We appreciate how tough it can be for you to balance your fishing passion with the holiday interests of your partner. Now you can both combine a great fishing adventure, be pampered, enjoy superb dining and experience a range of attractions while staying at our Trees and Fishes Anglers Retreat. On this adventure target both inshore and blue water targets including yellowfin tuna, mahi mahi and marlin around offshore FADs or sailfish and wahoo inshore. Add red bass, coral trout, a taste of dogtooth tuna and GT’s, there is plenty on offer. You’ll also have the opportunity to experience a range of fishing techniques, including jigging, popping and trolling.
On this trip you’ll get to fish aboard our U.S. built EdgeWater 32 Centre Console Sport Fishers which offer the perfect platform for casting and jigging. The EdgeWater 32 are the biggest boats in it’s class, offering unrivalled space and comfort for up to 2 couples. For larger groups, multiple boats are available. The twin 250hp Yamaha 4 strokes will get you to the fishing grounds fast, maximising each fishing day. The unsinkable, sea going capability is unmatched offering you a soft comfortable ride. There are enough rod holders and storage for all your tackle, and ours, so no tripping over gear.
Indulge yourself both on and off the water with a personalised fishing getaway combining first-class blue water sport fishing with true island hospitality and superb dining, while staying at our Trees and Fishes Anglers Retreat. Upon arrival, we will transfer you in our private bus for the leisurely 40 minute drive to Trees and Fishes Angler’s Retreat. On a typical day, enjoy a gourmet breakfast prior to heading out on the water. Return to the lodge late afternoon for a well earned ale waiting for you back at the bar. Then sit down to a superb 3 course dinner while discussing strategy in anticipation for your next day.
Vanuatu is 3.5 hours flying from the east coast of Australia and Auckland New Zealand. Getting to Vanuatu is easy and affordable thanks to the great range of inexpensive flights operated by Virgin Australia and Air Vanuatu. Direct flights are available from Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne and Auckland to Port Vila, with connecting flights available from the majority of Australian capital cities. For those travelling from the U.S. there are direct flights from Fiji with connections to Los Angeles. Ask us to advise the best flight schedule to work with your tailored itinerary.
Upon arrival into Port Vila International airport you will be met by one of our Ocean Blue team members. After all luggage and tackle are loaded, enjoy the scenic 40 minute drive to Trees and Fishes Anglers Retreat. You will be met by your host who will brief you on the experience you’re just about to undertake. After the completion of formalities, sit back, take in the breath taking scenery while enjoying your favourite beverage. You will be served canapes prior to your gourmet sit down dinner. Raise your glass to the marvellous week ahead of you at this evening’s welcome reception. Please ensure your flight into Port Vila arrives before 16.00.
Meals included: Dinner
Enjoy a cooked Breakfast, served from 7am. Board your vessel @ 7.50am for an 8am start. After a quick safety briefing you’re off to the fishing grounds. Main inshore species will include coral trout, red bass, bluefin trevally, giant trevally and dogtooth tuna. Offshore you’ll encounter yellowfin tuna, wahoo, mahi mahi, sailfish and marlin. Experience a combination of casting, jigging and trolling. Our guides will assist you every step of the way no matter your level of experience. At days end we’ll have you back to Trees and Fishes by midday for that well earned ale waiting for you at the bar. Sit back, relax, enjoy an afternoon swim. This evening experience tonights set gourmet dinner while discussing tactics in anticipation for the next day.
Meals included: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Enjoy a cooked Breakfast, served from 7am. Enjoy your last morning at leisure swimming or snorkelling or relaxing in the cascading pool. You will be transferred late morning for the scenic drive back to Port Vila airport for your departure.
Meals included: Breakfast
Itinerary is a guide only and is subject to change based on weather, fishing conditions, guest experience levels and angling preferences.
We appreciate how tough it can be for you to balance your fishing passion with the holiday demands of your partner. Now you can both combine a great fishing adventure, be pampered, enjoy superb dining, while staying in at Trees and Fishes. Experience great light tackle sportfishing for both inshore and bluewater targets. A weeks allround adventure can take in a variety of locations and fishing techniques, including jigging and popping for yellowfin around offshore FADs, casting for mahi mahi or working around the many inshore islands sailfish. Add the dogtooth and GT’s and there is plenty on offer when sports fishing Vanuatu with us.
From the moment you arrive, you will be met at the airport and transferred in our private bus for the leisurely 40 minute drive to the secluded Trees and Fishes Angler’s Retreat. Our location is spectacular and unique in that anglers can cover such a variety of fishing grounds within close proximity of our base. On a typical day we will have you out fishing after a gourmet breakfast and back to the lodge late afternoon for that well earned ale waiting for you back at the bar. Then sit down to a superb meal while enjoying a few more beers, champagne or a bottle of wine while discussing strategy in anticipation for your next day.
For non fishing partners, start your experience with an aromatherapy massage or day spa treatment, then for something at sea level perhaps our private snorkelling tours with island visits and champagne picnic lunch! There is always kayaking from our own private beach, or simply choose losing track of time on a waterfront sunbed or poolside lounge. Complimentary transfers run into town each day for some shopping or visiting the colourful growers markets. Out team can assist with arranging any number of tours and activities during your stay. Let us create your ideal experience, whether a relaxing time away, honeymoon, anniversary or island adventure with a group of friends.
Fish on your choice of our Edgewater 170 or EdgeWater 32 Sportfishers. Both vessel types are the biggest boats in their class offering unrivalled space and comfort. The Yamaha 4 strokes will get you to the fishing grounds fast, maximising each fishing day. The unsinkable, sea going capability is unmatched offering you a soft comfortable ride. There are enough rod holders and storage for all your tackle, and ours, so no tripping over gear. 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 on all our adventures. Our team of guides are renowned professionals experienced in the art of sport fishing and we’ll do all in their power to make sure the tide of catching fish turns in your favour.
Trees and Fishes Anglers Retreat is a private and secluded waterfront lodge, offering a spectacular remote location right on the fishing grounds. Accommodation is beautifully appointed, air-conditioned, each with their own private ensuite. The social hub and laid back dining area is situated right on the waters edge, with your EdgeWater 32 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.
Villa Luca is is your luxury sanctuary nestled in between lush tropical gardens and the coral sea beyond. The villa’s extravagant size, facilities and balinese inspired layout make it an ideal choice for couples holidaying together as well as the perfect venue to celebrate your birthday milestone, anniversary or any special event.
Villa Luca offers indoor and outdoor living, surrounding a massive swimming pool. Relax by your pool or down by our own private beach or spend lazy days reading your book in the alfresco lounge area. The media centre offers cool respite in air-conditioned comfort while you enjoy a coffee or an afternoon of sport on the big screen.
Gather with friends at the end of the day and enjoy your 3 course meal cooked by your personal chef in the enormous poolside dining pavilion. Experience our beachside dining areas catering for casual nibbles, romantic dinners and long lunches. Enjoy one of our special cocktails, ice-cold beers or a glass of wine while taking in our spectacular sunsets.
The Villa is offered exclusively and suits groups of couples travelling together. Four spacious individual bedroom pavilions accommodate up to 4 couples. All pavilion bedrooms offer walk in robe, large en-suite bathrooms and outdoor garden baths. All bedrooms are both fan cooled and fully air-conditioned, furnished with king bed, day bed and lounge seating.
Discover the splendours of Villa Luca, your private luxury sanctuary.
There’s nothing better than sitting down with a group of friends recounting the days events over a great meal. Dining is a vital part of our ingredients here at Trees and Fishes Anglers Lodge. When staying and fishing with us you’ll enjoy our renowned gourmet breakfasts and three course dinners each evening while taking in the Retreat’s spectacular setting. You will dine on fresh local fish caught daily by our own boats, enjoy organic meats, fresh fruit and vegetables, specially prepared for you by your host Angele, Jeanine and our local team. Compliment your dining experience with a great selection of Australian, New Zealand, French and Italian wines, local and imported beers, spirits and cocktails.
We recommend choosing Air Vanuatu which offer daily flights from Australia, New Zealand, Fiji and New Caledonia. From the moment you step on board, you’ll be greeted with the friendliest smiles in the Pacific. Enjoy a full service Economy and Business Class including inflight entertainment, meals and bar service. You’ll also fly on a brand new state of the art Boeing 737-800 aircraft. A perfect way to start your experience with us. Ask us to advise the best flight schedule to work with your tailored itinerary.
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What a wonderful holiday! Great food, service and hospitality! Plenty of fishing stories & memories to take home. Compliments to Ocean Blue & Trees and Fishes for making this an amazing holiday! Looking forward to coming back!
We had a fantastic experience. Service here at Trees and Fishes was beyond our expectations and the fishing was great too. It was an unforgetable trip with many great memories. Thanks Ocean Blue and to the Trees and Fishes team. We will be back!