1. Queenstown Guided Drift Boat Fishing with Simon
  2. Queenstown Guided Drift Boat Fishing with Simon
  3. Queenstown Guided Drift Boat Fishing with Simon

Queenstown Guided Drift Boat Fishing with Simon

Experience Fly Fishing on Southern Alps Rivers on a Drift boat! Rent our Drift Boat for up to 2 people. Rate starts from $425 per person per day or $825 per day for the exclusive trip, includes 24 hours fishing, license and cut lunch. We operate a purpose built drift boat, an excellent way to access hard to get to top spots. This is quiet the stealth fishing machine! If fishing the high country rivers and streams is your dream, you'll be transported via one of our two courtesy 4WD vehicles. Fishing from our imported drift boat is quiet an experience! Powered by a silent electric motor or oars makes this the ultimate stealth stalking machine! Supreme access can be achieved to the tightest fishing spots with minimal fuss. This is a must for fly fishing enthusiasts! Rates: • Full day - $425 per person or exclusive trip $825 (includes 24 Hour, fishing licence, & cut lunch) • Half day - $325 per person or exclusive trip $625 (includes 24 Hour, fishing licence & snacks) Deposit: • $150 Please bring: • Warm clothing • Rain coat just in case • Sunglasses • Hat/cap • Camera If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.

Captain is optional.
You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
2 guests
Jon Boat


Simon has a strong passion for all types of fishing and simon hunting and loves nothing more than to be out on the water.If he is not out on a charter then you will probably find him out on a boat at the coast fishing! Simon has over 25 fishing experience in and around the Southland and Otago regions.

Features & Details

  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Fishing gear
  • Bait
  • Trailerable
  • Single Engine

Approximate Location

You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.

The boat's approximate location on a map

Cancellation Policy

0% refund up to 14 days prior.

Additional Terms & Information

Trip times: Scheduled departures Spring/Summer/Autumn (October - May): • 8.00am • 1.00pm Winter: (June - September) • 10:00 am • 1:30 pm For other departure times/custom trips contact us. Fishing methods used: • Trolling - towing lures behind the boat at walking pace to attract fish • Jigging - boat is stopped and lures are dropped over the side to the bottom to get the fish • Spinning - casting lure from the boat or shoreline to the fish • Fly Fishing - the art of casting a fly using the fly rod to push the line and bait to the fish. Trip departure points: • Queenstown central - west end of O'Regan's Wharf opposite The Crowne Plaza Hotel 93 Beach St. • Hilton Hotel, Frankton (NZD $20.00 per person) • Frankton Boat Marina For other departure points contact us. Please leave behind: All work, stress, inhibitions, cell phones, the boss (unless pitching for a raise) Fish species to expect: Brown trout, Rainbow trout, Quinnat Salmon Cancellation policy: No refunds will be offered within 14 days of departure unless operator is forced to cancel due to weather conditions/circumstances beyond their control.

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