Indulge yourself both on and off the water with a personalised fishing getaway that combines first-class  blue water sportsfishing; all within easy reach of our unique and secluded Trees and Fishes Anglers Retreat.

The Fishing Trip

During this adventure you will be literally on the doorstep of Vanuatu’s famous Marlin Highway, Moso, Hat island and Nguna Volcano offering sport & game anglers access to a range of fisheries including canyons,FAD’s and seamounts. Based at Port Havannah, you will be fishing productive waters within minutes of boarding your vessel. For anglers chasing billfish and tuna, this trip is perfect. The waters adjacent to our Port Havannah base offer some of the best blue marlin fishing found anywhere in the world. Other species you can encounter include sailfish, yellowfin tuna, mahi mahi, wahoo and big dogtooth tuna. You also get to fish on the islands lee side making the fishing as comfortable as it is exciting.

The Experience

From the moment you arrive, you will be met at the airport and transferred in our private bus to Trees and Fishes Angler’s Retreat. Located on the secluded north west coast of Efate, our location is unique in that anglers can cover such a variety of fishing grounds within close proximity from our base. On a typical day we will have you out fishing at dawn and back to the lodge late afternoon for that well earned ale waiting for you. Then sit down to a superb meal while enjoying a few more beers or a bottle of wine while discussing strategy in anticipation for your next day.

This trip is perfect for…

  • Bluewater and Sportfishing enthusiasts wanting to fish Vanuatu with like minded anglers.
  • Anglers unable to charter the whole boat who wish to experience the simplicity of a scheduled charter.
  • Anglers wanting to experience an all round adventure including bluewater, reef, dogtooth tuna, GT’s & more.

Trees and Fishes Private Retreat

With excellent proximity to remote fishing grounds, our Trees & Fishes Anglers Retreat is a private and secluded waterfront retreat nestled on the shores of picturesque Port Havannah. Accommodation is beautifully appointed, air-conditioned, each with own private ensuite. The social hub and laid back dining area is situated right on the waters edge, with your boat stationed only a few steps away at the end of your private jetty. After each days fishing, wind down with a relaxing massage or enjoy a few well earned drinks with friends while you watch the sun setting over the turquoise waters of the Coral Sea. Dining is a highlight of your stay, with hearty cooked breakfasts each morning and 3 course dinners every evening.

Our Edgewater 32 Sportfishers

Bluewater and sports fishing on board our beautiful 32ft EdgeWater centre consoles provide a fully equipped sportfishing vessel ideally suited for up to 4 anglers. Tackle is provided including a full range of Shimano gear for gamefishing, medium and light tackle. Top of the range popping and jigging gear is provided (Replace if lost or Broken basis). Andrea Traverso & his team of guides offer genuine hospitality onboard, and we’ll customise the trip to suit the groups requests.

Getting There

You’ll fly into Vanuatu’s capital Port Vila. Our team meets you on arrival and it’s a short 35 minute drive in air conditioned comfort to Trees & Fishes, located on the pristine waters of Port Havannah on the north west coast of Efate. Direct flights from Australia are with Air Vanuatu (codeshare Qantas) aswell as Virgin, also relevant when flying from Asia. New Zealand guests fly with Air New Zealand or Virgin. US travellers look at Fiji Airways (via Fiji). European travellers connections via Australia or New Caledonia.

Itinerary: December 12th – 17th, 2016

12th December 2016

Upon arrival into Port Vila you will be transferred to ‘Trees and Fishes’ Anglers Retreat, after a warm welcome anglers have time to familiarise themselves with the lodge, prepare fishing gear & relax with a cold drink. Angler’s are comfortably accommodated in twin share cabins each with own ensuite. Excellent meals are prepared using the freshest island grown ingredients which keep anglers taste buds and energy levels up for the week.

13th – 16th December 2016

After breakfast and initial briefing from the skipper & crew, board the 32ft EdgeWater & commence your charter. During this adventure you’ll fish offshore FAD’s, pristine reef systems, underwater sea mounts and remote volcanic islands with steep cliff faces not only offering superb fishing but spectacular scenery. Target Vanuatu’s premier bluewater species including yellowfin tuna, red bass, coral trout, jobfish, wahoo and of course Vanuatu’s blue marlin.

We have many offshore FAD’s and waters for great yellowfin tuna action, which we specialise in casting poppers aswell as jigging. Other bluewater pelagics include wahoo, mahi mahi while billfish are always around. You’ll have a range of options, including catching a wide variety of tropical, pelagic & reef species, including yellowfin tuna. We can mix it up from light to heavy tackle & can tailor the fishing to suit all experience levels.

After each enjoyable days fishing you will return to Trees & Fishes where you can enjoy the evening at your own leisure, have a swim or enjoy a few cold beers before a great dinner.

17th December 2016

After breakfast & morning at leisure, a representative of Trees & Fishes will transfer you to Port Vila Airport in time for your return international flight.

Inclusions

  • Stay 5 nights twin share at Trees & Fishes Anglers Lodge
  • Continental & cooked breakfast
  • Dinners at Anglers’ Lodge
  • 4 days fishing onboard 32ft EdgeWater centre console.
  • Lunches, snacks whilst on board
  • All ground transfers
  • Tackle available**
  • Renowned guides & crew

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Trip Filled!

This expedition is tailored for up to five anglers who love exploring frontier grounds, fishing remote islands, seamounts and reefs targeting Vanuatu’s famous monster dogtooth tuna on topwater & jigs, plus big GT’s & many other trophy sport fish along the way! Tailoring the ultimate live on board vessel to each group size, each day you will immerse yourself in spectacular fishing and surround yourself with breathtaking scenery, then come back to experience 5 star service, superb meals and lose track of time in these islands far removed from civilisation and best described as a the ultimate fisherman’s playground!

A Fisherman’s Playground

Our Remote Islands, Live on Board Expeditions combines the comforts of staying on one of our big catamarans providing superb accommodation comforts while fishing duties are with our 32ft EdgeWater sport fishers. For anglers seeking the ultimate in live on board fishing trips, looking to push boundaries and explore new frontiers, this is a unique experience starting from Santo to Port Vila which very few people see, let alone fish. You’ll spend your days fishing remote untouched islands, pristine reef systems, steep island cliff faces and vast underwater sea mounts for Vanuatu’s infamous dogtooth tuna, GT’s, big pelagics & plenty more!

The Experience

Upon arrival into Santo you will be transferred by bus on to board your live on board catamaran, initial briefing from the skipper, guides & crew. 1st evening onboard, great meals are prepared using the freshest island grown ingredients which keep anglers taste buds and energy levels up for the week.

This trip is perfect for…

  • Extreme anglers looking at pushing the boundaries and wanting to fish Vanuatu with like minded anglers.
  • Anglers unable to charter the whole boat who wish to experience the simplicity of a scheduled charter.
  • Anglers wanting to discover and experience fishing for dogtooth tuna, GT’s & more.

Your Accommodation

Our 46ft catamaran “Farabuleau” is perfect for 5 single anglers offering the highest onboard comforts and access to the most remote Vanuatu islands. She balances well under sail with an easy to handle genoa. Her steering station is unique in design and quality, as is her vast and well protected cockpit. Stylish and comfortable transom steps and clean deck plan allow for easy movement around the boat. The size of the saloon has allowed the inclusion of a superb bar which separates the space. Highlight for guests is the ample covered rear social and exterior lounge area offering a superb setting and ambience for your adventure.

Our Edgewater 32 Sportfishers

Sports fishing on board our beautiful 32ft EdgeWater centre consoles provide a fully equipped sportfishing vessel ideally suited for up to 4 anglers. Tackle is provided including a full range of Shimano gear for gamefishing, medium and light tackle. Top of the range popping and jigging gear is provided (Replace if lost or Broken basis). Andrea Traverso & his team of guides offer genuine hospitality onboard, and we’ll customise the trip to suit the groups requests.

Getting There

By own arrangements, fly directly into Espiritu Santo (Flight direct to Santo via Bne available on this day). Upon arrival you will be transferred by bus on to board your live on board catamaran, initial briefing from the skipper, guides & crew.

Itinerary: 6th – 12th December 2016

1 Spot Left!

Day 1-Monday 6th December
Upon arrival into Santo you will be transferred to board your live on board catamaran, initial briefing from the skipper, guides & crew. 1st evening onboard, great meals are prepared using the freshest island grown ingredients which keep anglers taste buds and energy levels up for the week.

Fishing Days
Board the 32ft EdgeWaters & commence first full day sports fishing Vanuatu remote frontier waters. During this adventure you’ll fish pristine reef systems, underwater sea mounts and remote volcanic islands with steep cliff faces not only offering superb fishing but spectacular scenery. Target Vanuatu’s premier sportfishing species including GT’s, red bass, coral trout, jobfish, wahoo and of course Vanuatu’s famous dogtooth tuna – a species we specialise in targeting on poppers as well as vertical jigging. Trophy pelagics including yellowfin tuna, wahoo, mahi mahi while billfish are always around. After each days fishing you will rejoin the mothership at one of the secluded anchorages visited during the expedition, enjoy a swim or enjoy a few cold beers before dinner.

Final Day-Monday 12th December
Fly out from Port Vila, Vanuatu’s capital on either early morning flight to Sydney or afternoon flight to Brisbane

Trip Inclusions

  • Airport Transfers in Santo & Port Vila
  • 6 nights twin share aboard our 46ft mothership
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
  • 5 days sport fishing aboard one of our Edgewater 32 Sportfishers
  • Guide and Deckhand
  • Tackle on replace if lost or broken basis

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A once in a lifetime expedition for anglers who love exploring frontier grounds, fishing remote islands, seamounts and reefs targeting Vanuatu’s famous monster dogtooth tuna on topwater & jigs, plus big GT’s & many other trophy sport fish along the way! Tailoring the ultimate live on board vessel to each group size, each day you will immerse yourself in spectacular fishing and surround yourself with breathtaking scenery, then come back to experience 5 star service, superb meals and lose track of time in these islands far removed from civilisation and best described as a the ultimate fisherman’s playground!

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The Experience

Upon arrival into Santo you will be transferred by bus on to board your live on board catamaran, initial briefing from the skipper, guides & crew. 1st evening onboard, great meals are prepared using the freshest island grown ingredients which keep anglers taste buds and energy levels up for the week.

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  • Extreme anglers looking at pushing the boundaries and wanting to fish Vanuatu with like minded anglers.
  • Anglers unable to charter the whole boat who wish to experience the simplicity of a scheduled charter.
  • Anglers wanting to discover and experience fishing for dogtooth tuna, GT’s & more.

60 Fontaine Pajot “Rendezvous”

‘Rendezvous’ is our larger 60ft catamaran, it’s perfect for 8 single anglers offering the highest onboard comforts and access to the most remote Vanuatu islands. The Eleuthéra 60 has been designed by the internationally renowned firm of architects, Berret-Racoupeau Yacht Design, and is the result of Fontaine Pajot’s thirty years of experience in building multihulls. You will be impressed by the space on board, thanks to the wide and elegant stern and a cockpit which opens onto a superb saloon, a fully-fitted modern galley with a bar and lounge seating. Anglers stay in air-conditioned twin share cabins, each with own en suite. Highlight for guests is the ample covered rear social and exterior lounge area offering a superb setting and ambience for your adventure.

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Getting There

Fly directly into Espiritu Santo ex Brisbane. Upon arrival you will be transferred by bus on to board your live on board catamaran, initial briefing from the skipper, guides & crew.

Itinerary: Sept 27th – 3rd Oct 2016

This Trip has been filled – Booked Out!

Day 1
Upon arrival into Santo you will be transferred to board your live on board catamaran, initial briefing from the skipper, guides & crew. 1st evening onboard, great meals are prepared using the freshest island grown ingredients which keep anglers taste buds and energy levels up for the week.

Fishing Days
Board the 32ft EdgeWaters & commence first full day sports fishing Vanuatu remote frontier waters. During this adventure you’ll fish pristine reef systems, underwater sea mounts and remote volcanic islands with steep cliff faces not only offering superb fishing but spectacular scenery. Target Vanuatu’s premier sportfishing species including GT’s, red bass, coral trout, jobfish, wahoo and of course Vanuatu’s famous dogtooth tuna – a species we specialise in targeting on poppers as well as vertical jigging. Trophy pelagics including yellowfin tuna, wahoo, mahi mahi while billfish are always around. After each days fishing you will rejoin the mothership at one of the secluded anchorages visited during the expedition, enjoy a swim or enjoy a few cold beers before dinner.

Final Day
Fly out to Sydney or Brisbane from Port Vila, Vanuatu’s capital.

 


Trip Inclusions

• Airport Transfers in Santo & Port Vila
• 6 nights live on board accommodation aboard Rendezvous
• Breakfast, lunch and dinner daily
• 5 days sport fishing aboard 2 x Edgewater 32 Sportfishers
• Guide and Deckhand
• Tackle on replace if lost or broken basis

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Don’t take our word for it

Fantastic trip with 5 star, fishing, crew, accommodation and meals. An excellent way to kick off one of the “bucket list” items. Sensational way to spend a week. We will definitely return.

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Chris & Darren Ryan Australia

Amazing fishing, food and staff. Jeanine is amazing. We will be back.

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Kim & Richard Frizell Broom – Australia

Indulge yourself both on and off the water with a personalised fishing getaway that combines first-class  blue water sportsfishing; all within easy reach of our unique and secluded Trees and Fishes Anglers Retreat.

The Fishing Trip

During this adventure you will be literally on the doorstep of Vanuatu’s famous Marlin Highway, Moso, Hat island and Nguna Volcano offering sport & game anglers access to a range of fisheries including canyons,FAD’s and seamounts. Based at Port Havannah, you will be fishing productive waters within minutes of boarding your vessel. For anglers chasing billfish and tuna, this trip is perfect. The waters adjacent to our Port Havannah base offer some of the best blue marlin fishing found anywhere in the world. Other species you can encounter include sailfish, yellowfin tuna, mahi mahi, wahoo and big dogtooth tuna. You also get to fish on the islands lee side making the fishing as comfortable as it is exciting.

The Experience

From the moment you arrive, you will be met at the airport and transferred in our private bus to Trees and Fishes Angler’s Retreat. Located on the secluded north west coast of Efate, our location is unique in that anglers can cover such a variety of fishing grounds within close proximity from our base. On a typical day we will have you out fishing at dawn and back to the lodge late afternoon for that well earned ale waiting for you. Then sit down to a superb meal while enjoying a few more beers or a bottle of wine while discussing strategy in anticipation for your next day.

This trip is perfect for…

  • Bluewater and Sportfishing enthusiasts wanting to fish Vanuatu with like minded anglers.
  • Anglers unable to charter the whole boat who wish to experience the simplicity of a scheduled charter.
  • Anglers wanting to experience an all round adventure including bluewater, reef, dogtooth tuna, GT’s & more.

Trees and Fishes Private Retreat

With excellent proximity to remote fishing grounds, our Trees & Fishes Anglers Retreat is a private and secluded waterfront retreat nestled on the shores of picturesque Port Havannah. Accommodation is beautifully appointed, air-conditioned, each with own private ensuite. The social hub and laid back dining area is situated right on the waters edge, with your boat stationed only a few steps away at the end of your private jetty. After each days fishing, wind down with a relaxing massage or enjoy a few well earned drinks with friends while you watch the sun setting over the turquoise waters of the Coral Sea. Dining is a highlight of your stay, with hearty cooked breakfasts each morning and 3 course dinners every evening.

Our Edgewater 32 Sportfishers

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Getting There

You’ll fly into Vanuatu’s capital Port Vila. Our team meets you on arrival and it’s a short 35 minute drive in air conditioned comfort to Trees & Fishes, located on the pristine waters of Port Havannah on the north west coast of Efate. Direct flights from Australia are with Air Vanuatu (codeshare Qantas) aswell as Virgin, also relevant when flying from Asia. New Zealand guests fly with Air New Zealand or Virgin. US travellers look at Fiji Airways (via Fiji). European travellers connections via Australia or New Caledonia.

Itinerary: July 18th – 23rd, 2016

18th July 2016

Upon arrival into Port Vila you will be transferred to ‘Trees and Fishes’ Anglers Retreat, after a warm welcome anglers have time to familiarise themselves with the lodge, prepare fishing gear & relax with a cold drink. Angler’s are comfortably accommodated in twin share cabins each with own ensuite. Excellent meals are prepared using the freshest island grown ingredients which keep anglers taste buds and energy levels up for the week.

19th – 22nd July 2016

After breakfast and initial briefing from the skipper & crew, board the 32ft EdgeWater & commence your charter. During this adventure you’ll fish offshore FAD’s, pristine reef systems, underwater sea mounts and remote volcanic islands with steep cliff faces not only offering superb fishing but spectacular scenery. Target Vanuatu’s premier bluewater species including yellowfin tuna, red bass, coral trout, jobfish, wahoo and of course Vanuatu’s blue marlin.

We have many offshore FAD’s and waters for great yellowfin tuna action, which we specialise in casting poppers aswell as jigging. Other bluewater pelagics include wahoo, mahi mahi while billfish are always around. You’ll have a range of options, including catching a wide variety of tropical, pelagic & reef species, including yellowfin tuna. We can mix it up from light to heavy tackle & can tailor the fishing to suit all experience levels.

After each enjoyable days fishing you will return to Trees & Fishes where you can enjoy the evening at your own leisure, have a swim or enjoy a few cold beers before a great dinner.

23rd July 2016

After breakfast & morning at leisure, a representative of Trees & Fishes will transfer you to Port Vila Airport in time for your return international flight.

Inclusions

  • Stay 5 nights twin share at Trees & Fishes Anglers Lodge
  • Continental & cooked breakfast
  • Dinners at Anglers’ Lodge
  • 4 days fishing onboard 32ft EdgeWater centre console.
  • Lunches, snacks whilst on board
  • All ground transfers
  • Tackle available**
  • Renowned guides & crew

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Tropical Sportfishing Adventure January 2016

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This getaway is to our idyllic Trees & Fishes Anglers Lodge, so you’ll experience first hand the fantastic location, food and service of our base, in addition to fishing for a wide range of species including yellowfin tuna, wahoo, dogtooth, GT’s, mahi mahi, red bass, coral trout & more… The Fishing Trip During this adventure […]

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Join this tour for a great week away, targeting the schools of sailfish which congregate off Kuala Rompin, a unique fishery offering shots at dozens of sailfish each day!

Calm waters, a plentiful fishery and an adventure suitable for anglers of any experience. The fishing is during peak sailfish season and offers anglers the opportunity to catch these visually spectacular, acrobatic speedsters! Our join a group program is ideal for solo’s or a few mates to join a crew, making it a great value and fun trip for all.

The number of sailfish you see working the surface is incredible, but the bite often comes from the fish you don’t see. Casting lures, drifting baits, missing strikes and pulling hooks is all part of the fun. Rompin is a destination with plenty of opportunities to refine your angling skills.

Itinerary October 12-17th 2015 – Hurry limited spots!

12th October 2015

Arrival into Singapore, after the group meets at the airport, our team will accompany you on the journey up to Rompin, making it an easy and stress free trip. Depart Singapore approx 1pm departure for 4 hour van transfer north. Accommodation is at Lanjut Golden Beach Resort, Kuala Rompin, Malaysia, for 5 nights stay, twin share rooms.

13-16th October 2015

4 days guided sportfishing for Rompin’s famous sailfish. Each day you will be collected from the resort and board your vessel for the run out to the grounds. Here you will use techniques including live baiting, trolling and popper casting to target numerous sailfish in the calm, warm waters.
The abundance of sailfish available is such a drawcard to fishing this Kuala Rompin Sailfish Adventure. It’s common here to have multiple hookups, free jumping fish, and dozens of shots at fish each day.

17th October 2015

After breakfast our team will transfer you back to Singapore, stopping for lunch en route. Arriving back to Singapore for an evening flight or overnight stay as required.

Trip Inclusions

  • 5 nights twin share stay at Lanjut Beach Resort, Rompin Malaysia, with breakfasts
  • 4 days guided sports fishing
  • Lunch, drinks and snacks whilst on board
  • Experienced guides
  • All transfers ex Singapore

Package Price: AUD$2750.00 per angler (based on 3 anglers per boat)

Package Price: AUD$3990.00 per angler (based on 2 anglers per boat)

*Prices are a guide only and may be subject to change. Terms and Conditions apply. All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars AUD.

**Rods, reels & tackle are not provided.

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