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.
Labour Weekend Snapper Tournament
Saturday 20 October 2018
What’s going on at the club.
FISHING Not really much change from last week’s report. It seems to be a hit & miss with people going out and having no problem catching good size snapper then two or three days later not having any success at all. There are some reasonably good reports about fishing...read more
FISHING Once again, some very mixed reports. There are still some people going out and catching plenty of good size snapper well over the 50cm mark but other, experienced fishers not having much luck and/or being plagued by juveniles. Remember to try not to catch...read more
FISHING There’s still some good fishing out there and a good weather forecast for the weekend should see the boat trailer carpark get a good workout. There hasn’t been a lot of joy for people fishing around the river mouth but further out into the bay people are...read more