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Remember…the ‘fish of a life-time’ is out there waiting for you!

If you are interested in spending a great day fishing with your friends or family, fill in the form below with your details, and your preferred dates and we will get back to you ASAP, within 24 hours.

Our Location

  • Wairakaia Road, RD 1, Opotiki, 3122, New Zealand
  • +64 027 268 6190
  • info@opotikifishingcharters.co.nz


Sports day

This is an 8+ hour trip. This full day Sports Fishing Trip, and is suited for 1-2, very keen and serious Sports Fisherman.
On this trip, you will be targeting that ‘fish-of-a-lifetime!’. Less anglers onboard means that the ‘Big One’ is going to be yours!


Target Species:  New Zealand Snapper  (Pagus Auratus)
Target Size:  20lb+  (boat record – 15kg+)

Target Species:  Yellow Tail Kingfish  (Soriola Lalandi)
Target Size:  20kg+  (boat record 30kg+)


The following species are also possible but are season dependent…

Target Species:  Marlin  (Stripped, Blue, Black)
Target Species:  Tuna  (Yellow-fin, Blue-fin, Albacore, Skip-jack)
Target Species:  Shark  (Blue, Mako, Bronze)


Techniques Used: Live Bait  |  Soft Bait  |  Jigging  |  Trolling  |  Big Baits  |  Lures

COST: NZD$1150.00  * additional hours extra

Snapper Family Fun Day

This is a 4 hour trip and is ideal for those new to fishing or for family groups, those with young children. It is also perfect for those with time or budget constraints.

During this trip you will learn bottom fishing techniques, and we will be targeting mainly snapper but a wide range of species is also likely:

  • Kingfish
  • Kahawai
  • Gurnard
  • Tarakihi
  • Trevally
  • Blue Cod
COST: NZD$500.00

Snapper Fun Day Trip

This is a 6 hour trip, and by far our best selling trip. This trip is suited to keen fisho’s wanting to spend a bit more time on the water.

During this trip you will learn bottom fishing techniques, and we will be targeting mainly snapper but a wide range of species is also likely:

 

  • Kingfish
  • Kahawai
  • Gurnard
  • Tarakihi
  • Trevally
  • Blue Cod
COST: NZD$600.00