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

Labour w/e Snapper Tournament

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 15 Mar

FISHINGNo fishing news this week as Alan is away, but listening to the radio a few marlin are being hooked but being dropped.  Yesterday there were 3 T & R Striped Marlin and 1 T & R Shortbilled Spearfish recorded. STABICRAFT TRAILER BOAT TOURNAMENT This...

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FF 08 Mar

FISHING There’s some excellent fishing at the moment in our area and we’ve had plenty of opportunity to get out there amongst it.  In the last week we’ve had broadbill, blue marlin and striped marlin all at the weigh station at some stage.  They’re also doing very...

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FF 01 Mar

FISHING Alan is away fishing so hopefully he will return with some great fishing tales……  NZ OFFSHORE POWERBOATS Racing for the Whitianga round is on Saturday, please be mindful of their presence when you’re in the bay or using the boat ramps. They are holding their...

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