55' Head Boat Fishing Charter in Moeraki, New Zealand
Moeraki offers some of the best sea fishing in the South Island with consistent weather and fishing conditions. Species targeted include: Blue Cod, Perch, Trumpeter, Terakihi and Groper (in season). The Sirocco operates under the New Zealand Safe Ship Management Policy, (MSA No 106118) and carries all safety and navigational equipment including echo (depth/fish) sounder, radar and GPS. It has a full survey with life jackets and life rafts for 20 passengers. The 55-foot ex-Western Australian Crayfishing boat was built in 1989 by Sea Chrome Marine, Fremantle. It's 700-horsepower Fiat engine provides a cruising speed of 14 knots and a maximum speed of 20 knots. The 33 foot deck area allows plenty of space for anglers. Dive ladder. On-board toilet. Bar-B-Q. Comfortable cabin. Charters leave from Moeraki for 5-6 hours fishing - Summer (Oct-Mar) departures approx 6:30am - Winter (Apr-Sep) departures approx 7:30am Accommodation available at "The Lodge" There are many species we might land Refreshments are available on board - feel free to bring your own too There is a barbecue cooked during the trip PRICES - $ 25.00 - per person, per night - Individual Bookings - $130 per adult (depending on the trip) - fishing gear (if required) - $10
- Captain is optional.
- You decide if you would like to book with or without a captain.
- 20 guests
- Head Boat
Welcome to Sirocco Fishing Charters at Moeraki Moeraki offers some of the best sea fishing in the South Island with consistent weather and fishing conditions. Species targeted include: Blue Cod, Perch, Trumpeter, Terakihi and Groper (in season). The Sirocco is powered by a 700HP Fiat engine. She cruises at 14 knots and has a top speed of 20 knots giving you a fast comfortable cruise to the best fishing spots.With a length of 55ft and a 17ft beam, we have 33ft of deck space for your comfort. We are fully certified for up to 20 passengers and comply to all MSA requirements and top class Alvey fishing gear is available for hire if you need it. Sirocco Fishing Charters have been chartering out of Moeraki since 1999. In September 2014 Sirocco Fishing Charters changed hands to Richard and Chris Hanrahan. Our deck hands have many years experience, will help you take your catch off the hook, and fillet your fish ready for you to take home or cook when you have landed. They will also prepare refreshments for you at sea on the on-board BBQ. AccommodationSirocco Fishing Charters can also provide accommodation at "The Lodge" for up to 20 people. Sleeping arrangements are bunks and you need to bring your own sleeping bag/duvet and towels. Full self catering kitchen facilities are available. Great lounge and BBQ area for the whole team to relax in after a hard days fishing.
Features & Details
- Fishing gear
- Galley Stove & Oven
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Wheel steering
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 5 days prior.