With Ultimate Charters, you can experience “once in a lifetime” fishing in the Hauraki Gulf, Coromandel, the Far North, and beyond, all while being treated to excellent hospitality and breathtaking surroundings.
In addition to traditional fishing charters, we also offer island exploration tours, harbour cruises, and multi-day excursions. Your day (or days) on the water with Ultimate Charters will be unforgettable because of their fleet, expertise, and attentive service.
Ultimate Charters offers “once in a lifetime” charter fishing trips amidst the breathtaking Hauraki Gulf landscape and the warm hospitality of our crew.
Ultimate Charters offers the vessels, captains, and knowledge to provide a memorable fishing adventure for anglers of all skill levels and groups of up to 40 people. You can choose from half-day inshore trips for a taste of fishing or full-day charters that venture deep into Auckland’s stunning Hauraki Gulf (from Great Barrier Island to Coromandel and everywhere in between) to chase gannet and dolphin work-ups while fishing for big Snapper and hard-hitting Kingfish.
There is no better way to spend a day than on one of our several “Island Explorer” tours, which include sightseeing and fishing on some of the most stunning islands in the Gulf.
Offshore for 1 to 8 pax
Charter time: 8 or 10 Hours
Price: Peak Time From $1600 October to April
Price: Off Peak from $1300 September to May
This is an exclusive long-range, high-speed fishing charter for you and your friends to target work-up fishing! Heading deep into Auckland’s stunning Hauraki Gulf, towards anywhere from Great Barrier, Coromandel and everywhere in between, you will be chasing work-ups with big snapper and hard-hitting kingies the target species!
More often than not these work-ups attract dolphins and sometimes even breaching whales to view along the way!
This exclusive eight or ten hour charter will cater to your private group so the plan for the day is designed with you!
What is the Ultimate Charters difference? We go out for as long as it takes, and as far as it takes to deliver the best fishing experience for you and your group.
Charters depart from Westhaven at 7am
Offshore for 1 to 6 pax
Charter time: 8 Hours
Price: Peak Time From $1800 October to April
Price: Off Peak from $1550 September to May
A very achievable day trip from Auckland, we reckon the magical Mokohinau Islands should be on all fisherman and adventurers bucket list!
Explore this stunning place and target different species from the inner Gulf
This is an exclusive long-range, high-speed charter for you and your friends to target XL snapper and Kingfish, Maomao and Grandaddy Hapuka in one of the best fishing spots on the planet! Or simply get out there to soak in what we reckon is the most stunning group of islands in the Hauraki Gulf!
Departing Omaha Boat Ramp, we will have you out among the action fast, ready to enjoy a magic day of fishing and/or exploring.
Charters depart Omaha at 7am and will return to Omaha at around 3pm. These trips are for private groups up to 5-6pax
Price includes upto 20 pax additional charge for extra pax
Charter time: 6 or 8 Hours
Price 6 Hours: Peak Time From $1650 October to April (6 hours)
Price: Off Peak from $1600 September to May (8 hours)
Have a large family, work group or bunch of friends you’d like to get together for a fish and cruise around the Waitemata Harbour and inner Hauraki Gulf? Our flagship vessel for large fishing charter groups, Koru is a versatile fishing and cruising machine!
Koru is perfectly set-up for large group fishing charters with ample fishing space (suitable for up to 25 people fishing at once) on the lower deck, plus a great upper deck to kick back, relax and enjoy Auckland’s stunning backyard!
Throw in the large BBQ, practical kitchen space, and our friendly crew, and you truly have the best option available for a large fishing charter group in Auckland!
Inshore Fishing for 1 to 8 pax
Charter time: 4 or 6 Hours
Price 4 Hours: Peak Time From $1100 October to April
Price 4 Hours: Off Peak from $950 September to May
If you are short on time, or want to keep costs down, booking a private inshore charter allows you to explore the Hauraki Gulf and take in some incredible fishing without travelling too far.
This is an exclusive fishing charter for you and your friends to get out and explore the inner Hauraki Gulf, and test yourself against the healthy and famous snapper population (as well as other bonus species)!
Auckland is blessed to have such an amazing back yard and amongst other wonderful sights and sounds, more often than not you’ll come across pods of dolphins plus the odd whale from time to time.
More information will be included in your confirmation email.