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Stu Dever Fishing Charters

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Beach Street | Steamer Wharf, Queenstown, New Zealand
+64 274 333 052
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A great morning of fishing

My husband and 11 year son and I went out with Stu for a three hour fishing experience on the lake... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Alison D
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Nambucca Heads, Australia
Amazing experience

Stud is extremely knowledgeable and has such great experience of the region to ensure we had a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
David R
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“rainbow trout” (22 reviews)
“caught fish” (10 reviews)
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LOCATION
Beach Street | Steamer Wharf, Queenstown, New Zealand
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+64 274 333 052

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and 11 year son and I went out with Stu for a three hour fishing experience on the lake. We were not disappointed. Stu was very knowledgeable about the area and fishing. He helped us have a great experience catching 12 lovely salmon,...More

Thank Alison D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stud is extremely knowledgeable and has such great experience of the region to ensure we had a great trip and caught loads of fish, definitely recommend to anyone wanting the best fishing trip in Queenstown

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went out with Stu for three hours in the morning and had such a fun and enjoyable time that we bought two more hours with him that same day in the afternoon. It was a slow day for fish but we caught enough to...More

Thank Mouse612
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing guide full of fishing knowledge and character. Brillaint arvo on the boat caught a few fish and kindly prepared for eating for us. Thanks Stu.

Thank Ellyharrington
Chinoook, Owner at Stu Dever Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review....hope that the fish supper tasted good.....theres nothing like eating your own catch of salmon.....regards Stu

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fishing trip was easily organised and Stu was a fountain of knowledge. We managed to catch 2 salmon and a trout. It is very much for novice fishing, as Stu did all the work, we just reeled them in. Still it was a great way...More

1  Thank Chris C
Chinoook, Owner at Stu Dever Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Chris...thanks for your comments, and am please that you got some fish....I like to put out the lines, so that we dont get tangles, especially when we are running 6 lines....also the downriggers catch a lot of fish when they are opperating correctly, but...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Managed to catch 7 fishes (3 salmon + 4 rainbow trout) in about 2 hours. Stu is extremely helpful and hospitable. Thanks to his experience and knowledge, we had a fantastic morning and lots of fish to eat!

Thank nelsonqqq
Chinoook, Owner at Stu Dever Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review. It was a great trip, and I am pleased that you guys had plenty of fish to eat.... Singapore people are always lucky on my boat....see you next time...Stu

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time out on lake wakatipu. Stu is a great guy who is easy to get along with and knows the area very well. Ended up catching a bunch of salmon and one good sized rainbow trout. Stu will also show you some...More

Thank billy_mcmxc
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went out fishing with Stu and had a great time. We were lucky enough to have the whole boat to ourselves. After a short trip up the lake we stopped and dropped the lines. We had hooked our first fish within...More

Thank RWillcox
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Thank you Stu. We had an amazing couple of hours on Lake Wakatipu catching several beautiful two year old Salmon. Prime Restaurant cooked up two of our catch that night and they were totally awesome. Definitely recommend this fishing adventure to anyone. Stu is a...More

Thank Kay D
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Absolute must do if in Queenstown! Amazing boat, stu is a great bloke and good fishing. Caught 5 fish today in the 2 hours we had! No sea sickness, beautiful scenery. Definitely worth a try if you're in Queenstown and want to do a bit...More

Thank mattpG6781LK
Chinoook, Owner at Stu Dever Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thanks for your comments...hope you enjoy your stay in Queenstown....regards Stu

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Marianto L
26 February 2017|
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Response from Chinoook | Property representative |
Hi Yes I am available both days, and I would ensure that you guys are the only people on the boat...I would charge the caharter rate, which is $350 per hour....that price includes all fishing licences and equipment...I... More
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