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Port Tarakohe, Takaka, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great 2 days with Leigh Good boat, excellent fishing tackle and real obvious local knowledge made for a pleasant and successful experience Highly recommend

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank bobnz1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went fishing with Wildcat two years ago and had such a great time we had do it again during this trip to NZ. Leigh welcomed us back on board, it’s a great boat, there were six of us on the charter and plenty of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank VillageLady234
Reviewed 17 January 2019 via mobile

What an amazing day. Lee runs a professional set up and was extremely generous with his time. Created a really fun and positive vibe on the boat and ensured everyone had a great time. Heaps of fish caught, terakhi, snapper, blue cod, kingfish. Have been...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank I7454JOmatth
Reviewed 13 December 2018

My husband and I booked a fishing trip with Wildcat Charters and we had such a great time that we booked another one for the next day! I had booked this trip as a birthday present for my keen fisherman of a husband, and it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 21 October 2018

My wife and I had an extremely enjoyable half-day of fishing with Captain Leigh. He is very experienced and pleasant, and took good care of us. The weather and fishing were great. There were three of us on the charter. We all caught a variety...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MattWB
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic day with Leigh. He worked hard to make sure we always had lines in the water and provided everything we needed for a great day. Thoroughly recommend taking this tour. We were impressed!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank kiwiflea
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Had a great day fishing with my novice girlfriend and completely first time lucky most fish capture!!!catching blue cod, snapper,gurnard and many other species. Lee was a fantastic skipper who couldn't do enough for you and would definitely recommend a days fishing if in Abel...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 28 February 2017

First class fishing trip with Wildcat. We had a fantastic day fishing on the Tasman sea with Skipper Leigh. He was 100% on all counts. We caught over 8 species, Blue Cod, Snapper, Rass, Terakihi, shark, even an Octopus that was swiftly returned to the...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank VillageLady234
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We returned for our second charter after having such a great experience last year. On the trip out to the fishing grounds we were escorted by a large pod of Dolphins, something you don't get every day according to the skipper Leigh. We had great...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank NicholasH1590
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

A fantastic day fishing for myself and my young son. Leigh and Jack were friendly and helpful and seemed determined that we all had a good time and caught plenty of fish. Will do it again next time we are in Golden Bay.

Date of experience: January 2017
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