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Ian Cole, A Fly Fisher's Guide

Wanaka, South Island, New Zealand

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1 October 2023 - 30 September 2024

All rates are in NZ Dollars (NZD) and are subject to change.


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FULL DAY: 1 Angler, 1 Guide NZD $980.00.00 per day
FULL DAY: 2 Anglers, 1 Guide NZD $490 per day per angler
HALF DAY: 1-2 Anglers, 1 Guide NZD $650.00

A Full Day (10 hours minimum) includes guide, tuition, all equipment, lunch and courtesy 4X4 transport. Half day (5 hours), as above, except lunch. In all cases anglers need a current Fishing Licence

CAMPOUTS: per night in the field, including all food and camping equipment. NZD $200.00 per person plus food and incidentals
TRANSFERS: We can pick you up at any of the local airports: Wanaka, Queenstown, Dunedin, Invercargill. POA
HELICOPTER CHARTERS: NZD $1300.00 per hour


All top-quality Sage rods and reels, and Simms wading gear supplied

1 student: NZD $85
2 students: NZD $42.50 per person
3 students: NZD $30 per person
Wilderness Expeditions/Hike & Fish Safaris: everything you need to get yourself to a remote river.
Option One: Carry your own gear.
Option Two: Enjoy the service of a porter/assistant/camp manager.

These trips are custom-designed and prices vary depending on location, mode of access and levels of required comfort. PLEASE ASK FOR A QUOTE

Terms and Conditions

Bookings & Cancellations Policy:

In order to confirm a booking, we require a deposit of 30% of the total value. Upon receipt, your booking will be secured and a unique reservation number issued. In the event of cancellation, Wanaka Flyfishing and its associate Wanaka Homestead will apply the following fees:

  • Cancellations made 30-7 days prior to arrival will incur a charge of 25% of the value of the total stay.
  • Cancellations made within 7 days of arrival, or failure to arrive, a charge of 100% will be incurred.
  • Should we successfully resell the booking, all charges incurred will be refunded in full.


BAD WEATHER POLICY. Please read before making a reservation!

Due to its geographical location New Zealand is exposed to sudden and severe weather changes. When you book a trip you book the guide and all the organisation that goes with it, you cannot book the weather. We will usually endeavour to offer you the best alternative under the circumstances. If your are flexible we may simply postpone the entire trip. However, this is not always possible as we may be committed to other bookings. Trips are cancelled only under severe weather conditions. No refund can be given in such case.


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Contact: Ian Cole, t:+64 (0)3 443 7870 c:+64 (0)27 208 0188 e: iancole@xtra.co.nz