As put together by Charles Stewart, our fly-fishing guru.
Ruans Limpopo Carp Session Join the Fishing Pro Shop team in the nature-lovers paradise that is Limpopo. With Ruan Erasmus and colleague as he voyages out into the bush in search of those screamer carp. Carp fishing is really hot right now so you can use this informative and entertaining article for inspiration to get […]
An amazing battle between a solid estuary GT and a young Mackenzie Nel. Who is 8 yrs old only!
Divan Coetzee gets to grips with the popular Shimano Curado XG. With its wider spool for more capacity and versatility. Take it anywhere!
Ox eye tarpon one of 5 species in 1 session in the Umzimkulu Its been a helluva long weekend and we have been fishing flat out. And we, my guest Ben Scheepers and I, are so ultimately thankful, for yesterday.…
Illegal Jigging in Port St Johns continues Witnesses report 15 garrick jigged out on ONE DAY! This exact weekend! The following letter to The Sardine News is disturbing for many reasons. Firstly 15 garrick were witnessed being taken out at…
New release of Common Sea Fishes of Southern Africa by Rudy van der Elst needs your photos! We have ALL paged through Common Sea Fishes of Southern Africa by Rudy van der Elst. Published first in the 80s, this book…
First Mozambique Sailfish for Diablo I was stoked when Duarte said I could write the intro to this story. You see. Diogo aka Diablo! Well. This guy has become the fishing Devil! I mean this dude never even fished before he moved to Vilankulos and started hanging out on the islands. Now look at him! […]
Zinave National Park We have tried to make the most of these enforced holidays and weird times, and, over the past few months (that just keep on stretching), have done some amazing trips with family & friends. As children of the sea and all things piscatorial, those have mostly been up and down the coast. […]
Until July 2021, Anantara and FishBazaruto are offering extremely attractive rates for marlin fishing. Literally half price!
Ox eye tarpon dreaming in the Umzimkulu So when the photos came out, of the Happy Daze crew onboard their river cruiser down on the Kulu, hoisting a brand new very recently caught ox eye tarpon, I could hardly sleep. I have seen quite a few of these majestic fish here in the river. And […]
Fishin’s Cool at Fishing School this 2020 Fishin’s Cool at Fishing School has fired up again, this July, 2020. We are following all the rules and have therefore limited slots available. At this stage, we are offering Fishin’s Cool from 9am to 4pm, every Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. Just down from Durban in KZN, South […]
The Fishing Pro Shop’s Johan Wessels joined us for the sardine run down at the Umzimkulu Marina for a few days. This is how it went. Protea Reef included!