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Target Fishing Charters

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Corner of Marsden and Williams Road, Paihia, New Zealand
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A Great Day Great Time

I sought Target Charters out online before leaving Australia Ross the owner /captain promptly... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mark M
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Adelaide, Australia
Kingi Charter

Went out fishing 2nd day of 2018. Got picked up at the dock 6am. It was a beautiful morning after... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2018
lcho2015
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Corner of Marsden and Williams Road, Paihia, New Zealand

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I sought Target Charters out online before leaving Australia Ross the owner /captain promptly booked the charter and sent the relevant information back to me.Ross also contacted us the day prior to make sure that all the arrangements were correct. Meeting was easy we meet...More

Thank Mark M
Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Mark thanks for taking time to write a review very much appreciated. What an awesome couple you were great day good fun and plenty of fish on both charters. It’s a pleasure to take you out and have an enjoyable time and give you...More

Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Went out fishing 2nd day of 2018. Got picked up at the dock 6am. It was a beautiful morning after the rain on New Year’s Day. We saw dolphins too and caught some mullets as life baits. Ross took us to Cape Brett. My partner...More

Thank lcho2015
Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Thank you very much for review. Kingis are a lot of fun to fish for and they do put up a great fight. So pleased you and your partner got to experience that and enjoy the beautiful water in the Bay of Islands. That was...More

Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We only made up our mind to jump on a charter boat in Paihia a couple hours before this trip started. The skipper and his assistant are very helpful. Even though my girlfriend has never really done any serious fishing, they still taught her with...More

Thank Sheldon W
Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2018

Thank you so much for your great review. It’s all about the experience and our crew always endeavour to do that for the customers. Sounds like you both had lots of nice fish to take back and enjoy. Always very happy to have you back...More

Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Ross runs a good business. I was holidaying in Kerikeri for 5 days and thought I'd try to get out on the water with my brother in law. I realised that this may not be possible as it was winter and it may be difficult...More

Thank Weasl
Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

Thank you so much for your review it is much appreciated. We will always do our best to get people out on the water and catch a fish. So pleased your enjoyed your experience and caught a variety of fish on the charter Ross &...More

Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

We booked in the day prior for a king fish 6hour fishing charter. The day started early at 6.30 were we promptly were taken out to the bay to catch the bait- this was great fun in itself. Not long after we were taken out...More

Thank Ebony A
Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2017

Thank you Ebony for your review and its great to hear you had a great experience on board Target and even though the fishing was hard we are happy to know you enjoyed your day and were well looked after

Reviewed 7 November 2016

While we didn't catch any fish while out for a half day it was still a really nice day. The crew were really nice. I liked that they baited your hooks for you because it meant our fingers didn't get all stinky (you could do...More

Thank Michele T
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Thank you so much Trent and Sam for a great day out you looked after us superbly.The fish was beautiful. Unfortunately there was a slight accident at the start whereupon the owner was not interested in the slightest when he saw us off at the...More

Thank janzaway
Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2016

Hi Jan many thanks for your review and certainly respect your comments regarding the incident prior to departing and can assure you that has now been addressed. We also apologise if you thought that that the Owner did not show concern. Please rest assured that...More

Reviewed 24 March 2016

its not often that u can fish next to a tourist attraction and catch good size fish and some of those fish were personal bests but target charters did just that for of us. Ross trent and especially shane were awesome. some of the boys...More

1  Thank georgew620
Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

My 13 year old son and I took an afternoon Snapper trip and were not disappointed. Ross & Shane made sure we targeted some great spots and hit the water fishing as soon as we stopped. Nothing was too much trouble and they gave great...More

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Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 12 January 2016

Thanks for taking the time to review. We are happy to hear you and your son enjoyed your afternoon and got a nice feed of snapper to take home for dinner. So pleased we were able to get you out on the water.

Reviewed 2 January 2016

We made a reservation with this company before we left Canada two weeks before the actual date. The day of the reservation we emailed the charter company at 7 am to confirm the location of departure for our 2pm snapper fishing trip and no one...More

1  Thank Susan C
Kaylablack, Owner at Target Fishing Charters, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2016

In response to the above I would like to make the following comments. Regarding your comment "didn't follow thru" we find this unjustified due to the fact that on the 17 December 2015 we responded by email to your original email and asked you to...More

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Poppet417
11 July 2015|
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Response from Kaylablack | Property representative |
How there and thanks for enquiry. Gove Ross a call on 0274 983323 and he can give you the information you need. Many thanks
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