Makaira Game Fishing Charters

John Llannes Blue Marlin Catch and Release GT popping yellow fin tuna wahoo walu

Let’s Go Fishing with Makaira Resort

Boat and Equipment: The C-A-Fare was built in 2019.  Custom Built Fiberglass by Islander boats that offers versatility for all angling techniques.  Length Overall 33 ft or 10.5 meters-  Beam: 12 ft. or 3.75  meters.  Semi below deck enclosed cabin includes a V-Berth and Head.

Engine, Electronics, gear, and Safety- 2019   4 stroke twin 250 hp Yamaha.  Electronics include GPS, Depth recorder and Fish Finder.  Meets all USCG safety regulations. Equipped with gear for big game fishing. Your Captain, John Llanes holds a 100 ton Master license for 40 years, has run charter operations for 45 years on some of the planets hot fishing spots and in Taveuni for the last 15 years. Fishing is his passion and the perfect choice for all anglers for a fun day of fishing.    

Fishing Grounds- Pristine and abundant waters surround your home base of Taveuni, Fiji. All the various prime fishing habitats are here and begin five minutes after launching, opening up to a vastness of virtually virgin fishing grounds in every direction for every type of angling technique. .  For the reef fisherman who enjoys casting there is Giant Trevally, Blue Fin Trevally, Barracuda, Walu, and Dogtooth Tuna .  Bring your own light tackle, popping, jigging and spear fishing gear.   We support the release of all Trevally, Biilfish, Sharks and endangered species and have released in excess of 4,000 GT’s.  

Stop Wishin’ and Start Fishin’

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Coastal Fishing

Within five minutes of setting out into the Somosomo Straights your exciting day of fishing begins. Under the expert guidance of our experienced captain you’ll experience an action-packed day. Depending on the time of year and your preference you may well catch Black Marlin, Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Wahoo, Mahi-mahi, and Yellow Fin Tuna. Reef fisherman can cast for Giant Trevally, Blue Fin Trevally, Barracuda, Walu, Dogtooth Tuna and more. Our fishing guides know-how and passion make us the perfect choice for the serious coastal fisherman. Fishing Seasons. Most tropical game fish species are caught here year round

We have two boats to fit your desire for affordability or luxury. Enjoy our 23ft Fijian center console (60hp, without toilet, limited shade) or our 25ft Imported Robalo dual console (300hp, with toilet, ample shade, range 200 to 300 miles with a 10% fuel reserve).

Tel: +679-806-4762