subscribe to Sporting Life Fishing Reports

2015 Recreational Release Dates

Recreational Release Dates for the Tongariro River 2015...

Friday 23rd January 2015

Friday 23rd January 2015

Lake Taupo is where it is at if you are wanting to catch a nice fish to eat. ...

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.

banner_content_home_center.jpg

Latest News

Kids Fishouts
Recreational Release Dates
Events...

Showing 1 - 1 of 1
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»»

$479.00

View Details