Fly fishing New Zealand in Winter with Theresa and Claudio amongst the stunning landscape that is the central North Island

A year ago, I spent time in NZ with my friends Theresa and Claudio from Taupo. We extensively fished the Central North Island of New Zealand, visited magnificent places and had a blast catching fish. Here’s a brief insight into what the fly fishing in New Zealand is like in Winter. For further information about fly fishing New Zealand check out the following links:

Introduction to Fly Fishing in New Zealand

Introduction to Fly Fishing New Zealand on a Budget



The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of Fly Fishing NZ

Fly Fishing the Taupo New Zealand

The Famous Tongariro River

Part 3: The Famous Tongariro River


Gear used:

Sigma 16mm f1.4

Sony 10-18mm f/4.0

Tamron 18-200mm lens

Sony Alpha 6500

Zoom H5 Handy Recorder

Hoya Filters CP and ND1000

DJI Mavic Pro Drone

Polar Pro Filters

  • Project Type Fly Fishing Outdoor
  • Skills applied Fly Fishing Filming, not drowning expensive gear
  • Project Year 2020 (filmed 2019)
  • Music Eighty Miles

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