New Zealand Fishing Safaris

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Z Pier, Westhaven Marina, 1/31…
Auckland, New Zealand

New Zealand Fishing Safaris offers Private Charters or Public (join a group) Trips departing Z Pier, Westhaven Marina, Central Auckland aboard MV Mantaray, a 34 ft fast aluminium boat, in Maritime NZ Survey for up to 15 passengers plus crew.

Powered by a 375 caterpillar engine, this boat takes you to the fishing spots effortlessly.  Skippered by one of Auckland’s top Fishing Guides, this very popular boat runs Individuals trips twice daily (subject to numbers) offering a 6 hour or 4 hour trip.

Snappe is your main target fish species, along with Gurnard, Trevally, Tarakihi, Kawahai, and John Dory.

Enjoy the spectacular views of the Auckland Harbour Bridge and Auckland City as you depart the Marina, passing the city sights - Auckland Naval Base, Auckland’s Sky Tower, Auckland Museum and the many extinct volcanoes that line the Auckland skyline.  Travel past Rangitoto Island and pass the many other beautiful islands which dot the Harbour and Inner Hauraki Gulf.

Have a chance of seeing the friendly and stunning dolphins swimming alongside your boat.  Numerous photo opportunities!!

Get together a group of friends and take this boat as a Private Charter where you can tailor a fun trip with our help.  Have a fish, moor in a quiet bay and have a swim.  Our boats are fully licenced so you have the option of ordering an alcohol package.  Enjoy a cool beer, wine or bubbly to enhance your special day.  (No bottled spirits).  Use our on-board barbecue or we can cater for you. 

Highly recommended by Tourism Auckland and Tourism New Zealand for taking care of their VIP visitors.

New Zealand Fishing Safaris offers Private Charters or Public (join a group) Trips departing Z Pier, Westhaven Marina, Central Auckland aboard MV Mantaray, a 34 ft fast aluminium boat, in Maritime NZ Survey for up to 15 passengers plus crew.


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About this listing

Boat Specs

Custom Built (Aluminum fishing) originally built in 2000, and restored in 2016. Powered by a 375HP Caterpillar engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 25 knots.

Length
34 ft
Capacity
15 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Handline
Flounder Gigging
Targeted Species
 
Gurnard
 
John Dory

 
Kahawai
 
Snapper (Pink)

 
Tarakihi
 
Trevally (Silver)
Amenities
Toilet
Enclosed
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Furuno
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Enclosed
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Furuno
Ice Box
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License Included
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
Deposit non-refundable
Deposit non-refundable under normal circumstances. In case of unsafe weather conditions, you can choose a different trip date or cancel with a full deposit refund.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
minimum age 1o to be accompanied 1 adult per child.
 
You Keep Catch
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

20% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Bank Transfer, PayPal.

About the Charter Operator

New Zealand Fishing Safaris Ltd
Auckland, New Zealand
Member since January 2016
Response time: 6 hours
Response rate: 97%

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Customer Reviews

4.63 out of 5 stars from 9 reviews

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Fished February 26, 2017
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