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 The Splash

Bay of Islands, New Zealand

MV Splash is 36ft, cruises at 20kts

Captain Shane Shepherd welcomes you aboard

Splash is now the record holder of the International Yellow Tail Tournament held in the Bay of Islands in June 2010. The previous record for Tag and Release was 57 fish but our boat Splash broke it with a massive 64 fish caught on a 8kg line. more information >>>


The Boat: has a very large cockpit. Anglers just love the space. The features include GPS, radar,  colour fish finder, toilet, complimentary tea and coffee, professional tuition, and all fish filleted to your requirements.


The Tackle: Quality rods and tackle provided. All bait required is also provided. 


Target Fish: We specialise in targeting -

Snapper * Kingfish * Hapuka / Groper * and many other reef fish


The very large cockpit is  ideal for those keen fly fishermen. The Bay of Islands hold many records for Salt Fly Fishing.



Snapper trips.
Departing---9.00am until 1.00pm
Departing---2.00pm until 6.00pm

All our adult snapper trips are $140.00 per angler including bait and rods.

King Fishing
Departing @7am till 1pm

Cost per angler including bait and rods $295.00

Sole Charters
For Sole Charters,--Hapuka Fishing--Group bookings and Children rates please inquire.

All tackle and bait included in rates. You are also welcome to bring your own tackle.


Boarding can be from either the Paihia or Russell Piers

Phone: 09-4027-071 - Mobile: 021-556-712


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Our captains are experienced in targeting -
Snapper * Terakihi * Trevally * Kahawai * Kingfish * Shark * Marlin * Tuna *

If you are planning a New Zealand fishing holiday in the Bay of Islands and need our advice on the best times to come, where to stay or any other local information please don't hesitate to contact us.

For reservations or further information please contact
Blue Sea Charters



 Paihia, Bay of Islands, New Zealand

Phone: 09-4027-071 - Mobile: 021-556-712


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