Fly Fishing

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The reel deal

Peaks months for fly fishing around the Wanaka and Central Otago region are from November to April. December sees the appearance of cicadas on our rivers and high country lakes, something not to be missed by anglers wanting the ultimate dry fly fishing experience!

One of a kind fly fishing

Peak months for fly fishing around the Wanaka and Central Otago region are from November to April. December sees the appearance of cicadas on our rivers and high country lakes, something not to be missed by anglers wanting the ultimate dry fly fishing experience!

Deep sea angling

We also have some renowned fishing spots, where you can spend a relaxing day trying to reel in the big one. There are a range of boat charters available in the area – for those looking for an adventurous day out on the ocean trying to reel in New Zealand’s biggest game fish.
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BREAKFAST

6am – 7am

Start the day with a hearty breakfast prepared by Venator’s own chefs, using fresh local produce and complemented by freshly squeezed juices, coffee and tea.

MORNING HUNT

7am – 11am/12pm

We will head out to our hunting preserve, where our team will help guide you to your target with the spot and stalk style of hunting. Set in undulating backcountry  and covered in native vegetation, there is excellent cover and plenty of draws and gullies.

LUNCH

12pm – 1.30pm

Recharge for the afternoon with an exquisite lunch prepared by our in-house chefs.

AFTERNOON HUNT

1.30pm – 5pm/6pm

Following lunch, we’ll head back out to continue the hunt, in an environment that delivers all the excitement of hunting in raw, untamed terrain. Our approach is to always strive to exceed expectations – from the start of each day, throughout the hunting experience.

DINNER

6pm – 7.30pm Canapés
7.30-9pm Dinner

Share your stories from the day over an evening banquet of gourmet New Zealand cuisine, fine wines and sweet treats.

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Hunt the trophies you've been dreaming of