Welcome To Birdwing Fishing Tours

A visit to Northland’s STUNNING Hauraki Gulf provides a lasting experience.  

The sun glistening and shimmering on the water lifts your spirits in a healing wonderful way. 
Join us on a unique boating excursion observing bays, beaches, bird life. Breathe the freshness of the ocean breeze- experience some time- out from the busy world, slow down and come in direct contact with the beauty and wonder of the natural world- it's rejuvenating!

Your transport, Birdwing, is a 8.6 m McLay alloy boat. A proven, stable design, the inboard Yanmar diesel cruises around 20 knots.  It is an excellent adventure tourism boat having a rear swimming platform. We can cater for 6 fisherman or 7 adventurers, beach combers or site-seeing tourists. You are able to customise your trip.  Kayaking may be available (wind permitting).

Our crew are mature and experienced.  The skippers are ocean sailors.  There is a toilet on board.  There is Furuno electronics and up to date safety equipment. The boat is ideal for  Small groups.

Fishing trips to Kawau Is, Little Barrier, Rakino Channel, Rangitoto and The Noises are often scheduled.



Deep water fishing for  4-6 persons. Little Barrier & Kawau Island.


Treasure Islands

Our vessel, Birdwing, is licensed by DOC and the Auckland Council to visit pest-free conservation islands and other islands in the Hauraki Gulf.

Learn More about our trips to these Islands

Visit www.treasureislands.co.nz for further information on biosecurity.












Great Barrier Island  vicinity. We have the tackle, gear  and time for success. Live bait tank on board. Overnight trips available / or see our all day outer gulf rates. Two full days fishing on overnight bookings. (Max number of overnight anglers 4) Contact us for a quote.

Ladies Fishing trips

Beginners - no problem. Let us help you learn to fish.  Rods and bait available.  Bring along your friends and enjoy a great day out.  Call for a quote  .Minimum  4 persons (max  6).


Z pier Westhaven Auckland Marina, Westhaven drive.  Parking is pay & display.

Sandspit Wharf. Rodney -  Parking on road or Pay&display, $10 per day.

Half Moon Bay. Marina carpark and boat ramp (near ferry terminal)

Marsden Cove. Marina Car Park & Boat ramp.

Omaha. Boat Ramp & Car Park.


Bring sunscreen, hat and shoes suitable for beach and rocks.  Bring a windproof  jacket if the weather looks chilly. Raincoat if needed.