Enjoy Fishing in Whakatane, New Zealand on 53' Sport Fisherman
Enjoy Whakatane, New Zealand by boat! Go fishing in Rotorua on a 53' Sport Fisherman for 2700 NZD per day. Boat comes with all fishing gear, bait and tackle. We offer a great variety of trips with passenger numbers, time frames, destinations and methods to suit a wide cross section of angler preference. About Pursuit: This 53 foot craft has some impressive qualities, endearing her to all who step aboard. A large uncluttered cockpit area comes to the immediate attention of the discerning angler, as does the full walk around decks. NZ’s largest livebait tank also stands out, sometimes being confused as a spa bath! Since utilising live bait techniques has always been an integral part of our operation, this oversized tank is invaluable. An extra large fish hold capable of storing over three tonnes of ice ensures an ultra fresh catch upon your return to port – cold drinks as well! Fifty rod holders keep rods and reels safe, secure and ready to use at any time. Powered by twin 500hp Yanmar diesel engines, “PURSUIT” is capable of 22 knots although a cruising speed of 9-12 is more the norm. Her wide beam and deep draft mean she is a very stable platform to fish from. Safety Features: This boat completely conforms to all the safety standards set by the Maritime NZ (9001 certified). "Pursuit" boasts two EPIRB’s (locator beacon) and a 12 man inflatable life raft among all the other safety equipment onboard. Most trips see two fully qualified and certified skippers onboard. Navigational Aids: Well elevated in the “flying” bridge, Rick not only has an excellent vantage point but plenty of space age technology at his fingertips. Among these electronics are a 36 mile radar, dual frequency depth sounder, global positioning system, autopilot and three radios. “PURSUIT” leaves nothing to be desired when it comes to safety or fish finding capabilities. Accommodation and Amenities: Creature comforts abound inside the boats spacious accommodation. A full sized salon incorporates large dining area galley, entertainment centre and even small library. A standard flush toilet and shower grace the “head”. TV, video player and CD/tape player make “PURSUIT” feel like a floating hotel. Generous sized bunks mean eight passengers can sleep comfortably on their own. Excellent catered meals can be provided or you can bring your own food. Either way all the cooking and associated cleanup is done by the crew, leaving you to enjoy yourselves to the fullest. Price: - 2700 NZD per day for up to 15 passengers Deposit: - 1000 NZD If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.
- Captain is included.
- A captain is provided by the listing owner to host and operate the trip.
- 30 guests
- Sport Fisherman
Since 1984 we have reverted solely to sportfishing with a beginning that incorporated commercial fishing with White Island through Ranfurly Bank being the main destination area.
Features & Details
- Life jackets/required safety gear
- Fishing gear
- Fish Finder
- Wheel steering
- Bow Thrusters
- Inboard Engine
- CD Player
- Chart Plotter
- Fuel type: Diesel
You’ll get directions for the exact departure location when you make a booking inquiry.
Full refund up to 30 days prior.