Auckland Fishing Charters (About us)

"Aucklands Fishing Charters" Sandspit Snapper Fishing Charters is a Family owned and operated company which is based in Auckland's North Shore. Our boat "Playin Hooky is situated in Warkworth and operates out of the the Sandspit Wharf.


Sandspit is a easy 45min drive North  from down town Auckland on state highway 1. See map for details.

Nick is a fully qualified Maritime New Zealand skipper and a very, very experienced professional fisherman. He is also a very good free diver who currently holds NZ records with the most recent being a 213kg Blue Marlin off the back of the Great Barrier.


Nick was a member of  the NZ Fly Fishing team where he competed in the Australian Oceania champs in 2005 and won both the individual and team Gold medals, so of course Salt water Fly fisherman or women are more than welcome to join us. (Special Charters available for this option).


Nick also spent 7mths touring and Fly fishing the Alaskan rivers for King Salmon etc. He has also been fishing and diving recently in Thailand, Australia and Rarotonga. 


Sandspit Fishing Charters (Auckland Fishing Charters) also recently had the pleasure of having the guys from the New Zealand Fishing Magazine on-board for a full day charters to the Mokes (as seen in their September issue) Nick is extremely well known and respected for his fishing skills,catch results and fun attitude in the industry.


If you're after a fantastic and enjoyable day out on a Auckland Fishing Charters fishing or Free Diving trip then look no further.


Don't miss out make a Booking Now on-line with Auckland's no1 Fishing Charter!


Please come join Nick aboard "PLAYIN HOOKY"  for a fantastic fishing adventure and a fun day out on the water. 


 This is truly an Auckland fishing charter not to be missed!!