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Fishing and Big Game Fishing Charters

Come fishing on Grand Cru in the beautiful Bay of Islands for one day or longer. Targeting the majestic Marlin, Tuna, Kingfish or Snapper. The main departure point is from the Bay of Islands Marina in Opua; however pick ups can be arranged from Paihia Wharf or Russell Wharf if required.

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Boat Charters in the Bay of Islands

Our Full Day Private Boat Charters are tailored specifically to your requirements:- Whether you wish to Fish all Day; Or do a Combo Fishing Charter / Sightseeing Cruise; Or maybe a full day of sightseeing exploring the beautiful Bay of Islands - Let us know how we can provide the trip of your dreams.

Booking Enquiry

Grand Cru Fishing Charters will tailor a charter to your individual requirements: whether you wish to fish all day to "catch a big one"; OR Fish in the morning then relax, swim and sightsee in the afternoon; OR experience the full package by booking an Ultimate Multi-day Fishing Charter. 

Specialising in


  • Big Game Fishing Charters; targeting Marlin, Tuna and Kingfish
  • Light Tackle Fishing Charters, targeting Kingfish and Snapper
  • Bay of Islands Swordfish Club Fishing Tournaments: Contact me for Dates
  • Multi-day / stay on board Fishing Charters
  • Cruising, sightseeing, swimming, snorkeling or just relaxing in a Bay
  • Let us know what you would like to do and we will make it happen.

Cruising Grounds - Northland's East Coast, New Zealand

  • Bay of Islands including Hole in the Rock
  • Tutukaka Coast including the Poor Knights Islands
  • Whangaroa Harbour including the Cavalli Islands

Main Departure point is from Bay of Islands Marina, Opua; however pick ups can be arranged from Paihia Wharf or Russell Wharf if required.

Bookings are essential. We look forward to hearing from you so we can tailor a Charter specifically for you and provide you with a Quote.