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Fishing in a mussel farm

There were 14 people fishing on the day of our trip and there was plenty of room for everyone. The... read more

Reviewed 25 March 2018
Pat D
Papamoa, New Zealand
Great morning of fishing

Great morning out - plenty of room, lots of fish to catch, good toilet. Skipper liked to banter... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2018
Lisa Jayne L
Nowra, Australia
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Hannafords Wharf | Te Kouma Rd, Coromandel, New Zealand
+64 7-866 7667
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Reviewed 25 March 2018

There were 14 people fishing on the day of our trip and there was plenty of room for everyone. The skipper was very helpful especially to the less experienced fisherman (and/or woman) and gave good commentary on responsible fishing. Two highlights - seeing a blue...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Great morning out - plenty of room, lots of fish to catch, good toilet. Skipper liked to banter with guests which we took as fun and light hearted. He was helpful when needing to bait up take fish off etc. You need to come fully...More

Thank Lisa Jayne L
Reviewed 19 February 2018

The mussel barge was very basic and not very comfortable but really affordable with skipper Graham and wife Lynn(?) very obliging and helpful. After seeing people on the previous sailing each coming ashore with their limit of fish we were expecting great things but... even...More

Thank DianeC380
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Had lots of fun with friends, at an affordable price. Would definatly recommend to others who would like to experience the hauraki gulf.

Thank HayleyR1087
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Emailed Mussel barge Snapper Safaris a couple of days prior for further information cost etc, They emailed back promptly and were able to provide further information took my final booking over the phone. Arrived at 6:40 am at Hannafords wharf where the skipper Darryl was...More

Thank Henare K
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We had a varied range of ages on this very family friendly cruise. Because of the mix of young and old our Skipper made a priority of finding us calm spots where we could still find some fish. As an occasional fisho I appreciated the...More

Thank PaulK6019
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Well presented and safe fishing platform. Darryl- skipper, very helpful and considerate to his customers. Very considerate attention to the collection of rubbishy to ensure items did not go overboard. We will certainly go again. The experience was wonderful- the fish are always a bonus

Thank Barriew007
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We had a great time, the fishing was fantastic. we came away with plenty of fish for the family. We did the 4pm-8.30pm trip it was the perfect amount of time. I would defiantly recommend this trip for young family's or groups of not experienced...More

Thank Willvie
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Just took 10 mates out stag do, everything a man would want before his big day. Caught truck loads of snapper had a great time. Also before the charter the lady was so good to deal with

Thank James M
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

We have done this work a few times, sometimes you catch fish sometimes you don't, that's fishing! Great crew and a stunning spot!!!!

Thank Andy B
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