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28 ft Budcat 11 seater 2 x 125 Mercury Outboards Fully Equipped, GPS, Radio, Fish Finder Full safety equipment


 

We operate out of the famous Knysna Heads in the Garden Route of South Africa


 

Experience the thrill of hooking, fighting and holding your own big fish !!!

Our vessel is a registered passenger charter vessel, has full SAMSA (South African Maritime Safety Authority) safety certificates and always has a

qualified skipper aboard. Our top class skipper has many years of experience and is very safety conscious.  We adhere to the highest standard when it comes to presenting a

clean, well equipped and safe fishing vessel. We have a 100 % safety record.


Fishing trips and chartering

The boat can be chartered exclusively. 


The trip includes a fully equipped 7 hour fishing adventure. The skipper will assist you with baiting up etc.

We pride ourselves on our customer service and we will make your experience with us as relaxing and enjoyable as possible. 



Fishing, tackle and fish species 

All the fish you  catch can be taken home to show off to the family and friends, subject to size and bag limits.


The species of fish we catch in on the Garden Route vary, depending on the season.  In summer, warm water fish are caught such as Cape Salmon and Cob.



In winter we catch cold-water fish, Hake and Red Roman amongst others.  Some species such as shark are caught all year round.


Bait :

Pilchard, chukka, octopus, small live bait.


Please be aware tat every person wants to go on a fishing trip must be in possession of a valid recreational fishing permit, obtainable at any Post Office.


We do not allow children under 14 years or without the parents.


We request however that the client is responsible for his/ her own warm clothing, windbreaker, sunscreen, food and drinks (refreshments).


  Launch Times:

We launch from Knysna in summer 05h00 and 07h30 in winter depending on the tides and weather.


It takes approximately 10 - 25 minutes to reach the fishing grounds during which time you may have the opportunity of viewing marine animals such as whales, dolphins, 

seals and penguins in their natural habitat. We fish in depths from 8m - 150 m.



  • PLEASE SUPPLY VALID SOUTH AFRICAN CELL NUMBER FOR SKIPPER

  • CLIENT CONTACT FOR WEATHER CHANGED AND LAUNCH INSTRUCTIONS

    Rate : R1000 per person /

    Min 4 pax / Max 11 pax



  • Includes all equipment & Bait


  • What must you bring?

    A fishing license

    A sun hat

    Sun block

    Your own refreshments

  • A camera

    A windbreaker or warm top

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    Please bring your fishing licenses

    /obtainable at any Post Office



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    Accommodation for Fisherman and families


    ISLAND LODGE


    Accommodation for 4 available

    8min from launch site

    ACCOMMODATION BOOKING ONLINE


    Find us on:

    Eco Afrika Tours, PO Box 99, Knysna, South Africa, 6570

    Contact t: +27 82 558 9104 (International)  /  082 558 9104 (Inside South Africa)  / Fax: 044 3840479