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Captain Moko's Fishing Charters

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Avana Harbour, 1, Cook Islands
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Legend Captain and awesome fishing

I’ve fished 100’s charters all over the world, and Captain Moko is up there with the very best. I... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
samar s
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Terrigal, Australia
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Captain Moko charters - Don't do it

What a rip-off. My sister and I went with him - he didn't even ask our names. The most rudest... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Joan H
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Capt Moko's Fishing Charters offers you a true fishing experience! A mad passionate fisherman himself,with more years experience than he will care to admt to, he will provide you with a half day or full day fishing. His boat, Tangaroa, is a NZ Osprey and the Tangaroa is full of top class gear, Penn, Shimano, Alutecnos to help you bring your yellow fin/mahimahi/wahoo/marlin on board!
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible18%
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“wahoo” (9 reviews)
“fish” (32 reviews)
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Avana Harbour, 1, Cook Islands
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve fished 100’s charters all over the world, and Captain Moko is up there with the very best. I was so impressed I booked the boat three times in the week we were there! The captain worked tirelessly to find fish for me and my...More

Thank samar s
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

What a rip-off. My sister and I went with him - he didn't even ask our names. The most rudest, arrogant person I have ever met. Apart from that, no life jackets, The drinking water he supplied to us was obviously tap water and the...More

Thank Joan H
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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Although based in a nice location next to his restaurant on the lagoon, the trip overall was a huge disappointment. A lack of communication throughout was a fundamental problem, with the captain shouting at all three of us and telling us to manoeuvre the boat,...More

Thank jackohea
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

The captain is hard case but be prepared for some yelling and if you do anything wrong he will let you know.Not family friendly that's for sure, but being a true fisherman myself it just went in 1 ear and out the other with some...More

Thank Glenn G
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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were really looking forward to a fishing charter. We should have checked Trip Advisor. Had we done so, we would never have gone out with this very unprofessional skipper. There was no safety briefing before we left the shore. No sign of life-jackets. The...More

2  Thank tgb100
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Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Being a seasoned fisherman, owning my own boats and being on many charters I was very disappointed in this charter. My partner and I hoped for some big game action as captain Moku had talked it up a lot, to then not get a single...More

3  Thank Aussie-JMcCully
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Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

We did two trips with captain moko first trip successful second trip missed out on the strike,but to us it wasn't about that,that's fishing the whole experience was awesome being in 3500 metres of water and the water being bluey purple was awesome enough catching...More

1  Thank Jim M
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Reviewed 30 March 2017

Awesome time no thrills, straight to the point genuine fishing If you want a hands on experience this is the charter to go on

1  Thank Jordan C
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Wrong personality to be a guide. I was really looking forward to a fishing adventure in Rarotonga. I came away seriously disappointed. Captain Moko is grumpy, rude and bordering on abusive. A good guide will try to make your day memorable for the right reasons....More

8  Thank CarlEgan
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Reviewed 12 November 2016

Six of us decided to do a fishing trip and this was the one that was booked. It was an early start and first impressions were of a grumpy demeanour. This was confirmed when we cast off, some of us ordered about to get the...More

2  Thank Ian S
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