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We cover a wide variety of sea going trips, the majority of fishing trips within 30 to 60 min trip range. Based in Dungarvan Harbour County Waterford in the Sunny South East of Ireland with easy access to extensive fishing & diving grounds. We also offer Bird Watching Trips, Whale and Dolphin Watch Trips, Diving and Sightseeing Trips. We will be on board on our vessel the "AVOCA", a LOCHIN 33 and former workboat (potter) renowned for its excellent seagoing capabilities is powered by a Volvo penta TAMD 70E outputting 308hp and a cruising speed of 11 knots.The engine had a full rebuild in the winter 2012/13. The vessel currently holds a Department of Transpost P5 Licence accommodating 12 passengers. The fishing catered for: - Rough ground drifting off Mine Head and Ardmore Bay areas, where Cod, ling, conger, pollack, coalie, gurnard, pouting are regular visitors to the surface. - Wreck Fishing on one of the many WW1 wrecks located within a 14mile radius of Helvick Head, where large ling and conger are had, amongst an often other abundance of large wreck whiting, cod and pollack. - Bass fishing has proven quite popular and productive in the Dungarvan Bay Area in recent years and is provided for on request. Many varying fishing techniques prove productive. - Mackerel Trips are undertaken in the summer months when the shoals are abundant. - Uptiding in Dungarvan Bay for Bass, thornback, lesser spotted dogfish and bullhusse is also productive. Charter Rates: Full Day Boat Hire (8 hour) - €500 Half Day Boat Hire (4 hour) - €300 Mackerel fishing trip/sight seeing trip (2 Hour) - €200 Rates are inclusive of harbour departure and return. Advance Full and half day bookings will require 20
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