Trout Fishing Television Series


    Produced and Directed by Mike Firth

A six part televison series based on the world of trout fishing in Rotorua and the central north island district as told by real fishermen, from local characters with their inside knowledge to professional fishing guides telling us how to catch that elusive fish. Filmed in stunning locations from many lakes in the Rotorua central district to prisine back country iconic rivers.



The series covers the many techniques and methods of fly fishing, trolling and the art of jigging. Fishing from modern craft to old character wooden boats.


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The style is informative and entertaining as the many personalities of the trout fishing community of the Rotorua district reveal to us their world and stories as the viewer travels with them out onto the lakes and wadding the rivers.