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Hooked on Africa at Alacati, Turkey for the fishing competition

October 6th, 2017|0 Comments

Checking out the sights, sounds, beers and boats before the competition at Alacati, Turkey yesterday.

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Birdlife South Africa, Hooked On Africa and The Birds

October 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on Birdlife South Africa, Hooked On Africa and The Birds

Hooked on Africa headed out this week for the training of future observers for BirdLife South Africa This provided excellent opportunity for pelagic photography. #birdlife #conservation #training #forthebirds  

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Monster Tuna at the Teos Tournament

September 26th, 2017|Comments Off on Monster Tuna at the Teos Tournament

Check out this 295kg Tuna caught at the Teos Tournament in Turkey this weekend! Team Shamu showing their skills!   The team thought they had a victory in the bag with this 147kg beauty!   [...]

Hooked on Africa Invited to Alacati Fishing Tournament 2017

September 4th, 2017|Comments Off on Hooked on Africa Invited to Alacati Fishing Tournament 2017

Hooked on Africa is taking part in the Alacati International Fishing Tournament 2017 in preparation for the Tuna Masters! Our Owner and the Finest Tuna Captain in South Africa, has been invited once again [...]

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August Captain’s Log

August 31st, 2017|Comments Off on August Captain’s Log

Good day all Spring has sprung, the south Easter has come and the way this year’s flying, it’s almost done! The tuna are just around the corner. In fact, some were taken in mid-August so, [...]

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July CAPTAIN’S LOG

July 26th, 2017|Comments Off on July CAPTAIN’S LOG

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 [...]

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Catch Yellowtail with Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters

July 17th, 2017|Comments Off on Catch Yellowtail with Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters

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 [...]

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The Annual Sardine Run

July 7th, 2017|Comments Off on The Annual Sardine Run

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 [...]

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Michael Phelps swims with Hooked On Africa during a documentary in Hout Bay

June 12th, 2017|Comments Off on Michael Phelps swims with Hooked On Africa during a documentary in Hout Bay

Hooked on Africa again looking after world class swimmer Michael Phelps in another international documentary.    

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APRIL CAPTAIN’S LOG

May 16th, 2017|Comments Off on APRIL CAPTAIN’S LOG

  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) [...]

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River Monsters Jeremy Wade Fishing for Snoek with Hooked On Africa

May 3rd, 2017|Comments Off on River Monsters Jeremy Wade Fishing for Snoek with Hooked On Africa

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 [...]

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Less than 24 Hours to Tuna Time

April 24th, 2017|Comments Off on Less than 24 Hours to Tuna Time

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 [...]

Captain’s Log – March 2017

April 10th, 2017|Comments Off on Captain’s Log – March 2017

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 [...]

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Hawksbill Turtle Released

March 31st, 2017|Comments Off on Hawksbill Turtle Released

Yesterday we released another Hawksbill Turtle for Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town.

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Llandudno surf lifesaving club is proudly sponsored by Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters

March 30th, 2017|Comments Off on Llandudno surf lifesaving club is proudly sponsored by Hooked on Africa Fishing Charters

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.

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Captain’s Log – February 2017

March 6th, 2017|Comments Off on Captain’s Log – February 2017

Good Day all, January has come, February has gone and March is upon us. On the fishing front it’s been 2 busy months with few fish, but March has started with a bang, with a number of decent [...]

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