Te Kupenga which means "Fishing Net" in Te Reo, is the newest addition to the fleet of boats managed by Chris Jolly Outdoors. Te Kupenga is a legendary stabicraft that has been set up as a trout catching machine. This boat has been built with the serious fisherman in mind. They are absolutely unsinkable with a great safety rating, providing the ultimate peace of mind when it comes to safety on the water. Lake Taupō is home to several native fish and native koura (crayfish). Anglers from around the world travel to Taupō for the best trout fishing experience on the pristine rivers in the Taupō and Tūrangi region as well as the crystal-clear waters of Lake Taupō

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If it were easy they’d call it catching” – something you will often hear after a hard days fishing. We know when you spend your hard earned money on a fishing charter you are wanting to catch fish. We can’t guarantee catching fish, but when you book a 2-hour charter on Te Kupenga we will offer you a full refund if you don’t get a legal fish on the boat. Call us now to book your fishing trip 07 378 0623.

Ts & Cs apply

- Full payment will be required prior to your trip. A full refund will be given if you do not catch a fish.

​- An extra half hour may be added at skipper's discretion

​- Payment will be required when the group catches ONE legal size trout per trip

​- Minimum charter time: 2 hours

- Fishing license can be arranged at time of booking

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