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Trout Junkie

Peter Bragg Fishing Guide

Peter Bragg is a top guide who specializes in taking clients out onto the rivers and lakes around the centre of the North Island.

Based in Turangi at the southern end of Lake Taupo he has fishing the rivers and lakes around the central North Island for decades and is keen to share his knowledge with other anglers wishing to explore what this famous fishery has to offer. It is important to note that this region provided year round fishing so no matter when you are visiting, there will always be fishing available.

With top quality waders, rods and equipment (though you are welcome to bring your own) Peter will take you to places that only those with local knowledge know about an where fishing memories are made.

Contact Details

Phone (from outside NZ) +64 21 058 6725

Phone within NZ 021 058 0725

email [email protected]

Indicative tariff as at 1 Jan 2019

The rates for Trout Junkie are:

  • Half day (includes morning tea) $NZ300 for 1 -2 people
  • Full day (includes light lunch, tea and coffee) $NZ 600 for 1 - 2 people
Waters fished

Peter will take anglers out onto a wide range of lakes and rivers across the central North Island.

These include the:

plus many others that only someone who has fished the area for many decades knows about.


These videos show the fishing that Peter will be able to put you onto;


From basic wet-lining through to czech or Euro nymphing, Peter has the knowledge and the techniques to get you onto some great fishing. He caters for all skill levels and can provide tuition from beginner level through to advanced.

High end tackle, waders and boots are provided though you are welcome to bring your own gear should you prefer.