Starting in Fishing Event

22 April 2018

 

Waimea River Park Fishing Ponds

Registration is necessary. Contact Fish & Game, phone (03) 544 6382.

Note: This event may be postponed due to a lack of fish. Another event is scheduled for the April school holidays.

Lake Pupuke Challenge Fishing Competition 23 April 2018 Lake Pupuke

Organised by the North Shore Fly Fishing club.Tickets to enter are free from Hunt’s Sports in Milford – but you must have a fishing licence! For information, contact Roy Richardson on 021-936 442 or Dave Symes, 021-673 045.

May 2018      
       
June 2018      
       
July 2018      
Children's Fishing Day

July (school holidays)

Tongariro Children's Pond

Bookings are essential.

Phone +64 7 386 8085 between:

- 10am and 3pm from May to November

- 10am and 4pm from December to April.

View details

Montrose Salmon Release, Open Day and BBQ July 2018 Montrose Salmon Hatchery

Canterbury Fish & Game

Read more>>>

  August 2018      
Children's Fishing Day

Aug 2018

 

Tongariro Children's Pond

Bookings are essential.

Phone +64 7 386 8085 between:

- 10am and 3pm from May to November

- 10am and 4pm from December to April.

View details

Children's Fishing Programme August 2018 Ngongotaha Trout Hatchery

Open to children 6 to 14 years.

Booking/registration is essential and needs to be completed online through the Fish & Game - Eastern Region Website. (The link will be available two weeks before the event).

September 2019    
Children's Fishing Day Sept 2019

Capital Trout Centre Happy Valley, Wellington

Free licences are available two weeks before each event. See Capital Trout Centre for details.

Children's Fishing Day

Sept - Oct school holidays 2019

 

Tongariro Children's Pond

Bookings are essential.

Phone +64 7 386 8085 between:

- 10am and 3pm from May to November

- 10am and 4pm from December to April.

View details

Children's Fishing Day Sept 2019 Ngongotaha Trout Hatchery

Open to children 6 to 14 years.

Booking/registration is essential and needs to be completed online through the Fish & Game - Eastern Region Website. (The link will be available two weeks before the event).

Take a Kid Fishing Day

Sept 2019

Southern Reservoir, Dunedin

Run by Otago Fish & Game

Contact: s.dixon@fish-game.org.nz

Booking/registration is essential and needs to be completed online through the Fish & Game web site in the Kids Corner/events section  (The link will be available on 29th August).

Take a Kid Fishing Sept 2019 Southern Reservoir, Dunedin For those that attended the early Take a Kid fishing days Steve Dixon will be at the Southern Resevoir for 2 hours each day giving extra tuition.

Run by Otago Fish & Game

Contact: s.dixon@fish-game.org.nz

Booking/registration is essential and needs to be completed online through the Fish & Game web site in the Kids Corner/events section  (The link will be available on 29th August).

  October 2019    
Children's Fishing Programme Oct 2019 Ngongotaha Trout Hatchery

Open to children 6 to 14 years.

Booking/registration is essential and needs to be completed online through the Fish & Game - Eastern Region Website. (The link will be available two weeks before the event).

Take a Kid Fishing Day

Oct 2019

Groynes Fishing Lakes

Johns Road

Belfast

Christchurch

For further information about times and rules

Email: takeakidfishingnz@gmail.com

Children's Fishing Day

Oct 2019

Capital Trout Centre Happy Valley, Wellington

Book at Steve's Fishing shop and Hunting and Fishing two weeks before the event.

Fish Jet Take a Kid Fishing

Oct 2019
(Labour Weekend)

McGregors Pond, Te Anau

10am-3:30pm.
For children under 12 years of age.

Details at the McGregors Pond, Te Anau.

Run in conjunction with the Te Anau Manapouri Fishing Classic (20 - 22 Oct)

Kids Fishing Day Oct 2019 Lake Ngangana Waitara Run by Taranaki Fish & Game from 8am to 1pm
 

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Fishing in Christchurch

Groynes Fishing Lakes in Johns Road, Belfast, Christchurch are open all year to children and are an ideal venue for young people to experience great fishing.

Fishing gear for loan

Christchurch and Kaiapoi
Parents can borrow children’s fishing equipment, including a rod, reel and tackle set, at no cost. In addition, children receive an Introduction to Fishing dvd. Licences are free to children under 12 years old.

Contacts:
Steve Terry
North Canterbury Fish & Game
3 Horatio St, Christchurch
Mobile: (021) 221-8327
Office: (03) 366-9191
Home: (03) 338-8865
Email: sterry@fishandgame.org.nz

Kaiapoi i-Site
Phone: (03) 327 3134
Email: info@kaiapoivisitorcentre.co.nz

Introduction to Trout Fishing

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