Jan 7 2014

Australian journalists and fly fishing aficionados Mike Gee & Georgina Swan blog about their adventures at Owen River Lodge.

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Mike Gee & Georgina Swan

Mar 13 2013

Nelson Mail front page article about famous English cricketer and angler Sir Ian Botham, and his stay at Owen River Lodge.

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Nelson Mail

Jun 27 2012

Article detailing the fishing opportunities in the Murchison region and Owen River Lodge.

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Nov 13 2011

The Australian FlyFisher magazine has a centrefold spread featuring the cooking of our head chef Ryan.

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Jul 19 2011

Check out the rave review of Owen River Lodge and our fishery in the Australian edition of Gourmet Traveller Wine.

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Gourmet Traveller Wine

Jun 8 2011

Leading online fly fishing magazine have dedicated the May/June edition to their fly fishing travels to the South Island of New Zealand.

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Ten & Two

Feb 23 2011

The editor of Australia’s Modern Fishing magazine reviewed Owen River Lodge & our fishery.

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Modern Fishing

Sep 24 2010

Cathy & Barry Beck’s review of the Owen River Lodge.

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Nov 1 2008

The prestigious American magazine Fish & Fly featured Owen River Lodge in their 2008 travel special

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Fish & Fly

Sep 1 2007

The Australian print magazine The FlyFisher sent their editor to review Owen River Lodge and our fishery

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The Fly Fisher

Jul 1 2004

Australia’s leading fly fishing print magazine reviewed Owen River Lodge for their June 2004 edition

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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