Captain
Malcolm Halstead

Member since June 2019 Kaikoura, New Zealand
Background
Captain Malcolm Halstead has been fishing for about 40 years now, and he's been a captain for the past 10. He's been in the fishing charter business for over a year now and he absolutely loves the people he meets on his trips. He's always looking to make sure everybody on the boat is satisfied and having fun.

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Kaikoura, New Zealand
Background
Captain Malcolm Halstead has been fishing for about 40 years now, and he's been a captain for the past 10. He's been in the fishing charter business for over a year now and he absolutely loves the people he meets on his trips. He's always looking to make sure everybody on the boat is satisfied and having fun.
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Top Catch Charters – Kaikoura

4.7 Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent (33)
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4.7
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out of 5 stars from 34 reviews
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2 Hour trip with Captain Malcolm
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
97%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
91%
Appropriate for children
83%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
90%
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Larry B.
Christchurch, Canterbury
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3hr trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip – Late Morning on July 14, 2021
We had a great trip with Malcolm and came home with a couple of Kg’s of fillets and two crays. The beauty of this charter...
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Jo B.
Christchurch, Canterbury
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3 hour fishing trip with Malcom

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip – Early Morning on June 9, 2021
One of the best charters to gonon. Highly recommend going with Malcom, very friendly and accommodating, been fishing...
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Mark R.
Christchurch, CAN
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Captain Malcolm.

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip – Early Morning on January 12, 2021
Fantastic fishing trip ,great day on the water ,fish were biting, my wife was pulling them up faster than I. Captain Malcolm...
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Nick G.
Christchurch, Canterbury
Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent Excellent  4.3
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Fantastic 3 hour fishing trip

VERIFIED   3 Hour Trip – Afternoon on July 15, 2021
My two boys (4 & 11) and I had a great time out with Malcolm. Great friendly service. My 11 year old got a lesson on filleting....
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John A.
Auckland, Auckland
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Fishing with Malcolm

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip – Afternoon on April 23, 2021
excellent and enjoyable experience
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