Fishing with Island Explorer Charters


Welcome aboard for a day or weekend's fishing, game fishing in season or bottom fishing, targeting Snapper, Hapuka and Kingfish around the many outer islands of Mercury Bay, or weekend and extended trips to Great Barrier Island.

Mercury Bay provides some of the finest big game fishing opportunities for marlin and tuna in New Zealand. Additionally, an abundance of sport/table fish like kingfish, haupuka (grouper) and snapper are also readily available.

Tackle / Bait / Food - by arrangement if required


  • Half day - 6 hours minimum - $850.00
  • Day Trips - 8 hours minimum - $1600.00
  • Game Fishing - 1 day (12 hours) $2200
    (extra days/overnight by arrangement
  • Weekend and extended fishing trips by arrangement

Optionally, we offer extended, overnight and game fishing trips by arrangement. We try to be flexible with our packages to suit our clients.

So give us a call now on FREEPHONE: 0508 874 753 or send us an email to discuss your plans.