Fishing Charters and Guides

If you are planning a charter fishing trip and need to charter a boat or hire a guide for a day or two, you just can't beat local knowledge and experience. New Zealand's charter captains and fishing guides have a wealth of experience and will ensure you make the best of your time on the water.

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Tauranga Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Saltwater reports

"Mother Nature has been looking after her own, with just a few weather windows to get out and harvest kaimoana over the last two weeks.... Read More >

Wellington Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Saltwater reports

"The fishing has been going well, with some good light winds of late, making all coasts fishable.... Read More >

Bruce Duncan Hauraki Gulf Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Saltwater reports

"With snapper in spawn mode, they are being fussy as to what they eat and are very light on the bite so, over the slack water, fishing... Read More >

The Espresso Hauraki Gulf Report - 01/12/22
Saltwater reports

"Great news for kayakers and tiny tinnies as the mid-Hauraki gulf action has spread out, with good fishing all around and inshore hot spots bursting into... Read More >

Raglan Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Saltwater reports

"With the recent onslaught of winds out west, the days at sea have been numbered. Good fishing continues from 35 out to 65 meters and beyond,... Read More >

Bay of Islands Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Saltwater reports

"Southern visitor James Lentjies – captain of the Highlanders – came into Screaming Reels the other day enquiring about where to fish off the rocks, so... Read More >

Bream Bay Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Saltwater reports

"Out wide, the action has been great. Guide Nik Key was out in 90 metres of water north-west of the Chicks last week and got among... Read More >

Canterbury Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Freshwater reports

"The word is out; kingfish have been caught in the bay! This is great news and certainly gets the Canterbury boat anglers frothing!... Read More >

Rotorua Fishing Report - 01/12/22
Freshwater reports

"Some lovely browns have been caught in the shallows of Lake Rotorua. The northern side of the lake has seen these browns smelting up in the... Read More >

Manukau/West Coast Fishing Report - 17/11/22
Saltwater reports

"Just over a week ago a boat overturned on the Manukau harbour. There were five people on board. A mum and her 10-year-old son lost their... Read More >

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