Important Links

Fly Fishing

New Zealand

nzfishing.com: A handy guide to planning a trout fishing trip in New Zealand
New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association
Flytackle NZ- New Zealand distributor of Sage, RIO & Redington
Manic Tackle Project - New Zealand distributor of Simms, Scott, Lamson & Hatch
Christchurch’s premier specialist fly fishing tackle store

Stu Tripney – Fishing Guide, Queenstown
Chris Dore – Fishing Guide, Queenstown
Casey Cravens – Otago and Southland fishing guide
Tongariro Lodge located on the Tongariro, near Lake Taupo
Dean Bell – Fishing Guide, Te Anau

Simon Wilkinson – Queenstown/Fiordland based fishing guide
Nigel Birt, Fishing Guide located in Methven
Tongariro River fishing accommodation
Mark Aspinall, Taupo based fishing guide

International

Barry & Cathy Beck – Fly Fishing, Hosted Travel, Outdoor & Wildlife Photography
Sage – Fly Fishing Products
Simms – FlyFishing Equipment
Gallatin River Lodge, Montana, USA
Clearwater Lodge, California, USA
Itu Davey - Bonefishing Guide Cook Islands

Australia

Millbrook Lakes Lodge & The Trout School
Fly life – Australasia’s Leading Fly Fishing Magazine
Fly Fishing in Tasmania with Peter Hayes
Guiding service in North East region of Victoria
Brett Wolf, Saltwater Fishing Guide located in Exmouth, Western Australia
Riverview Lodge, Upper Murray Region, Victoria, Australia
Rainbow Lodge Tasmania
FlyStream Online Magazine and Blog

Accommodation

North Island

Coromandel Colleith Lodge
Rotorua Nicara Lakeside Lodge
Taupo Rive Gauche Lodge
Wairarapa Summit Lodge

South Island

Picton Kippilaw House
Abel Tasman The Resurgence
Nelson Shelbourne Villa
Nelson / Tasman Tasman Luxury B&B
Ruby Bay Clifftops Retreat
Christchurch Clearview Lodge
Akaroa Matua Gardens Retreat
Kaikoura Fyffe Country Lodge
Hokitika Rimu lodge
Dunedin Fletcher Lodge

Other Important NZ Sites

Official Tourism New Zealand Site
Lord of the Rings – Location Guide
New Zealand Sites.com
New Zealand info
New Zealand directory and search engine.
Nelson Regional Guide
Destination-nz.com – New Zealand travel guide
Neudorf Vineyards
Blackenbrook Wines
Nelson based Rental Car company
Personalised Private Luxury Touring in Marlborough

Tiraumea Sport Horses
Scheduled and private tours of the Marlborough wine region
New Zealand’s extraordinary HOT spot… burning in Murchison since 1922!

Contact us

Jan 20 2018

My wife and I spent the final 5 nights of our three week trip around the South Island at Owen River. Truly the old adage of “saving the best for last” applies. The lodge is… Read more

Cort & Tammy; Florida USA : TripAdvisor

Jan 23 2018

It’s difficult to find enough positive superlatives to describe Owen River Lodge. The hospitality was, without exception, above and beyond in expectations: congenial, helpful,… Read more

Hunter USA; TripAdvisor

Awards & acknowledgements

Owen River Lodge NZ: “Fly fishing at its very best”

Ph: +64 3 523 9075 Address: Owen Valley East Road, Murchison, Nelson, South Island, New Zealand

Email: stay@owenriverlodge.co.nz