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Friday 5th February 2016

Friday 5th February 2016

Overcast start to the day today. No rain at this stage. Some is forecast for later on this evening. ...

Thursday 4th February 2016

Thursday 4th February 2016

Wow has it been hot and humid! Great for the cicadas though !...

Welcome to Sporting Life

Sporting Life is situated in the township of Turangi on the banks of the Blue Ribbon Fishery on the Tongariro River. The river is a mecca for trout anglers worldwide and a source of The Great Lake Taupo, as well as being 'The Gateway to the World Heritage National Park' of Tongariro.

Sporting Life has been an owner operated store since opening in 1968. We are a stockist of tackle for fly fishing the local and backcountry, as well as boat fishing on the Lakes. We have diversifed with a range of hunting and tramping equipment to supply basic need to visitors of the Tongariro National Park and Kaimanawa Ranges which are only a short drive away.

Whether Walking, Tramping, Mountain Biking, Rafting, Hunting, Fishing, Boating or just enjoying the great outdoors - Sporting Life is there to make it more enjoyable.

Check out our Taupo/ Tongariro Fishing Report, and current weather conditions, then top up your tackle from our online store.


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Ridgeline Summer Sizzler Sale

Title Ridgeline Summer Sizzler Sale

Summary Summer Sale on Ridgeline Clothing and Accessories. All offers valid until stocks last. Available in store at Sporting Life Turangi

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