Thursday 17th August 2017


River & Lake Reports


10:00 No report this morning. 


10:00am No report this morning.         

Tauranga-Taupo( Flow Rate  )

10:00am No report this morning.  A report from the weekend 12/13 thanks to Bevin Jordan.

Hi guys

The weather and the fishing was spectacular in the weekend, between myself and a mate we would have hooked twenty fish and landed twelve (on the TT). Nice fat condition average about 5lb.

Kind regards,

Bevin Jordan


10:00am No report this morning.    


10:00am No report this morning.              

Tongariro ( Flow Rate )

10:00am. Still flowing at about 50 cumecs. Fantastic for wetlining. Anglers still reporting some good jacks. The odd few spent fish reported showing up but more fresh ones have come upriver in the higher flows.

Most anglers fishing with the nymph have been using glo bugs. Wetliners the stock standard dark olive Woolly Bugger, gold bead olive woolly buggers,  red rabbits, orange rabbits, glo bugs, and hydro hustlers.     


Recommended River Flies



Glo Bugs, juicy fat white or green caddis, black bead hare and coppers, small hare and coppers, flashback pheasant tails, gold bead pheasant tails, horn caddis.     


Try black or dark olive woolly buggers. Try a Hydro Huslter, Red Setter Orange Rabbit or Glo Bug.  

Dry Flies

All quiet on the Western Front.        

Lake Taupo ( Levels  )

Lake Taupo Recreational Marine Forecast


Few reports.

Good fly fishing off the delta last Friday using heave and leaves.  Fresh fish ready to run.


Lake Otamangakau (Levels )


Now closed until 1 October 2017. 


Lake Kuratau

Now closed until 1st October 2017.  

Lake Rotoaira

Now closed until 1st September 2017.
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