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Business Type: Fish and Dive Charter

Price: 98.00

Overview

Captain Bucko is a kingfish and snapper specialist who can show you great fishing and diving all year round. He caters for all anglers and divers. Men, women, and families.

Address: Paihia, New Zealand Northland

Phone: view phone+64 9 402 7788

After Hour Phone: view phone+64 027 273 0767

Contact Name: Bucko

Website: http://www.captainbucko.co.nz/

E-mail: send an e-mail

Description

Big Fish, Action and

Captain Bucko has local knowledge and an instinct for locating fish that's reinforced with the years of experience handed down to him by his ancestors. Be prepared for more than just a fishing trip!

The Captain's jovial personality makes for an enjoyable days fishing - he's a renowned local character who'll entertain you with tall tales and fishy jokes. You'll leave happy with what you have seen, heard and done on your day in the bay.

Captain Bucko is a kingfish and snapper specialist who can show you great fishing and diving all year round. He caters for all anglers and divers. Men, women, and families.

Join Captain Bucko for an unforgettable Eco Experience. Often seen in the unique Bay of Islands are bottlenosed dolphins as well as common dolphins.

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When Graeme & the ‘Gone Fishing TV crew’ come north it is always great fun. However the challenge of catching fish for people from all around the world is equally as exciting. I look forward to showing you some great New Zealand fishing, please call me for any questions.

Kind regards,
Captain Bucko

Fast, Safe & Not too big!

Good reliable fishing requires speed, flexibility, a big live bait tank, but not too big a vessel. Kingfish, big snapper are often caught up close to the rocks. Bucko has chosen a specialist boat for this reason!

The vessel is a 7.5m Yamaha craft with 140HP Vovo inboard engine. It has a cruising speed of 18 to 20 knots and onboard toilet. All rods and bait supplied free of charge. Dive gear available in all sizes. Departs Paihia or Russell wharfs.

Conditions

    all departures are subject to numbers, sea & weather conditions
    clean onboard toliet
    small personal groups - we have fun!
    all rods, tackle, bait etc supplied free
    fresh fish for dinner almost guaranteed
    beginners, children: we cater for all experience levels

We support sustainable fishing & encourage customers to take photos & release their catch.

Options:

Option 1 - Snapper & Reef Fishing $98.00* 4 Hours
‘Platinum level fishing at the best possible price!
Learn lots with one of NZ’ s top skippers’
- Fast boat, more fishing time 3.5 - 4hrs
- Extremely experienced & fun skipper
- Fresh fish for dinner almost guaranteed
- All fishing equipment supplied
- We use live bait to catch snapper, when available
- Small groups (3-6 anglers)
*Shared charter - minimum numbers apply

What you need:
food, drinks, sunblock and warm clothing

Option 2 - Big Snapper & Kingfish $228.00* 6 Hours
‘This is your best chance in NZ to catch big fish, so treat
yourself & experience some of the planets best fishing!’
- Learn lots, live baiting, jigging, fish finder use
- 7am departure when sea is calm 6 hrs
- Fresh fish for dinner guaranteed
- Small Groups - maximum 4 anglers
- All fishing equipment supplied
- We use live bait to catch kingfish
*Shared charter - minimum numbers apply

What you need:
food, drinks, sunblock and warm clothing

Option 3 - SOLE CHARTERS (big snapper) $650.00* 5 Hours
Ring & let me know your requirements, be it targeting a world record, light tackle, Marlin, Hapuka, Bass, Tuna, Fish-Dive combos, Dive or Film work.

- Learn lots, live baiting, jigging, fish finder use
- 7am departure when sea is calm 5 hrs
- Fresh fish for dinner guaranteed
- Small groups up to 6 anglers
- All fishing equipment supplied
- We use live bait to catch snapper

Benefit of Sole Charters:
- Having a boat to yourself
- The best chance to catch trophy fish
- One on one tuition

What you need:
food, drinks, sunblock and warm clothing

Option 4 - Sole Charters (big Snapper & Kingfish)$900.00* 6 Hours
Ring & let me know your requirements, be it targeting a world record, light tackle, Marlin, Hapuka, Bass, Tuna, Fish-Dive combos, Dive or Film work.

- Learn lots, live baiting, jigging, fish finder use
- 7am departure when sea is calm - 6 hrs
- Fresh fish for dinner guaranteed
- Small groups up to 4 anglers
- All fishing equipment supplied
- We use live bait to catch kingfish

Benefit of Sole Charters:
- Having a boat to yourself
- The best chance to catch trophy fish
- One on one tuition

What you need:
food, drinks, sunblock and warm clothing

Option 5 - Full day Sole Charters $1200.00* 10 Hours
Ring & let me know your requirements, be it targeting a world record, light tackle, Marlin, Hapuka, Bass, Tuna, Fish-Dive combos, Dive or Film work. Conditions permitting we can snorkel for mussels or crayfish.

- Learn lots, live baiting, jigging, fish finder use
- 7am departure when sea is calm - 10 hrs
- Fresh fish for dinner guaranteed
- Small groups up to 4 anglers
- All fishing equipment supplied

Benefit of Sole Charters:
- Having a boat to yourself
- The best chance to catch trophy fish
- One on one tuition

What you need:
food, drinks, sunblock and warm clothing

Option 6 - Full Day Sole Charters (Hapuka/Grooper) $1500.00* 10 hours
Ring & let me know your requirements, be it targeting a world record, light tackle, Marlin, Hapuka, Bass, Tuna, Fish-Dive combos, Dive or Film work. Conditions permitting we can snorkel for mussels or crayfish.

- Learn lots, live baiting, jigging, fish finder use
- 7am departure when sea is calm - full day
- Fresh fish for dinner guaranteed
- Small groups up to 4 anglers
- All fishing equipment supplied

Benefit of Sole Charters:
- Having a boat to yourself
- The best chance to catch trophy fish
- One on one tuition

What you need:
food, drinks, sunblock and warm clothing

Option 7 - Diving
Experience it all! Fish, snorkel for crayfish, visit remote islands including the world world famous "Hole in the Rock" ( Motu K?kak). Dolphins may even cross our path!

We are specialist divers and only take highly experienced divers. You will need to prove this before we dive.

NB: bring hat, camera, sunscreen, warm clothes, snacks, swimming gear (optional)

Locations

Paihia, New Zealand
Just 3 to 4 hours drive north of Auckland.

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