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.
Saturday 1st December 2018
What’s going on at the club.
FISHING Not a lot of feedback from the last week as the breeze has kept most people off the water. It’s been harder to entice snapper to take any kind of bait. Smaller baits seem to work better than large ones and movement is something else worth trying. Slowly...read more
FISHING Most feedback suggests that fishing is still a bit patchy and the high winds over the last week or so certainly haven’t helped either. There were no shortages of fish caught during the tournament last week so they’re out there just a bit more patience is...read more
FISHINGThings are really patchy at the moment with reports coming back from the same people who are catching fish on some trips but not others. Deeper water seems to be the place to be although there have been some exceptions. The wind has made things pretty tough for...read more