Chartered fishing information

Our Queenstown based fishing trips are operated by registered fishing guide Stu Dever, who has over 20 years fishing experience. His boat, the "Chinook" is a new 34-foot high-speed purpose built luxury boat and is fully enclosed for all weather. It is fitted with a private electric flush toilet and heaters.

"Chinook" is registered under the Marine Safety Authority, and carries a complete range of safety equipment. All fishing equipment is supplied and is of top quality. The target fish are Salmon, Rainbow and Brown Trout.


All 365 Days 
From 2 hours through to full day trips

Departure Times
Fishing Boat Trips depart at times that suit you

Fishing Boat Trips is located at the Beach St jetty - Queenstown Bay Maps here  >>

Courtesy pick up transport is available from hotels and motels in the Queenstown area

Can take up to eight people

We provide

  • All fishing equipment 
  • Fishing licenses are available on board or better still,  online  here  >>
  • Light refreshments

You need to bring

  • Warm clothes
  • Camera


  • 2 hours $150.00 each adult  and  $75 each child
  • 3 hours $180.00 each adult   and $90 each child
  • 4 hours $220.00  each adult and $110 each child
  • Private charter rate is $400 per hour (up to 4 people)


Fishing on beautiful Lake Wakatipu with Stu Dever Charters

If it were just a hobby, we wouldn't be this good!