Curly Tree Whitebait Company

Waita river Haast West Coast New Zealand

We are based in the heart of West Coast whitebait country 10 Kms north of Haast at the Waita river.


Looking for real kiwi food, caught in season and cooked in front of you in an authentic location? 

Curly Tree Whitebait Company (2009) is a fresh new family business to the West coast of the South Island NZ. 

We are located in the heart of West Coast whitebait country, 10 kms north of Haast at the Waita river fishing village just off SH6. 

Our whitebait is sourced from some of the best rivers on the south westland coast, and our focus is simple - to provide you the best West Coast white gold. 

As seen on TVNZ's award-winning Country Calendar, also recently featured in bestsellers The Great New Zealand Cookbook and the Great New Zealand Baking Book. Check out our comments in Lonely Planet, Trip Advisor, and Wikiapps.

Just follow the whitebait patties signs on SH6 10kms north of Haast, and we'll look forward to seeing you at the Curly Tree for a real taste of kiwiana - West Coast's signature tucker whitebait patties! 

Curly Tree Whitebait is New Zealand Food Safety Authourity approved and is proud to cater to the needs of supermarkets, major distributors, restaurants, hotels and individuals alike.


Contact Curly Tree Whitebait Company

Curly Tree Whitebait Company
+64 3 750 0097


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