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
Dean Bell – Fishing Guide, Te Anau
Simon Wilkinson – Queenstown/Fiordland based fishing guide

International

Sage – Fly Fishing Products
Simms – FlyFishing Equipment
Gallatin River Lodge, Montana, USA
Big Hole Lodge, Montana, USA
Three River Ranch, Idaho 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
Untamed Flies and Tackle
FlyStream Online Magazine and Blog
The Flyfisher shop

Accommodation

Wairarapa Summit Lodge

Picton Kippilaw House
Ruby Bay Clifftops Retreat
Kaikoura Fyffe Country 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
Go Rentals - Kiwi owned car rental company
New Zealand’s extraordinary HOT spot… burning in Murchison since 1922!

Contact us

Apr 29 2021

My wife and I spent three wonderful nights at ORL and could not have been happier. The weather was challenging, but that’s fishing, and on the day we had with our guide Stefano,… Read more

Tony & Jay Auckland NZ : TripAdvisor

Jan 6 2021

Wow, what an amazing stay we had at Owen River Lodge! Felix and Kylie are fantastic hosts, nothing is too much trouble and Ryan’s cuisine is divine! I would definitely spend… Read more

Kate & Steve Auckland NZ : 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