Hunting and fishing in one of the worlds most pristine places.
Not only can you enjoy the exciting fishing TAKAPU is renowned for, but you can do so in comfort and with your coffee (or can!) beside you in virtually any sea conditions.
We specialise in 7 day charters from Chalky & Preservation Inlet, fishing for Groper & Blue Cod, Diving for Crayfish, Scallops and Hunting for Red Deer.
The M.V. Takapu is one of New Zealand’s well-known charter fishing vessels has undergone extensive modifications which include the installation of the very latest navigation systems and the fitting of a hull mounted anti roll stablilzers. The remarkable success of the new stability factors means that the Takapu can now be regarded as one of the best sea boats on the New Zealand coast.
The Takapu is equipped with a dive compressor, dive platform, boarding ladder, full size shower, toilet, tenders 5 metre inflatable and 6 metre tinny (both equipped with outboards), fishing rod, reels & tackle, weight belts, dive bottles and full galley facilities. A cook with all meals included. Combine all these features with the opportunity to dive, shoot, or fish Fiordland and have the makings of a “Never to be forgotten wilderness experience”
Come and experience some of the best fishing areas in New Zealand from the comfort of a well equipped vessel.
Recently Duncan Garner completed one of his Bucket List items by taking a charter with Takapu Charters. Take a look at what he thought of his trip here.