The September 2018 Captain’s Log

WELL WINTER HAS COME and GONE, SPRING has SPRUNG  with the occasional COLD FRONT still bringing much needed RAIN, BUT those TUNA’S are just around the corner. OK so we went out earlier this week and CRACKED it, 40 good size LONGIES all 20kgs PLUS THE BIGGEST 30.6kgs All that’s needed now is a [...]

By |2018-09-28T13:20:20+00:00September 28th, 2018|Fishing|

Great fishing weather is on the cards – Book your fishing charter.

After a lashing of winter cold fronts, the harbour has been rather quiet and tourists flock to find the warmth and sun elsewhere. The good news is, great fishing weather is on the cards for the next couple of days into early next week. Very little wind and minimal swell make for perfect fishing [...]

By |2018-07-04T10:47:26+00:00July 4th, 2018|Fishing, yellowtail|

Yellowfin Tuna Charter in Cape Town – The Turks come out to play!

Recently we had some great guests from Turkey who came out on a tuna fishing charter with us in Cape Town. Take a look at some of the pics and this absolute beauty of a tuna at 89kg! Book your charter here now!

By |2018-03-13T13:15:06+00:00March 13th, 2018|Fishing|

The Volvo Ocean Race Leg 2 Full Steam Ahead Towards Cape Town

The Volvo fleet all close together, have started to turn and want to ride the cold front heading towards Cape Town. It's going to get hairy at times so put on your helmets on and watch this one play out. Check out yesterday's live footage here.  

By |2017-11-18T04:12:46+00:00November 17th, 2017|Fishing|

A Tuna Fishing Trip with Hooked on Africa

By Julien Fievez  Leaving the Hout Bay harbor at the crack of dawn is an experience in itself, enough to convince you that Cape Town is where you belong, and your day only gets better from there. If you’ve never been tuna fishing before, you should know that it is not like any other kind [...]

By |2017-11-02T14:15:56+00:00October 30th, 2017|Fishing|

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 will be travelling to Turkey next week for the Alacati Tuna Tournament. Watch this space for news [...]

By |2017-09-26T08:24:00+00:00September 26th, 2017|Fishing|