Captain
Brett Smith

Member since October 2014 Half-Moon Bay, New Zealand
Background
Brett Smith is a passionate angler who has been fishing since he could hold a rod. He grew up helping his father run a boat hire company out of Whitianga on the Coromandel Peninsula. He's been chasing Marlin with his mate on numerous trips, and he just loves sharing his knowledge and experience with his customers.
Techniques
All our fishing is done chasing workups and fishing the outer reaches of the Hauraki Gulf using the latest lures and jigs.

Hey, I'm Captain Brett Smith

Half-Moon Bay, New Zealand
Background
Brett Smith is a passionate angler who has been fishing since he could hold a rod. He grew up helping his father run a boat hire company out of Whitianga on the Coromandel Peninsula. He's been chasing Marlin with his mate on numerous trips, and he just loves sharing his knowledge and experience with his customers.
Techniques
All our fishing is done chasing workups and fishing the outer reaches of the Hauraki Gulf using the latest lures and jigs.

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Phoenix Fishing Charters Auckland

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Half-Moon Bay
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5.00
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Lisa P.
Auckland, AUK
 5.00
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June fishing trip

VERIFIED   June 11, 2019
Lisa P. recommends Phoenix Fishing Charters Auckland
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Fahad A.
Auckland, Auckland
 5.00
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Outstanding trip

VERIFIED   March 13, 2016
I highly recommend this captain. I have done many good fishing trips in New Zealand but this trip was very special and the...
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Hazel R.
Auckland, Auckland
 3.33
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Okay, but could be great.

VERIFIED   April 15, 2016
Not a fast boat, but generally well set up for fishing, but the overhead canopy was a little restrictive. Liked the individual...
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Shane B.
Christchurch, Canterbury
 4.33
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VERIFIED   February 7, 2016
Had great time would have been excellent if i caught some fish but thats not their fault as every other angler caught some....
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Ray W.
Mount Mee, Queensland
 3.00
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VERIFIED   February 3, 2016
The Captain only seemed interested in catching small pan sized snapper some of which I’m sure were well under sized....
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