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Sportfish Vanuatu

Havannah Harbour, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
+678 775 2433
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Experience is everything!

It was so refreshing to meet Russ and spend a days fishing with him on his beautiful boat. My... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2016
Mardi H
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Perth, Australia
Caught 0

Did a half hour and caught nothing except for a small bait tuna. Was so excited for this trip. Paid... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2013
Eerner
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Come and experience some of the great inshore sports fishing options Vanuatu has to offer. We are based at the Wahoo Bar in picture perfect Havannah Harbour, which is on the north west side of the island, allowing us easy access to some of the most consistently sheltered areas. We offer half day and full day charters starting from as little as 40,000vt. Maybe you are chasing a personal best or want to test your speed up against a dogtooth or GT, or you simply want to be out on the water with your family. Vanuatu has some great tasting fish, and we encourage our guests to take home a piece of their catch. Most resorts will be happy to cook your catch for you, or if you prefer you can have it cooked at the Wahoo Bar and enjoy a few cold drinks as the sun goes down. Visit our website for some great pics and keep up to date by following our latest fishing reports.
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20 Feb 2016
“Experience is everything!”
10 May 2013
“Caught 0”
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Havannah Harbour, Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu
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Reviewed 20 February 2016

It was so refreshing to meet Russ and spend a days fishing with him on his beautiful boat. My teenage sons connected with him straight away and his vast experience of fishing around the world certainly was evident. Most of all he just cared and...More

Thank Mardi H
Sportfish_Vanuatu, Owner at Sportfish Vanuatu, responded to this reviewResponded 4 August 2016

Hey Mardi, I really glad you had a fun day and it was awesome to get the boys a few fish. Thanks for the kind words and I'm looking forward to seeing you all in the future. All the best Russ

Reviewed 10 May 2013

Did a half hour and caught nothing except for a small bait tuna. Was so excited for this trip. Paid for fishing trip and went boating instead. Just unlucky I guess:(

1  Thank Eerner
Reviewed 17 January 2013

Spent half a day with Russ trolling then casting at the reef. No luck trolling but had an awesome time flicking poppers around the reefs, picking up some great fish. Definatly the best and most affordable charter in vanuatu. I recommend a full day charter...More

4  Thank JoshandSandy
Reviewed 7 January 2013

We travelled to Vanuatu in September and fished a half day with Russ. He was well prepared and very organised, we had a fantastic day which was topped by landing a sailfish :) Will be back for sure.

Thank Vanessa M
Reviewed 26 September 2012

It started off as a really nice morning. It got better because Russ is really well prepared, has quality fishing tackle and knows how to use it. The boat was perfect for a one day charter and Russ is a really nice guy to fish...More

2  Thank john l
Reviewed 24 September 2012

Spent two weeks in Vanuatu and fished with Russ on Sportfish for three full days and two half days. We targeted all available species in various locations depending on the weather conditions feeling safe and comfortable at all times. The bluewater action was amazing! We...More

3  Thank Clayton V
Sportfish_Vanuatu, Owner at Sportfish Vanuatu, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2012

Thanks Clay, was great to see you up there with some quality fish. Looking forward to seeing you again next year.

Reviewed 23 September 2012

It is always a pleasure to be in the hands of someone who knows what there doing and gets it done. We were out with Russ for a half day charter and enjoyed the whole experience from start to finish and plan to do it...More

1  Thank DJRock007
Reviewed 17 August 2012

Recently took a trip to Vanuatu and expierienced some of the best game fishing i have ever had the chance to do. We started with Russ on his Custom built 23ft centre console boat heading out chasing wahoo on some skipping Ballyhoos Russ had caught...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 7 August 2012

It is obvious Russ is a very good fisherman and was determined to make sure we had a great day fishing. A good little sports boat kept the cost of the day down, and then you finish off the day at the Wahoo Bar eating...More

1  Thank Jeremy D
Sportfish_Vanuatu, Owner at Sportfish Vanuatu, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2012

Thanks Jeremy, look forward to seeing you out here again soon.

Reviewed 23 July 2012

Last year my wife and i spent our belated honeymoon in Vanuatu. I usually go fising at least once a week, so i think my wife could tell it was killing me being this close to this amazing fishery and not having a rod. i...More

2  Thank dean s
Sportfish_Vanuatu, Owner at Sportfish Vanuatu, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2012

Dean & Cass, great to meet you both! We'll catch them next time for sure. Good luck with the babysitting and see you here again soon.

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