Useful Links recommended by Tony Entwistle’s Fly Fishing

NEW ZEALAND TROUT FISHING

New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association – Find the best fishing guides in New Zealand
New Zealand Fishing and Game
– New Zealand’s Sports Fisheries Managers
Department of Conservation – Guide to NZ’s National Parks and Special Conservation Areas
nzfishing.com – Valuable website on all things New Zealand fishing

GUIDES

Zane Mirfin – Fishing Guide – Nelson
Mike Kirkpatrick – Fishing Guide – Nelson
Bryan Wilson – Fishing Guide – Reefton
Derek Grzelewski – Fishing Guide – Wanaka
Simon Wilkinson – Fishing Guide – Queenstown
Dean Bell – Fishing Guide – Te Anau

TACKLE STORES

Fisherman’s Loft – Tackle Store – Christchurch
Rod & Reel Fishing Specialists – Tackle Store – Auckland
Stu’s Fly Shop – Tackle Store – Athol
Flyshop NZ – Online Fly Shop – Methven

TRIP PLANNING

100% Pure New Zealand – Official site of New Zealand Tourism
New Zealand Tourism Guide – Gateway to NZ Tourism, Travel and Holidays
Nelson Tourism Guide – Official Site of Nelson Tasman Tourism

Motorhome Republic – Renting a motorhome, campervan or RV is a breeze with Motorhome Republic . All your options in one place for easy picking.
Airportrentals.com – The most extensive car rental comparison in the world.



ACCOMMODATION

Palazzo Motor Lodge – Luxury motel accommodation – Nelson
Grand Mercure Nelson Monaco Hotel and Resort – Luxury boutique accommodation – Nelson
The Wheelhouse Inn – Luxury self-contained holiday home accommodation – Nelson
The Town House – Luxury semi-detached, self-contained apartment – Nelson
Arthur Wakefield Motor Inn – Well established motel, with quiet and comfortable rooms – Richmond
The Last Straw CottageLuxury self contained straw cottage, quiet farmlet accommodation – Brightwater

RESTAURANTS / WINERIES

Hopgoods – Restaurant – Nelson
Boat Shed – Restaurant – Nelson
Fords Restaurant and Bar – Restaurant – Nelson

Neudorf Vineyards – Winery – Upper Moutere – Nelson
Seifried Estate Winery – Winery / Restaurant – Richmond – Nelson
Waimea Estates – Winery / Restaurant – Richmond – Nelson
Wairau River Wines – Winery / Restaurant – Renwick – Marlborough

New Zealand Wine – The official website of New Zealand Wine

OTHER GREAT FISHING SITES

Sage Rods – The preferred rod of the New Zealand Professional Fishing Guides Association
SimmsAction today. Inspiration for tomorrow. High quality fishing protection and comfort on the water
Rio Fly Lines and Tippets – The highest performance fly lines and tippet material
Redington – Sonic Welded Waders

Devon County Fly Fishing – Professional fly fishing instruction and guiding service in Devon – UK
HooksmithPress – Ex-pat Kiwi, Russell Frost’s small letterpress print shop, hand-crafting limited edition posters using traditional wooden and metal type – East London -UK

Montana Fishing Outfitters – Top notch angling adventures with Montana’s best team of professional fishing guides – Helena, MT – USA
Josh Gallivan Fly Fishing – Super fly fishing guide and ‘good bastard’ – Jackson Hole, WY – USA
Jeff Currier Global Fly Fishing – Website and blog of international angler and adventurer, Jeff Currier – USA
Tom Montgomery Photography – Internationally renowned fishing photographer and trout guide, Tom Montgomery – Jackson Hole, WY – USA
Western Rivers Fly Fisher – Tackle Store – Dedicated to making the most of your fly fishing experience in Utah – Salt Lake City, UT – USA

Acropolis Bamboo Rod – Tackle Store – Premier Japanese fly shop – Chiyoda, Tokyo – JAPAN