PNG Mothership

Fish for: Spanish Mackerel, Giant Trevally, Yellowfin Tuna, Marlin, Ruby Snapper, Mahi Mahi, Dogtooth Tuna, Green Jobfish, Rosy Jobfish, Sailfish, Wahoo, Black Bass, Spot Tail Bass

Avail Seasons: March – November

Location: West New Britain, Papua New Guinea

Recommended stay: 6 Days, 7 Nights

Accomodation: Luxury Mothership

Other activities: Cultural activities,
Wildlife (including crocodile) Spotting

Pricing: From $9800pp – 6 days / 7 nights

Ultimate fishing adventures on the incomparable Ultimate One!

Discover the Ultimate One, a 72-ft custom-built vessel designed for specialized charters, fishing trips, exploratory journeys, cultural expeditions, and private charters for up to 6 anglers. Your 7-night charter explores the remote reefs and river systems of New Britain Island. Equipped with a game fishing chair, it’s ready for battles with Blue Marlin, with Dog-tooth Tuna and a seemingly endless variety of other species add to the excitement.


Tailored expeditions include:

Ultimate Black Bass: Explore prime river systems for trophy Black and Spottail Bass. 

Ultimate Black & Blue: Combine Black Bass and Blue Marlin action in a single trip. 

Ultimate Deep Blue: Venture to volcanic islands and atolls targeting Giant Dog-tooth, GT’s, Sailfish, Marlin, and various tropical reef sport fish. 

Ultimate Holiday: Immerse yourself in local culture, visit white sandy beaches, explore volcanic islands, and dive into the pristine reefs of Kimbe Bay. Connect with locals and experience PNG’s natural beauty.

In an exciting new PNG offering, Baia lodge expands the horizons of Bass and Bluewater fishing with its latest addition to the fleet, the extraordinary Ultimate One. In a region where roads are scarce, and the sea is the only pathway to uncovering hidden gems, the Ultimate One provides you with the ultimate sportfishing and live-aboard experience.


A 70-foot luxury haven, with extended range capabilities, all the latest electronics for offshore expeditions, and a cruising speed of 25 knots. The Ultimate One is not merely a boat; it’s your gateway to uncharted territories, a vessel perfectly designed for those looking to explore untouched waters in luxury.


Equipped with a game chair and outriggers, the Ultimate One is perfectly equipped to chase blue marlin and sailfish. And for those seeking the ultimate fishing challenge, why not aim for both a Niugini black bass and a blue marlin in the same remarkable journey? We are geared up and ready to turn this dream into your reality!


Recent exploration has already uncovered new river systems teeming with black and spot-tail bass. But the adventure doesn’t end there. Further offshore, we’ve discovered reef systems that boast giant dogtooth tuna, giant trevally, wahoo, yellowfin tuna, sailfish, marlin, and an array of tropical reef species.


Join the Ultimate One, where every journey  promises unparalleled fishing experiences and amazing untouched ecosystems. Not just embarking on a fishing trip; you’re embarking on a journey of discovery, excitement, and memories that will last a lifetime.

 What’s Included:


– Airport arrival transfers to and from hotel accommodation

– 7-night accommodation on the Ultimate One with air-conditioned rooms

– 6 full days of fishing excitement

– Chef-prepared meals and snacks

– Experienced fishing guides

– All amenities on board

– Fishing vessels equipped for your angling needs

– Fishing gear hire for a hassle-free experience


What’s Not Included:


– Alcoholic beverages (BYO accepted)

– International and domestic airfares (Flight arrangements can be made by us)

– Fishing lures (Available for sale)

– Travel insurance for your peace of mind


Prepare for the ultimate fishing adventure with Fishabout Tours and the incomparable Ultimate One. Book your expedition now and redefine your fishing journey!

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