Hauraki Gulf

A truly unique fishing area off the upper east coast of the North Island. Auckland’s Hauraki Gulf offers you an exciting fishing adventure through some of the most beautiful areas of NZ.


From Heritage and Reserve sites such as Kawau Island through to Great Barrier Island and the stunning Coromandel, your Hauraki Gulf fishing experience is a truly unique marine arena. Whether bait fishing, soft plastics, jigging or popper fishing,  success in this area is legendary.

Top Fish Species

  • Snapper
  • Yellow Tail Kingfish
  • Kahawai
  • Trevally

Best time to Fish

All year round.

Getting there

This truly unique fishing area is located off the upper east coast of the North Island and under an hour’s drive north of Auckland.


Auckland offers a variety of accommodation options from luxury to budget.