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Fish Kaikoura

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Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
+64 800 768 020
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Awesome crew, boat, experience!

Pulled a couple of lobster pots and we were fishing 5 minutes later. About 18 fish caught between 3... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mark D
Highly Recommend

I can not recommend Mark at Fish Kaikoura highly enough. From our original contact Mark made... read more

Reviewed 22 April 2018
MrsKDarwin
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Darwin, Australia
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Fish Kaikoura runs through out the year and caters for smaller groups between 2 & 6 people, providing a more personal touch.We launch from South Bay Marina (Moa Road)so we can have you fishing Blue Cod & other species of fish within minutes of leaving the shore. We will show you how to catch a delicious Crayfish before heading to our bountiful fishing grounds. If you don't catch any fish we will refund you in full!
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“fishing trip” (11 reviews)
“blue cod” (10 reviews)
“perch” (6 reviews)
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Kaikoura 7300, New Zealand
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+64 800 768 020
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Pulled a couple of lobster pots and we were fishing 5 minutes later. About 18 fish caught between 3 guests; Blue Cod, Perch, Barracuda. Mark and Peter are easy going, fun, informative. I would not hesitate to recommend them to anyone: beginner, expert, and for...More

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

I can not recommend Mark at Fish Kaikoura highly enough. From our original contact Mark made recommendations on the length and nature of trip that would suit us best. We ended up booking a 2hr trip (two actually) as recommended which were perfect. Both trips...More

Thank MrsKDarwin
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Reviewed 5 April 2018

If you are looking for the BEST fishing charter you'll ever go on the definitely go with Fish Kaikoura. Mark and Peter were fantastic hosts, very friendly and helpful and we were spoiled with a wealth of local knowledge from Mark. Correspondence when organising the...More

1  Thank Adele D
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Had a great morning fishing trip with Mark and Peter. They were great company, very knowledgable, and knew the spots for some great fishing and crays. Would definitely recommend this charter company and I look forward to going out again next time.

1  Thank John O
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Reviewed 29 March 2018

Mark and Peter are very nice, friendly, helpful and professional. We wrote many email to them before this trip, they replied prompt every time, and warmly answer our questions, provided their suggestions. During fishing trip, we saw a lots of dolphins, which more than Black...More

Thank Joy Z
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Reviewed 2 February 2018

We were looked after by Mark and Peter. They have been very very friendly and thoughtful. I have been to many fishing trips and most of them were quite messy, smelly and troublesome. I would say Fish Kaikoura boat is the cleanest and most organised....More

1  Thank VictoriaWang0705
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

My wife and I recently took a fishing charter on “Fish Kaikoura” with Mark and his brother, Peter. Two others were also with us. It was winter (early August 2017) and the wind was quite strong so the water was a bit choppy. Mark expertly...More

3  Thank Floyd C
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

This is the 2 nd time we have used mark for a work trip,great captain nothing is to much trouble and really informative about the local wildlife and the area happy to share his knowledge. Can't wait for Kiakoura to get some sort of normal...More

1  Thank Nigalc
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Reviewed 8 May 2016

I booked this for a birthday gift for my partner and his friend. They had the best time and I have never heard him rave so much about anything. Came home with so much fresh fish and some crayfish. We will definitely come again- you...More

Thank Amnh28
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Reviewed 3 April 2016

My captain is called Mark, was very welcoming New Zealander, and his assistant "Greek"(not sure how to spell his name) was also knowledgeable. Thank you, you gave me positive affects about Kaikoura, NZ.

Thank mingyue s
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