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Friendly farmstay accommodation on the banks of the Waihou and Waimakariri Rivers is now available. These rivers are renowned for their plentiful stocks of good sized trout.

There is approximately 3 kilometres of rivers here on the farm for you to fish in peaceful, idyllic countryside. Venue of World Fly Fishing Competition 2008. The rivers here are open all year round.

The farmstay is situated on rolling countryside and is only five minutes from Tirau which boasts a large variety of unique shops, cafes and restaurants.

This is an excellent place to use as your base - sightsee during the day and relax and fish later. It is a working dairy farm with 225 cows on 75 hectares of attractive, rolling country.

The following are less than an hour away from the farmstay:

  • 15 minutes Matamata (Lord of the Rings fame)
  • 25 minutes Rotorua
  • 50 minutes Taupo
  • 35 minutes Tauranga
  • 45 minutes Hamilton
  • 50 minutes Waitomo Caves
  • 20 minutes Cambridge
  • Five golf courses are nearby

World Champs

Between the 26th and 28th March 2008, this farm hosted two sections of the very successful 28th FIPS-Mouche World Fly Fishing Championships. Click here for more information.