boat side onWelcome to Waters Edge Charters Whitianga

Skipper / Craig Donovan is the Licensed owner / operator who has been running charter boats for the past 15 years out of  Whitianga. Craig has lived and fished for over 46 years in the area.

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A fishing boat converted especially to cater for day, dive and fishing trips. An easy boat to fish from , with plenty of room for fishing and storage of gear, dive bottles etc. Wheelchair friendly. Protection from all weather elements.

Randel 48ft
32ft covered deck
DSC01593Cruise speed 14 knots
Two showers
Flush Toilet

Surveyed for 20 passengers plus 3 crew
Surveyed East Cape to North Cape

Departs Whitianga Marina Z PIER


Sport/Salt Water Fly Fishing
Bottom Fishing
Fishing tackle and bait supplied.

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Well equipped for all your requirements.
Huge deck space with lots of storage for bottles and gear.
Fold down boarding platform.
Oxygen on board.

Experience the beautiful scenery Mercury Bay has to offer.
View Hahei Marine Reserve, Cathedral Cove, Hot Water Beach and the Islands of Mercury Bay . View the abundant bird life or stop off for a swim.

(Prices by arrangement)
Corporate Outings
End of Year Functions

Waters EdgeBBQ Evenings (large BBQ on board)

School Trips
Conservation Groups

Tea and Coffee supplied
Catering can be arranged

We specialise in half, or full day trips.
Over the summer months, trips depart daily, the price is based on a per person basis.


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All charges quoted in NZ dollars.


Any trip designed for your needs !