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Jan 29, 2017
“Great charter, good buggers”
Dec 22, 2016
“Though day fishing with good result”
*SORRY WE ARE NO LONGER OPERATING THE CHARTERS* We would like to thank all our loyal customers for coming on fishing charters with us in the past. Far North Fishing Charters - Whatuhwhiwhi - Karikari Peninsula
65 Inland Road | Karikari Peninsula, Kaitaia 0483, New Zealand
+64 27 243 6900
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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

We opted for the only charter available during our stay in the Far North - early morning on New Year's Day - which made us the first customers of 2017. Colin and Mary turned up on time (clearly keen fisher-people!), and we were on the...More

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Mary P, Owner at Far North Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to post this review. Really appreciate the feedback. Pleased you had a great trip and look forward to seeing you another time.

Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Went fishing with Colin and a father with two kids. Colin likes to fish close to the beach with softbaits. The gear he is using is good Stuff. This day the Snapper had moved so we went out looking for them a bit further out....More

Thank Harm K
Mary P, Owner at Far North Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Thanks for coming out on a fishing trip with us and for taking the time to provide this review. Much appreciated.

Reviewed 29 April 2016

Awesome morning out.. fishing this area for 30years I can tell you Colin knows his stuff!!! Went for a morning Fish and easily caught our quota of 7x snapper each.. as well as 3x trivially and 8-10 Kahawai... couldn't ask for any better! If you...More

Thank Peter T
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

As a fisherman I was really impressed. Their equipment is great, skipper very helpful to less experienced fishermen, boat well decked out, and yes we caught lots of fish - snapper that day. Price less than others - who were not as good - and...More

1  Thank chitake
Reviewed 3 January 2016

We went out with Colin and 3 others,had a great afternoon and evening pity about the small fish but it is all about the great experience we had.We got some keeper's,lost some,typical fishing trip.Recommend you contact Mary and Colin for a great fishing experience.

Thank Leslie & Linda M
Reviewed 30 April 2015

Went out with Colin on April 6th. As a single fisherman, I contacted Mary ahead of time and she was able to book me on a day when only 3 other fisherman had booked or I may have been out of luck. I had a...More

Thank planetalker
Reviewed 20 April 2015

We had a great trip with Colin today. He did an excellent job teaching my son how to cast and work the soft bait. We all had fun fishing and as a bonus got to see dolphins on our way back.

Thank Nate S
Reviewed 6 March 2015

My wife and I went out with Colin and Mary a few days ago and had a great morning of non stop action. As a kiwi living in England my time back in NZ is precious and I always go on a fishing charter when...More

1  Thank KevKate111
Reviewed 13 February 2015

Went out with Colin and Mary in February 2015, Unreal experience the duo go above and beyond. Colin's experience and enthusiasm for fishing is extremely obvious as I asked to target snapper that's exactly what we did to the point it felt like I was...More

Thank adam_baillie
Reviewed 7 February 2015

Fishing off the reef or beach maybe a way to pass time and you may even catch some thing but if you really want to fish go out with Colin. Don't know much or anything about fishing, no worries he has everything on board and...More

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