Jan 14 2016

The January/February edition of the prestigious American magazine Outside have written about the 13 must do adventures in New Zealand and have picked Owen River Lodge as their fishing lodge of choice.

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Jan 13 2016

The Marlborough Express have written an article publicizing that applications for the 2016 Casting for Recovery Retreat, which will be again hosted by Owen River Lodge, are now open.

Jan 12 2016

The Nelson mail has listed their “Top 5” luxury escapes in the region, and Owen River Lodge was one of those !

Dec 31 2015

German fly fishing magazine “Fliegen Fischen” review their stay and the fishing at Owen River Lodge

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Sep 3 2015

FlyLife, one of the world’s great fly fishing magazines has published an article about the annual Casting For Recovery retreat hosted at Owen River Lodge.

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FlyLife : September 2015

Aug 14 2014

Leading American fly fishing magazine - Fly Fisherman has published a feature article about the unique fly fishing opportunities that New Zealand provides.

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Fly Fisherman: August>September 2014

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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Part 1

Part 2

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

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