All whitebait has been sold this season and will be available again from 1st September 2020.

The Cascade Whitebait Company

Whitebait from the Cascade River on the West Coast of the South Island

Fishermen fish their stands come rain, wind or shine for six hours of the incoming tide before lifting their net and returning with their catch to camp. The whitebait are quickly “sorted” before being chilled in drainer buckets and flown to the Christchurch retail outlet. Cascade Whitebait can reach their end destination within 24 hours ensuring the whitebait you are buying is of premium quality.

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