Northland region

The Northland Fish and Game Region extends from a line midway to a point between the North Head and South Head of the Kaipara Harbour, then running due east to a point just North of Wellsford and then a line running northeast to Te Arai Point which is just south of Mangawhai Heads. The Northland Fish and Game Council administer the fish and game bird resources north of this line up to Cape Reinga and North Cape.

These pages will keep you up to date with important and timely information about hunting and fishing in the Northland region.

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Northland News

Big turnout for wetland opening near Dargaville

Around 80 people turned out for the official opening of the Underwood Wetlands and Scenic Reserve, a major new wetland near Dargaville.


Northland game bird hunters offered ‘special summer hunting’

Northland game bird hunters are being offered some summer hunting – in advance of the traditional May start of the hunting season.


Underwood Wetland hailed as ‘far-sighted’ joint wetland project

Northland Fish & Game is joining with the Department of Conservation and Nature Heritage Fund to officially open an important wetland area near Dargaville, described as the result of a “far sighted” joint conservation effort.


Northland Reel Life Jan 2017

We hope everyone has had a good summer break...or are still enjoying your holidays.