For an up to date list of charter operators by area within New Zealand and a few international operations, especially in the Pacific, visit our charters and guides directory here

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Thomcat Charters Review
February 2020

Thomcat Charters are based in Gulf Harbour Marina and provide fishing charters a... Read More >

King Tide saltwater fly fishing charter review
January 2020

  John Eichelsheim spent the day with unique salt-water fly charter, Kin... Read More >

Charter review: Hooked Up Charters
November 2019

Grant Dixon reviews Hooked Up Charters, an operation based out of Half Moon Bay ... Read More >

Sailfish oasis
August 2019

I wouldn’t mind a dollar for every time, prior to my leaving to fish in Ce... Read More >

Spot X Fishing Charter
June 2019

We were welcomed aboard Screaming Reels at the Russell wharf with the tanta... Read More >

Primetime charters
May 2019

The names Primetime and Capt. John Gregory are synonymous with big game angling ... Read More >

Bream Bay Charters profile
April 2019

When it comes to charter fishing, Marsden Cove-based charter skipper Steve Marti... Read More >

Hauraki Express
January 2019

Mark Kitteridge reviews Mightnight Express, one of the boats from Hauraki Expres... Read More >

Days Out Fishing Charter
May 2018

In times where charter boat operations are shutting down all over the country, i... Read More >

Skyline Charters - Tairua
September 2016

Having just enjoyed a very successful trip with skipper Marcus Mabee aboard the ... Read More >

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