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Come deep sea fishing with our friendly, experienced crew in the rich waters of the Kaikoura Trench. With stunning views of the Kaikoura coast and mountain ranges and the abundance of fish and wildife, it truly comes together for an amazing experience.
The Takapu is a stable 11.6m (40ft) vessel, comfortable and roomy for up to 12 passengers, fully equipped with galley and full toilet facilities.
We cater for the novice fisherman to the expert with all training provided and gear supplied. Fish filleted and bagged ready for you to enjoy.
Blue Cod - Crayfish - Grouper
Blue Nose - Terakihi - Perch
are just some of the fish caught in our rich waters.
Trips range from 2 - 7hrs
We are lucky enough to live and work in paradise, come and share a little of the magic with us.Helpful information Hours: 6 a.m. - 9 p.m. daily Directions: Situated about half way between Christchurch & Picton along the main state highway North Kaikoura Peninsula juts out into the sea and is 'where the mountains meet the sea'. South Bay is on the Christchurch (South) side of the peninsula, and is well sign posted from the highway. 140 South Bay Parade is on the first possible right turning intersection in the bay, look for the sign - Kaikoura Fishing Charters.