Captain
Darell D

Member since February 2015

Auckland, New Zealand

Background
With a passion for fishing that goes back many years, Capt. Darrel founded Megabites Fishing Charter Ltd in 2006. Solely NZ owned, the company has been operating under his guidance ever since. "My fishing experience started when I was very young and fished rivers, lakes and estuaries as a boy. Getting out on the high seas was a thrill that I took to, and soon enhanced my career by joining the ships. I am always learning new fishing skills and techniques that the world has to offer."

Hey, I'm Captain Darell D

Auckland, New Zealand
Background
With a passion for fishing that goes back many years, Capt. Darrel founded Megabites Fishing Charter Ltd in 2006. Solely NZ owned, the company has been operating under his guidance ever since. "My fishing experience started when I was very young and fished rivers, lakes and estuaries as a boy. Getting out on the high seas was a thrill that I took to, and soon enhanced my career by joining the ships. I am always learning new fishing skills and techniques that the world has to offer."

My Charter Listings

Megabites Fishing Charter - LegASea

Auckland
In demand!
trips from US$ 89

Fishing Reports

Brilliant Fishing - Auckland New Zealand

April 19, 2015

Fishing in Auckland's Hauraki Gulf is hot at the moment. Megabites Fishing Charter Ltd took a group of 7 anglers out on our boat LegASea. The fishing was non stop with some nice kingfish in the mix along with… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.83
out of 5 stars from 20 reviews
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Crew
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Barracuda
Kingfish
Snapper and Kahawai
+12
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
75%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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George Hughes
Auckland, Auckland
 4.67
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Full Day Trip with Darell

VERIFIED   August 25, 2018
Overall had a fantastic day on the water and caught plenty of snapper and kahawai, even a barracuda! Another angler even landed...
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Tracey Smith
Rosewater, SA
 5.00
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Fishing with Darell

VERIFIED   April 26, 2018
Came over from South Australia… had an awesome days fishing with these guys. Great communication with captain. Fully...
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Rusty Mitton
Auckland, Auckland
 5.00
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Full day

VERIFIED   August 12, 2018
Amazing day out fishing with Darryl, he is an amazing helpful skipper
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Todd Lindquist
New Zealand
 5.00
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Full day trip

VERIFIED   February 19, 2018
Had an absolute blast on our full day fishing trip. Captain Darell is fantastic and very knowledgeable. Got some great fish...
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Georgia Boyd
Waimauku, AUK
 5.00
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Awesome Haul

VERIFIED   May 20, 2018
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