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Monday 2nd March 2015

Monday 2nd March 2015

It appears the sunny days are on the wane and rain may be just around the corner. ...

Sunday 1st March 2015

Sunday 1st March 2015

Today we have just stepped into Autumn. A nice time of the year to be fishing in Turangi. ...

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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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Nor-vise

Title Nor-vise

Summary Unbeatable Fly Tying Vises by Norvise As experienced fly tiers know, the revolutionary rotary fly tying vise by Norvise has advantages over other rotary vises. Combined, these advantages make the Norvise a tool of both art and science — ... More»»

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