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Fish Jet

#4 of 11 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Te Anau Features Animals
Queens Reach Road, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 21 197 4555
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Jetboating + Fishing = Fish Jet, Fiordland, New Zealand. A unique Te Anau activity for the whole family combining fishing, jet boating, adventure and adrenaline. Relax as you drift down the majestic Waiau River, spotting and fishing for some of the best rainbow trout New Zealand has to offer. Enjoy the thrill of speeding back up the river through the stunning & remote Fiordland National Park. No fishing experience required and it’s incredible fun!
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Queens Reach Road, Te Anau, Fiordland National Park 9600, New Zealand
+64 21 197 4555
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Reviewed 2 May 2017

My wife and I spent a morning fishing with Ken from Fish Jet on the Waiau River. This was an absolute blast. We learned a lot about the ecosystem we were fishing in and the surrounding area. We also caught a lot of fish while...More

Thank ericaleigh1980
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We looked up this tour online with Trip Advisor. We are a family of 4 (2 children aged 6 and 14) and were a little apprehensive prior to the trip. Day started with Ken picking us up from the hotel and heading off to the...More

Thank Pata2020
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I was picked up by my guide Shaun for the half day fishing tour, what an amazing morning we stated with spinners and had my first Rainbow trout on my third cast, we landed 7 fish for the morning session, Shaun was great to fish...More

Thank markriss123
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We caught several large Rainbow trout and a 5 pound New Zealand Brown trout. Fantastic lunch on the beach. Beautiful river, great guide.

Thank mbarnard3952
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We had Dion take us out today and we had a fantastic time. Loved the jet boat ride and the fishing was great. Our daughter was the best today catching 2 fish - her first and Dion's tips where fantastic. Love the cookies and would...More

Thank DeeKaan
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Our family of 4 (kids 15 & 13) spent a fab morning on the river with Mark. It was so much fun. Mark was extremely patient with us showing us how to fly fish, ducking around various parts of the river (lovely just seeing that)...More

Thank _acwhome15
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Our family of 4 (kids 10 &12) had an awesome afternoon on the river with Ken. We all caught nice fish and agreed that it was the best family activity we had done in our 4 weeks in NZ. Great location, great boat, great company...More

Thank thekerr4
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a special afternoon in Te Anau to celebrate my Dad's 60th, Fish Jet caught our eye. And we are so glad it did! Dad & my partner had an awesome time fishing the Waiau (the water is so clear, you can...More

Thank 926Turtle
Reviewed 8 December 2016

I have been on numerous guided trips over the past 20 years and this was one of the best trips I have ever booked. Our guide was fantastic. He had me on huge fish all day and was extremely patient with my wife who is...More

Thank brogofwor
Reviewed 30 November 2016

Had a surprise 35th Wedding Anniversary by being picked up by Ken to bunk work and go fishing for the morning. The weather was great (rain held off) fish were plentiful, not a sand-fly to be seen. We would totally recommend this to any one...More

Thank Lakefrontmotel
Christine W, Owner at Fish Jet, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2016

Thank you for your review, I'll let Ken know he is a wizz at baking as well! Great to hear we helped make your special day a memorable one. Kind Regards, Mark, Christine (the home baker!!) and of course Ken!

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Hi We're looking at staying in the Waitanic (ship) or the plane in January 2015. Do the rooms in the plane and the ship have ensuites? Also, does it get hot in the plane cockpit in summer? Thanks
27 January 2015|
Response from Nanacat66 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I do not know about either of these. fish jet is a day trip on a jet boat with fishing on an island and lunch on the beach.