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What a great few hours. Ian and Jude run a great business.
Met them at their place where you are put on the boat and driven to the ramp and launched into the water.
Ian's passion and knowledge of Kaikoura is outstanding. He is a...More
Easy to book via phone.
Friendly and enthusiastic.
Easy parking and transfer onto the water.
The electric fishing reels make fishing in deep water easier.
Caught perch and lobster.
Heartily recommend this charter
Ian our host was really friendly and he clearly knows a lot about the area and the sea. We caught lots of lobsters and fish and I really like it that Ian is very careful about protecting the environment at the same time. Ian really...More
We love the fishing trip the most, it is the high light of our entire trip in South Island, we went fishing on a cloudy Sunday, only three of us booked on that day, we are very luck having Ian to take us on this...More
We went with our five year old son and we simply every moments of the fishing trip.
Skipper Ian is super kind and sincere in helping us fulfill our wishes and MORE😄
For beginners like us, it was indeed a breeze using the electrical reels...imagine...More
Had a great fishing trip with Ian on his boat off the Kaikoura coast. Six novice anglers. After being given the safety briefing, we took off to pull up a Cray-pot and we were taught the importance of keeping the crayfish sustained in Kaikoura and...More
This is not just a fishing charter. We saw whales, dolphins, seals, sharks and albatross up close. We caught so many fish and were lucky enough to take home a crayfish each as well! Ian looked after us like royalty. We never got our feet...More
From start to finish the service was very friendly and helpful. I went with my wife who has never been fishing before and was anxious about getting sea sickness so she was offered sea legs and was well looked after through out the charter. These...More
We went out with Peter and Ian after deliberating over a couple other charter boats, best decision we could have made. Awesome hospitality, fantastic service and guaranteed to catch a fish. We took my 9year old son and he enjoyed it thoroughly (might have had...More
If you are looking at experiencing some amazing NZ fishing, then look no further than South Bay Fishing charters.
From booking your charter, to stepping off the boat at the end of the trip, this company is simply top notch. I have taken trips with...More