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NORTHLAND FISHING SAFARI

HEAD NORTH - Fishing like you've never experinced

WHY YOU WILL LOVE THIS TRIP

If you want to experince the real New Zealand, visit stunning locations, whilst getting out into nature, as well as visiting some of NZ's iconic sencery, this one is for you!

Start : Auckland, New Zealand

Finish : Auckland, New Zealand

Theme: Hunt and Fish NZ

Group Size: 2+

Physical Rating:

DAY 1

Welcome to NZ, first we will visit the beautiful Cornwall park for coffee & morning tea and to see the views of Auckland City. Then we make our way to the Bay of Islands which will be our playground for the next three days.

Accommodation- BnB 1 TBC  Scenic homestyle accommodation

All meals included.

 

 

Day 2

Land Based Fishing.  Within an hours drive from Paihia there are several spots that produce XXL Snapper, Our plan of attack here includes a short walk to the designated fishing spot, berley up, entice some live baits and then wait for the predatory fish to arrive, Snapper, Kingfish and John Dory are frequently caught at this spot.

Accommodation- BnB 1 TBC,

All meals included

 

 

Day 3

Paihia, today’s target species are Kingfish and Crayfish. We will spend the morning onboard our boat fishing with different techniques jigging, live baiting and trolling for the illusive kingfish- pound for pound one of the best fighting fish in New Zealand waters. And stop off at our diving spot to forage for a Crayfish or two.

Accommodation- BnB 1 TBC

All meals included.

 

Day 4

Leisure day, Explore the Bay of Islands, Paihia and Russell (by Ferry)

Breakfast and Lunch provided, Dinner at your own leisure, you can choose from several restaurants and shops within walking distance from your hotel.

Accommodation- BnB 1 TBC

All meals included.

Day 5

Today we travel Parengarenga Harbour in search of land based game, Kingfish and Bronze Whaler shark are our our large target species, but don’t be surprised if we get a few Snapper and Trevally as well.

Accommodation- bush camping on the edge of Parengarenga Harbour.

All meals provided.

Day 6 

Today we visit 90 mile beach for an offroad 4X4 trip that includes a scenic visit to the northern most Cape Reinga. After this we head to our next land based game fishing spot, and campsite- Spirits Bay. Renowned for extremely deep water straight off the rocks, it is not uncommon to catch Kingfish and XXL Snapper. In February and March there have been Marlin spotted feeding not too far from the shore.

Accommodation- bush camping on the edge of Parengarenga Harbour.

All meals provided.
 

Day 7 

Stopping to visit Tane Mahuta- a Charming nature walk featuring an enormous kauri tree, known as the Lord of the Forest, before heading to Leigh, where we will visit Goat Island to snorkel in the abundant  Marine reserve, night fish for Squid and stay at the local boutique brewery, restaurant and accommodation.

Accommodation Leigh Sawmill

All meals provided.

Day 8

Enroute to Auckland we will visit the bustling town of Matakana and its the local sculpture park, then we head to the rugged west coast beaches to visit Piha beach and the Muriwai Gannet colony. We will finish the day and our tour with a sailing harbour cruise dinner and a then to Auckland’s Sky City Casino.

Accommodation Auckland Hotel

All meals provided.

Day 9

We hope you have enjoyed your tour in NZ. We will arrange an Airport transfer or a last minute fishing trip in the Hauraki gulf

 

Extras available for your trip

  • Taxidermy services including shipping of your product can be arranged.

  • Photographs with your trophies and create memories of your trip.

  • Accommodation upgrades or alternative arrangements can be made with prior notice.

  • Companion travel plans including partner accommodation and transport is available please enquire when you book.

  • We are at your service, please ask if you have any other queries or requests.

 

Please note there is freedom to move within this schedule due to book availability and weather.