16 year old weighing 60kg brings in 79 kg Tuna.

Around 18 months ago, Sasha at the age of 16 weighing then only 60kg, reels in a 79kg tuna. 60kg Sasha reels in a 79kg Tuna at the age of 16 Reeling in a 79kg Tuna at the age of 16 weighing 60 takes some muscle power and mental determination. [...]

By |2018-07-23T05:50:06+00:00July 23rd, 2018|Categories: News, Yellowfin Tuna|

The Volvo Ocean Race Leg 2 to Cape Town is on its way.

The Volvo Ocean Race Leg 2, a 7,000 nautical mile race from Lisbon to Cape Town is en route. Read all about LEG2 which departed yesterday on the Volvo Ocean Race website here. Photo by: Jesus Renedo/Volvo Ocean Race Leg 2 - Lisbon - Cape Town [...]

By |2017-11-06T08:32:07+00:00November 6th, 2017|Categories: News, Volvo ocean race|Tags: |

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 to show them how it's done! Have a look at the video from last year's event. [...]

By |2017-09-04T11:05:27+00:00September 4th, 2017|Categories: Fishing on Youtube, News|

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, Neptune willing, we should be in for an early season! I think we need to mention some of our brand [...]

By |2017-09-01T13:48:05+00:00August 31st, 2017|Categories: News, The Captains Log|

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 to Mozambique. Sardines are small. Too small to catch. But that's not why the Sardine Run is interesting to us. [...]

By |2017-07-07T13:02:54+00:00July 7th, 2017|Categories: News, sardine run|Tags: |

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.   [FinalTilesGallery id='4']  

By |2017-06-12T03:31:15+00:00June 12th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

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.

By |2017-04-24T13:24:41+00:00March 30th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |