Vanuatu GT Popping

New for 2013, Vanuatu Drive Out Mothership, Trip Profile & Itinerary!

Most anglers dream of a remote tropical expedition offering world class sportfishing & untapped big fish potential. The central Vanuatu islands & surrounding waters are rich habitats that have been ‘just out of reach’ until now.

With a focus on popping & jigging for the biggest of reef dwellers, such as XOS dogtooth tuna, GT’s, monster coral trout, wahoo and much more, we now have all the ingredients to make this fishery accessible, and comfortable.

Fishing Vessels: On this trip you’ll spend your days fishing on our 2 x 32ft Edgewaters ‘Al Dente’ & ‘Azzurra’ exploring Vanuatu’s remote islands, untouched reefs, deep sea mounts & bluewater currents for a variety of hard hitting tropical sport and game fish. Powered by twin 250’s, these centre consoles will get you to where you want to be.

Our mothership is an immaculately presented Fontaine Pajot, Eleuthera catamaran, ‘Rendezvous’. It’s 60ft length & massive beam offers huge social & living spaces. 8 anglers stay in 4 twin share cabins, each with own ensuite. The main social area is the huge rear deck space which offers sit down dining area. Carefully prepared meals and great hospitality are managed onboard by our first class team, so you’ll have all the comforts and hospitality required for your expedition through the Vanuatu islands. Discover remote islands and untouched fishing grounds with this superb vessel as your base.

Day 1

Arrive into Port Vila Vanuatu, (most Australian flights arrive 2-3pm local time) transfer to Port Havannah to board vessels and head out to fish the afternoon / dusk dogtooth bite! First night onboard ‘Rendezvous,’ settle in for a great dinner, drinks and warm hospitality onboard.

Fishing Days

Anglers fishing onboard 2 x 32ft centre consoles, while the mothership makes passage further into the island chain. Target a variety of species from yellowfin tuna, wahoo, mahi mahi and giant trevally. If jigging is your thing then massive dogtooth tuna, coral trout, jobfish and red bass will test your will and tackle. The big dogtooth tuna fishery in these islands is very exciting. Targeted with good results on topwater poppers & jigs by our expert team.

After a big days fishing you will regroup with the mothership at one of the secluded anchorages for a relaxing evening, great meal & few cold refreshing drinks.

Final Day

On your final morning of your charter arrive back to Port Havannah to wrap up a truly unique adventure. Transfer back to the airport in time for international flight home.

With the stunning mothership providing all the comforts for the week, you’ll have the ultimate accommodation & fishing platforms at your disposal. It doesn’t get any better than this!

Ocean Blue is offering this adventure commencing July 2013, all 3 vessels are available for groups to sole charter, view more. Solo’s or smaller groups can simply join onto one of our Scheduled Trips, these trips will cater for 8 anglers, 4 anglers fishing each boat. For $4695 per angler to fish untapped waters, this expedition is exceptional value!

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    1. It was a great experience to read about this Trip really lovely pictures….Hope you had a great trip at Vanuatu Mothership Itinerary!Thanks for sharing your story

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