Grand Cru Charters, Paihia

28 Baffin Street
Opua, New Zealand

Grand Cru Charters will tailor a charter to your requirements; whether you wish to “catch a big one” or just cruise the many islands along Northland’s East Coast from Tutukaka to Whangaroa including the Bay of Islands.

Specialising in:

* Big Game Fishing targeting Marlin, Tuna, Kingfish, Hapuku
* Light Tackle Fishing, targeting Kingfish on 6 & 8kg line
* Bay fo islands Swordfish Club Fishing Tournament/s (contact us for dates)
* Cruising, sightseeing, snorkeling, diving or just relaxing in a Bay
* Special Occasions like a honeymoon, wedding anniversary or birthday treat

Cruising/Fishing Grounds:
* Bay of Islands including the Hole in the Rock
* Northland’s East Coast, New Zealand
* Tutukaka Coast including the Poor Knights Islands
* Whangaroa Harbour including the Cavalli Islands

Main Departure point is from B27, Bay of Islands Marina, Opua; however pick ups can be arranged from Paihia Wharf or Russell Wharf if required.


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About this listing

Boat Specs

Capricorn Cruiser (Motor yacht) originally built in 2004. Powered by 2 360HP Volvo engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 18 knots.

Length
42 ft
Capacity
6 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Bay of Islands
Offshore Fishing
Bay of Islands: - Whangaroa to Tutukaka
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Drift Fishing
Targeted Species
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
 
Grouper (Black)

 
King Mackerel (Kingfish)
 
Marlin (Blue)

 
Snapper (Red)
 
Swordfish

 
Tuna (Albacore)
 
Tuna (Bluefin)

 
Tuna (Skipjack)
 
Tuna (Yellowfin)

 
Yellowtail Amberjack
Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Furuno
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Furuno
Fly Fishing Equipment
bedroom
2 cabins
Flybridge
Snorkeling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Furuno
Life Jackets
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch
Provide Own Lunch or We supply for Additional Fee
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.

Other Policies  
Child Friendly
 
No Smoking
Inside Cabin
 
No Alcohol
No excessive drinking on boat
 
You Keep Catch
Subject to NZ Fisheries minimum size limits
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Up to Angler
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: Cash, Visa, Mastercard.

About the Captain

Peter Hadfield
Opua, New Zealand
Member since August 2016
Fishing is my Passion!! I have been fishing since my teenage years and fishing in the Bay of Islands since 1992. I would like to share with you my knowledge and expertise so that you can experience the thrill and challenges of catching your ultimate fish. I am a qualified Skipper; Inshore Launch Master. Come and join me on Grand Cru for a trip of a lifetime!