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Fishing both Salt and Fresh Water

Your fishing holiday provides the challenge of both fresh water and a wide range of salt water fish. Please refer to the lists of fish that can be caught. Please contact us for full details.

Salt Water:

Manukau Habour - For Kahawi, Snapper, gurnard, trevalli, mullet, the odd king fish and flounder.
Surf casting and Balloon fishing on the coast - either escorted or on your own
Port Waikato- Flounder, Mullet, Whitebait (in season), eels, Kahawai, King fish, Trevalli
Hamiltons Gap - Balloon fishing and surf castiong
Karioitahi - Balloon fishing and surf casting


Muirs Lake - For Brown Trout
Parkinson Lake - For Rainbow Trout
Thomsons Lake

Waikato River

Native Fish - Yellow eyed Mullet, Australian Long fin eel

Introduced Fish:

Rainbow trout, Brown trout, Perch, Rudd, Catfish, Goldfish, Grass Carp, Koi Carp, Tench, Gambusia or mosquito fish.

Discovery Houseboats Ltd, Auckland, New Zealand