A charter fishing trip is the best way to see the natural beauty of Doubtless Bay and the Far North East Coast, and to enjoy some fantastic fishing too.
We fish from Doubtless Bay to North Cape, Maria Van Diemen and the Three Kings.
Whether you're new to fishing or an experienced "fisho", we can tailor the perfect day's fishing for you.
On half and full day trips we provide good quality rods (or bring your own), plenty of salt ice, pilchards/squid/mackeral bait, tea, coffee and biscuits. Bring your own tackle, lunch, refreshments, suitable footwear and clothing, and a suitable container to transport your fish home.
Hapuka trips: price includes tea, coffee, breakfast, bait, ice, gimbal belts and harnesses, rods. Bring Hapuka rod and reel (min. size 6/0 braid preferred) 30oz sinkers, dropper rigs 14/0 - 16/0 hooks, sea boots, warm clothing and lunch. Also a suitable container to transport your fish home.
Our overnight charters includes meals, linen, ice, bait, gimbal belts and harnesses, use of RIB, rods. Bring you own Hapuka rod and reel, (min size 6/0, braid preferred) 12oz and 30oz sinkers, dropper rigs 14/0 - 16/0 circle hooks, sleeping bag, sea boots or crocs, warm clothing, towel, toiletries, refreshments and a suitable container to transport your fish from boat to home. We have shower and toilet facilities on board.
Bring warm clothes, sun screen and a sense of humour!
We also can arrange filleting and smoking of your catch.