M.V Wildblue – Welcome Aboard

Do you want to go fishing for just a few hours? A full day? Maybe you’re geared up for a 4-day trip to discover the Northland east coast and find the big Marlin grounds. Wildblue Charters has the comfort and capabilities whichever type of trip you prefer.

We only use the best equipment Shimano has to offer so you can rest assured that you have the best chance to land the trophy fish of a lifetime.

We fish 4kg to 37kg line weights and promote tag and release.

M.V Wildblue

Wildblue Charters use the latest fishing methods to catch your fish, including:

  • live or strip baits
  • slow jigs
  • surface poppers
  • stick baiting
  • lure fishing
  • large live bait for those blue water species, and
  • tease and switch or splash baits.

Whether you’re staying in Paihia, Russell, Opua, Waitangi, or anywhere in between, we can pick you up and drop you safely back on the wharf again after an enjoyable fishing trip.

Wildblue Charters can pick up from other ports by prior arrangement.

A Wildblue Charter is the ultimate way to experience the natural beauty of the Bay of Islands while enjoying the fishing adventure of a lifetime.

If “Wildblue” is fully booked on your desired dates we can recommend one of our charter friends to help you out. We pride ourselves on providing a number one service and will only forward our clients onto the best in the business.

Choose Your Own Fishing Adventure





Big Blue Marlin

Game Fishing – Full Day

Wildblue Charters offer full day fishing trips (9 hours) in the stunning Pacific Ocean using the latest fishing methods of lures, and tease and switch.

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Mums snapper

Snapper Fishing – 5 hours

New Zealand’s favourite fish. We fish for snapper on reefs and structured areas  using multiple methods such as Live baits Slow jigs strip baits and whole dead baits to suit the time of year and conditions.

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Kingfish Fishing – 6 hour or Full Day

Full day Kingfish/Snapper (9 hours) sole charter

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Bay of Islands Sunrise

Bay of Islands Sightseeing – Half Day / Full Day

Come and see the Bay of Islands and all its wildlife while cruising through the islands and sheltered bays. See dolphins and whales by chance, nesting bird colonies up close, visit island bird life sanctuaries and pest-free habitats.
Please call to discuss your requirements.

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