Come and join us for a fantastic day fishing aboard our 45ft Sportsfisher with walk around decks.

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We provide a full service fishing experience, catering to novices through to experts. Our awesome crew will bait your hooks, remove the fish and on the way back in and we will fillet and skin the catch, so you can literally sit back and fish. We provide all the fishing gear, bait, ice, tea and coffee. We target Tarakihi, Snapper, Kingi and Hapuka.

We offer full day and half day private charters, ideal for work functions and a great way to spend the day with family and friends. We have a full gas oven onboard and can provide a BBQ if required and we do have a toilet and shower onboard. Can't get a group together? That's okay come and join us on one of our weekday and weekend Jump Aboard excursions where individuals and small groups can join us on a shared trip.

Services we offer are:
• 1-4 day private charters
• Bottom fishing
• Half and full day trips
• Jump aboard trips
• Sight-seeing
• Evening sunset cruises
• Bird watching

PRIVATE CHARTERS: For up to 10 people (12 by arrangement), full day runs from 7am to 4:30pm (winter hours) and 6:30am to 4:30pm (summer hours). Cost is $1,850.
Half day runs from 7am to 1:30 (winter hours) and 6:30 am to 1:30 (summer hours).
There is no age limit as long as the group takes sole responsibility for any child under 5.

OVERNIGHT TRIPS: Berths for 7 passengers and 2 crew, $2,000 per day.

JUMP ABOARD: Age limit is 5 years plus. Week day 7am to 1:30pm (winter hours) 6:30am to 1:30 (summer hours), $125 per person.
Weekend 7am to 4:30pm (winter hours) 6:30am to 4:30pm (summer hours), $185 per person.
Jump aboard dates are advertised on our Facebook page two weeks prior to the trip date in the events tab.

To keep up to date with our trips, visit our Facebook and Instagram pages.
Inner Harbour Gisborne 4010
Opening Times
Business Hours:
7 days a week

Months of Operation:
All months of the year

Facilities and Features
Parking available outside the Gisborne Tatapouri Sports Fishing Club.
Max Capacity:
12 (by prior arrangement)
Minimum Age:
Activity Duration:
Half day or full day tours available
Other Charges:
To book a private charter or overnight trip please call or email us to check date availability. A $500 deposit is required to reserve the date. If we have to postpone due to weather we reserve the right to offer alternative dates, if none can be arranged then the deposit will be refunded.
Weather Considerations:
All trips are weather dependent and will be postponed if wind conditions are above 15knots.
Cancellation Policy:
We require 2 weeks notice for cancellation of a booked date to receive a refund of the deposit. Please contact us for full details of our Cancellation Policy.

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