Bay of Islands Fishing Charters
Run by expert fisherman Hamish and his charter boat Apollo, we host fishing tours, scenic cruises and corporate trips in the Bay of Islands.
Our fishing charters will allow you to take in one of New Zealand’s most stunning destinations while igniting your passion for adventure.
Fishing charter pickups from Russell, Paihia, and Waitangi Wharf before taking guests out to the bay for a day of fishing, adventure, and fun.
Fishing Adventures in the Bay of Islands
Whether you’ve never cast a line before or you’re after an action-packed day of big game fishing, our Bay of Islands adventures will make sure everyone reels in something! Our unmatched local knowledge and years of Northland fishing experience mean that even the most inexperienced fishers are sure to score a catch of the day.
Specialising in snapper, kingfish, and big game such as marlin, swordfish, and tuna, all you have to do is choose your target species, and we do the rest!
Morning trip usually 7am – 12pm | Whole day charter 7am – 3pm. All times are flexible dependent on the clients needs.
Bay of Islands Tours
If you’re looking for a more relaxing outing, our tours are the ultimate choice. Enjoy a scenic getaway through the Bay of Islands and soak up the sun on our beautiful charter boat. Breathe fresh salt air and take in the stunning scenery around you as you travel through the blissful waters of the bay.
We will leisurely make our way to Otehi Bay where you can stop off for a relaxing drink and feed the gorgeous fish surrounding the bay. Afterwards, we will head out to the legendary Motu Kokako (Hole in the Rock) to explore the breathtaking views and exciting marine life.
Corporate & Group Fishing Trips
Create your own adventure with our corporate trips and group outings! We can organise fully personalised adventures for you and your group to provide you with the ultimate outdoor experience. From small, intimate trips with friends or family to large gatherings with work colleagues, Major Tom Adventures welcomes groups of every size aboard our charter boat.
Explore the lush green islands of the bay and go on an island hopping adventure. Traverse the crystal blue waters and discover a vast array of marine life when you go snorkelling and diving. Get up close and personal with a number of different fish and see who can reel in the biggest catch of the day with our fishing trips.