The Fiordland outdoors company offers a quintessentially New Zealand experience. An adventure that combines two great kiwi classics – fly fishing and jet boating – Perfect for friends, families, curious first timers and experienced anglers who want to enjoy and experience an extraordinary adventure amongst Fiordland’s great outdoors.
Soak up the scenery as you drift down the majestic Waiau River which winds its way through an incredible landscape that borders the Fiordland National Park, spotting and fishing for the many Rainbow & Brown trout that call the Waiau River home.
at the end of this adventure enjoy a thrilling return jet boat ride up-river in our purpose-built jet boat shadowed by the grand backdrop of this ever changing landscapes of the Fiordland National Park.
Experiences include either morning or afternoon tea with home baking or a delicious BBQ lunch on the riverside with locally-sourced produce.
Spend half a day drift fishing and jet boating the upper Waiau River. Drift down the river fishing for plentiful brown & rainbow trout before speeding back up with optional stops along the way. Relax at a sandy beach and / or walk up part of the Kepler Track, one of New Zealand’s 9 ‘Great Walks’.
A full days’ fishing where you decide your exact itinerary. Fish the mighty Waiau River at your own pace with oustanding BBQ lunch or picnic provided and optional stops along the way. Choose to see the Rainbow Reach swing bridge, take a stroll on the Kepler Track or relax on a stunning secluded beach. A stand-out day you won’t forget in a hurry and perfect for groups of friends, families or couples.
Half or full days available. A riverside BBQ complete with local produce is provided for the full-day option, as well as morning/afternoon tea.
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Fish & Jet Boat the Waiau River + Hop into a Helicopter for Breathtaking Aerial Views of Remote Fiordland + Join Your Guide for 3 Hours Downhill Hike on the Kepler Track.
8:00am Pick Up – We pick you up from your accommodation.
8:15am Fish Jet – Start your day with a morning’s exhilarating trout fishing and jet boating on the Waiau River on the edge of Fiordland National Park.
1:00pm Scenic Helicopter Flight – Take in the jaw-dropping beauty of the park as Te Anau Helicopter Services takes you up to the top of Mt Luxmore for lunch and a chance to experience remote alpine Fiordland.
1:30pm Kepler Track Hike – Join your experienced Trips & Tramps guide for a 3 hour nature walk and see Fiordland National Park world-renowned flora up-close and take in even more stunning views.
Kiwis love exploring their backyard, whether it be fishing, walking, swimming or boating. And on this exclusively guided adventure, you get to do the same – visit one of the most beautiful corners of New Zealand just like a local.
The Kiwi Great Outdoors Adventure includes:
Half day and full day options available. The full day option includes our famous Riverside BBQ or gourmet picnic where guests feast on local delicacies.
Our Kiwi Great Outdoors Adventure came about from guests always asking what we do in the weekends. We’re always outside having a ball, boating, fishing, hiking, swimming. This experience couldn’t get any more authentic – it’s exactly what local kiwis do for fun!
Includes: All transport, fishing licences, home-baked morning tea & picnic lunch.