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 Listing

Megabites Fishing Charter - LegASea

Auckland
In demand!
trips from $93

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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4.85
out of 5 stars from 26 reviews
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Barracuda
Kingfish
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Angler Rating
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Good experience
100%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
100%
Appropriate for children
73%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
100%
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George H.
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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Glen B.
Auckland, Auckland
 4.67
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Fishing with Darell

VERIFIED   NEW  January 19, 2019
Darrell is a great skipper. He knows where the fish are and is a great help around the boat while you are on board. On...
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Mike S.
Auckland, AUK
 5.00
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7 till 2 fishing

VERIFIED   November 28, 2018
Great day for our team with a very capable Captain who went out of his way to make this a fishing experience. Had our...
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Dylan N.
Auckland, Auckland
 5.00
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January fishing trip

VERIFIED   January 6, 2019
Great day out fishing. Captain worked hard to put us onto the fish and was successful. Would book again.
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Todd L.
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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