Fly fishing in New Zealand is a whole lot tougher than it is at home. To succeed, you need to learn from a good guide. Stu is the best. He puts you on fish and teaches the skills... read more
Stu's World Famous Fishing Shop is the only physical fly shop in New...
Stu's World Famous Fishing Shop is the only physical fly shop in New Zealand. Do you want to go fishing with Stu? He is Australasia's first Certified FFF Master Fly Casting Instructor and owner of the NZ Fly Fishing School.
Visit one of 30 lakes and rivers, all within an hour's drive of the shop.
We can arrange:
Backcountry Fly Fishing Road Trips, where you stay in an historic cottage or camp out.
Helicopter Guiding and water taxis for an unforgettable experience
One or multiple-day NZ Fly Fishing Schools: learn the basics about equipment, trout and their feeding habits, trout entomology (food), trout flies, tackle, equipment, leaders and their construction, basic knots and casting.
Been fly-fishing for years, but getting too many tangles? Or just want to get better? Learn how to double haul for distance, reach cast and wiggle cast. Get ahead of the game with some professional advice from Stu!
We have a range of multi-day guiding packages, road trips and camping out options, which can depart from Queenstown.