Kai ora and welcome to New Zealand
Your Kiwi born fly fishing guide Rob Vaz is a mad keen angler based in the Central North Island. Guiding from Rotorua, Waikato, King Country, Turangi, Taupo regions. Rob offers not just a days guiding but an angling experience not to be forgotten, with plenty of humor and tuition when throwing the fly. Rob has over 20 years experience guiding in New Zealand. Rob has represented New Zealand competitively for over 15 years. Following success as the 2003 national fly fishing champion, Rob progressed to represent his country in two world championships in Slovakia and Slovenia and competed in Commonwealth and Oceania championships in Scotland, Tasmania and New Zealand. Foundational to Rob's guiding service is his love for art, music ,photography and writing. Rob has written in many leading fly fishing magazines in New Zealand and abroad. With a background in graphic design Rob spends spare time painting, playing guitar and with his family. Rob holds a diploma in inter cultural studies and additionally works for NZ Red Cross helping former refugees into employment. Rob delights in meeting new cultures sharing this amazing creation, Aotearoa, New Zealand.