North Canterbury region

Fish & Game New Zealand’s North Canterbury region offers much to the angler. Without a doubt the star attraction of the region is the sea-run salmon fishery. Mallard ducks are the most abundant and popular game bird in the region. The paradise shelduck is the next most popular species among hunters in the region and like the mallard, also does well in developed land. These pages will keep you up to date with important and timely information about fishing and hunting in the North Canterbury region. See the menu to the right for more navigation options


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North Canterbury News


Fresh Waters Kids Fishing Day at the Groynes Fishing Lakes this Sunday 9am

This Sunday 12th March at 9am, Fresh Waters, in conjunction with North Canterbury Fish & Game will be holding a Junior Angler Day at the Groynes Fishing Lakes.

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Weekly Fishing report for North Canterbury -2017

This Sunday 12th March at 9am, Fresh Waters, in conjunction with North Canterbury Fish & Game will be holding a day for junior anglers at the Groynes Fishing Lakes.

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Conditions looking good for this weekend’s Waimakariri salmon fishing competition

Following on from last weekend’s Rakaia Salmon Fishing Competition, anglers will have the chance to try their luck on the Waimakariri River this weekend.

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North Canterbury's Annual Ranger Fishing Contest

THIS IS A FREE COMPETITION AND IS OPEN TO ALL

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