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Wildblue Charters

Member since February 2017 Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
Background
Starting to fish when I was 5 from a warlf with a bamboo rod, I learnt to fish and catch bigger and bigger fish. Professional commercial fishing for 10 years gave me the knowledge on how to find and catch some of the worlds largest species over the years Gaining a NZ Offshore Masters ticket and marine enginneer, ensures you are in safe hands and experience that will help you catch the big ones. Being the Owner /Operator (Captain) I would like to invite you aboard to enjoy The Bay of Islands a place I am lucky enough to call Home

Hey, we're Wildblue Charters

Bay Of Islands, New Zealand
Background
Starting to fish when I was 5 from a warlf with a bamboo rod, I learnt to fish and catch bigger and bigger fish. Professional commercial fishing for 10 years gave me the knowledge on how to find and catch some of the worlds largest species over the years Gaining a NZ Offshore Masters ticket and marine enginneer, ensures you are in safe hands and experience that will help you catch the big ones. Being the Owner /Operator (Captain) I would like to invite you aboard to enjoy The Bay of Islands a place I am lucky enough to call Home

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Wildblue Charters

34 reviews
Bay Of Islands
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trips from $100

Fishing Reports

Great Big Game seaon

March 01, 2018

With stunning warm water came a great Big game seaon where we proved we are up with thr best boats winning two major tournaments Largest stripped marlin this season and other accolades. Tag and released as many as we… Read Full Report →


Bay of Islands Snapper Spawn

October 27, 2017

Well it's starting to happen..with the snapper moving in and the warm North East currents changing the snapper are starting to spawn.. Large snapper up to 32 pd have been landed recently and good numbers of beautiful table eating… Read Full Report →


Deep water fishing

October 04, 2017

We took the opportunity to go and chase some deep water Haupuka..managed to catch 2 fish over 25 kg One Haupuka and 1 Bluenose We also caught sime small Bass A great day where we caught all 3 species Read Full Report →


18 pd Snapper

May 09, 2017

Had 2 great trips on consecutive days snapper up to 18 pds ..fishing with whole dead jack macrel or live baits . Now looking forward to good kingfish fishing for the next 2 months in the Bay of Islands… Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.75
out of 5 stars from 34 reviews
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February fishing trip
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Angler Rating
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
94%
Friendly captain
97%
Recommend this charter
97%
Appropriate for children
86%
Satisfied with the boat
97%
Catch intended fish
86%
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Mike C.
Auckland, AUK
 5.00
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As an angler in the Bay of Islands you have only one thing in mind, “Big Game Fishing”. But I have to speak...
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Simon T.
Auckland, Auckland
 5.00
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6hr Kingfish trip

VERIFIED   June 8, 2020
Great trip out with Trent, good Kingfish and snapper caught, 130kg mako was a scary bonus but a lot of fun, we had a ball,...
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Ian S.
New Zealand
 5.00
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6 hour kingfish trip

VERIFIED   November 7, 2019
What a day what a crew Thank you both had the best day out, and I have a story of the fish I caught not that got away...
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Dean H.
Auckland, Auckland
 5.00
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Snapper fishing

VERIFIED   January 10, 2020
Trent and Blake were great hosts. Very helpful, experienced and easy to talk to. Caught some great fish for dinner. Thanks...
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Nicky H.
Chippenham, England
 5.00
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Brilliant snapper trip!

VERIFIED   January 15, 2020
Great skipper, very well kitted boat. We’d thoroughly recommend the trip!
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