located in Whitianga, New Zealand

About us

One of the oldest game fishing clubs in NZ.

Mercury Bay Game Fishing Club is the place for locals and visitors who enjoy the thrill and passion of catching (and trying to catch!) the big one in the spectacular waters in and around Whitianga and Mercury Bay.

Come and enjoy our club – individual, senior and family memberships are available.

Whether you participate in the many tournaments throughout the year or just enjoy telling some great fish tales at the club you are welcome. Regular tournaments throughout the year to cater for all ages and skill levels. The club bar and bistro open throughout the week for members to enjoy.

Our Tournaments

Ladies Blue

Kids Wharf Competition

Pacific Coast Marine Top Ten Tuna


Ladies Tournament

Tristram Marine Open

Simrad/ITM Nationals

Stabicraft Trailer Boat

Billfish Classic

Junior Tournament

Snapper Tournament

Recent News

What’s going on at the club.

FF 12th Jul

FISHING I had a few people get back to me late last weekend about their fishing trips.  Pretty much all positive news, with everyone coming home with some fish.  Mainly targeting snapper and the guys I spoke to had smaller boats so most of the fishing was done around...

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FF 28 Jun

FISHINGOnce again I haven’t received much feedback this week which is probably a reflection of how much fishing is going on.  The reports I did get were somewhat conflicting with a couple of crews struggling to get amongst the snapper even though they...

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FF 21 Jun

FISHING I haven’t heard a lot from people this week so far. What news I have heard has been pretty positive with plenty of snapper being caught. Out around the Mercury Islands has been popular but I don’t know how they’ve got on closer in around the bay this week....

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