Highly experienced and enthusiastic Captain has resulted in some extra ordinary success.


The renowned seaworthiness of this Bertram Caribbean launch, coupled with the capability of its Captain resulted in some extra ordinary success.

Refurbished, winter 2008, this is a serious game launch with serious intentions!

Becky & Bill Andrew, from Barrow, Alaska caught 17 Marlin, 10 Yellowfin Tuna and 3 Mako Sharks in 12 days. Heaviest Striped Marlin 310lbs (16 marlin tagged and released).

Mike Moore from Canada was amongst the very top rankings from hundreds of boats in the prestigious Nationals Tournament 2006. 12 Striped Marlin to 300lbs and 2 Blue Marlin to 415lbs, 2 Mako and 2 Yellowfin Tuna in 8 days.

Consistent success continues with overall second place in the 2009 Nationals with 19 Marlin, including T & R of a Stripey estimated over 450lbs. Overall winner 2011, including world record Big Eye Tuna.

Game fishing trips include use of private spotter plane to increase chances of success, whenever possible.

Fishing Available

  • Other saltwater fishing

Sole Charter Day Rate

From NZ $2500.00

Additional Information

Also available from Whangaroa for extended charters



40 feet
20 knots
Kilwell International Rods and Tiagra Reels. Tackle ranges from 4kg to 37kg
2 x 265 hp Volvo Penta
1 single 4