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Address: Westhaven Drive | Westhaven Marina, Z Pier, Berth Z-27, Auckland 1011, New Zealand
Phone Number: +64 9-444 7710
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Megabites Fishing Charter is an Auckland Fishing Charter company that...

Megabites Fishing Charter is an Auckland Fishing Charter company that provides recreational saltwater fishing trips departing from Westhaven Marina in Auckland. We have fast, clean and comfortable charter boats for all our fishing charters in Auckland.We are located in the heart of Auckland city and it would be convenient to get on a fishing trip especially if you are a tourist and looking to get on some fishing action!

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Auckland Fishing

Caught a whack of red snapper along with 2 ocean salmon. Darell did a great job showing me the ropes. Best to fish with at least 4 people to get as much bait in the water to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 March 2016
DavidBraithwaite
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Mulmur, Canada
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Mulmur, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

Caught a whack of red snapper along with 2 ocean salmon. Darell did a great job showing me the ropes. Best to fish with at least 4 people to get as much bait in the water to attract as many fish as possible.

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Thank DavidBraithwaite
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2016

Darell did not disappoint again. Was here last year with family and we did 3 charters again. He took us out and moved to ensure we caught our fish which we did. Was very helpful in fishing for kingfish which was extremely enjoyable for all 4 of us. Will return AGAIN next year and call Darell. Have fished charters in... More 

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Thank Paulroumel
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Another great day on the water.Darell organised a first class day weather was beautiful and he found the fish. We fished and got a bucket load to take home. Thanks for a terrific day

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Thank Keithm2014
Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2015

Thanks Darrell ... we had a fantastic experience on your charter on 18 November 2105. Your boat, gear, and the humour you created throughout the day added to a memorable days fishing on Auckland harbour and surrounds. The location you took us to yielded some great catches including my 16lb / 70cm snapper, Jonathon is still dreaming about the ones... More 

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Thank Scott A
Auckland, New Zealand
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015

I'm a regular client for Darell and have been a loyal customer for about 3 years taking my warehouse crew out on about 10 trips and all outings have been successful. Darell's a fantastic skipper to be on the water with sharing knowledge as well as demonstrating experience and we are constantly leaving with very full chilli bins which makes... More 

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Thank ASCOLOUR
Auckland
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2015

Three of my work colleagues and my nephew went out on a charter one afternoon as we were limited time.I originally thought it was to short a time to get a good catch on board.Darrel managed to land us on a great spot and some of the boat landed some good numbers.Personally i need to improve.It was a great charter... More 

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Thank NelsonNicholson
Hamilton, New Zealand
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

A group of six if us went out with skipper Darrel on his 9.2m boat LegaSea for a seven hour charter targeting snapper with the hope of the odd kingfish too. Unfortunately the sea conditions were not ideal but Darrel was still able to get us out the back of Waiheke, near the Noises, and put us straight onto fish.... More 

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Thank MattCurrie
Auckland Region, New Zealand
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

My son bought me a gift voucher with Darell on Megebites. I am not a seasoned fisherman and have been out just a few times. Darell really went that extra mile to make all of us comfortable even to the extent of making up our traces. He spent all of his time helping us when we brought up fish. He... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2015

Darrel threw us an awesome, exciting trip - highly highly recommended! He definitely knows his stuff and put us right onto fish - we changed spots 3,4 times and every time good-sized fish start biting within 10 min. The result is obvious, everybody other than my group of 3 (1st time and 2nd time on a charter boat) caught their... More 

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3 Thank cz46
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2015

To all keen anglers out there......just a few words re my fishing experience as well my work mates experience with Darell, Megabites Fishisng Charter Ltd. I ve been with many fishing charters in the last 10 years, but from my experience going out with Darell in his boat is A+. Darell's fishing knowledge and experience is such you always come... More 

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