June has come and gone, July is nearing its end and spring has just about sprung! After a few well spent weeks in a warmer part of the continent I have returned and hit the ground running. Although it’s been very slow on the fishing front, we have certainly been busier than the rest. Our [...]
Hooked on Africa has been hauling in the Yellowtail recently! Yellowtail are an abundant fish in Cape waters, taking only 2 or 3 years to reach 1.2 meters in length and shoal in large numbers off the South African coastline Make sure you don't miss out on this awesome fighting fish! Great fun for [...]
The sardine run takes place each year, starting in about July. The small fish start down close to Cape Town and make their way up the east cost of South Africa, ending up close to Mozambique. Sardines are small. Too small to catch. But that's not why the Sardine Run is interesting to us. [...]
Hooked on Africa again looking after world class swimmer Michael Phelps in another international documentary.
Good Day All, It's been a somewhat subdued second half of the Tuna season with very few Yellowfin and no Long Fin Tuna, and apart from a few Word Class-sized Big guy (Southern Blue) it’s been dismal to say the least. I also don’t think there are any signs there i.e.(water color, temperature or [...]
Have a look at this Youtube video with last seasons celebrity guest star, marine biologist, angler and host of Animal Discovery's River Monsters tv show. In this short video clip, Jeremy tells a tale whilst he catches a ferocious, fanged, silvery fish off the coast of Cape Town, South that could be the killer [...]
Tick Tock, we have less than 24 hours to go until Tuna Time. The inaugural International Tuna Invitational hosted by Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters operating out of Hout Bay will set off during the early hours of tomorrow morning. Keep following Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters Facebook page for more info. #tuna #fishing #houtbay #capetown [...]
Good Day All! We’ve had a hectic run with big fish being the order of the day many in the 90+ KG class with one as close to that 3 figure mark we all strive for of 98.9kgs. We have an even more hectic program with Easter around the corner, then The Hooked on Africa Invitational and [...]
Yesterday we released another Hawksbill Turtle for Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town.
Getting ready this morning for the 2017 Lifesaving Champs at Camps Bay this morning, the Llandudno Surf Lifesaving Club is proudly sponsored by Hooked On Africa Fishing Charters, Reef South Africa, Kulama Wines.