A wide range of target species and techniques at your fingertips.
— TARGET SPECIES & TECHNIQUES —
The fishing in this region of Fiji is great all year long with different species appearing depending on water temperatures and bait. Interpreting nature and targeting the right species at the right time with the right technique sets our expert guides above the rest and puts you in the bite.
The below species of fish and fishing techniques available to the Mitaia Rua. Our guides are expert at catching all fish with all these techniques.
Jigging/soft plastic: Dogtooth Tuna, Job Fish, Spanish Mackerel, Trevally, Trout, Red Bass, Yellow Fin Tuna
Trolling: Mahi Mahi, Blue & Black Marlin, Yellowfin Tuna*, Wahoo**†, Spanish Mackerel, Trevally & Sailfish
Live baiting: Spanish Mackerel, Dogtooth Tuna & Sailfish†
Popping: GT’s, Bluefin Trevally, Red Bass, Green Job Fish, Trout, Long Nose Emperor & Spanish mackerel, Yellowfin Tuna*
Fly: GT’s, Bluefin Trevally, Mack Tuna, Skip Jack Tuna, Yellowfin Tuna*
Light tackle: Bluefin Trevally, Red Bass, Long Nose Emperor, Trout & Spanish Mackerel
Game: Marlin & Yellowfin Tuna*†
Deep drop: Ruby Snapper, Flame Tail Snapper, Spotted Grouper, Gold Band Snapper, Pomfret, Rusty Job fish & lots more bottom dwellers
* December – April fishing season
**May - September fishing season
† Only available on full day charters