Raoul De Villiers after 28 years in the fishing tackle industry, the last 15 with The Kingfisher, has finally decided to retire at the end of November.
Mike Philip from The Kingfisher had this to say The quality of service Raoul has offered our customers, his total commitment and loyalty to The Kingfisher has been exemplary, Raoul will be irreplaceable
Up until the bad weather and heavy rains we have experienced, fishing here was pretty good with a number of fish being caught but now is the wait for cleaner sea conditions. Last weekend saw very strong
Terry Nel from Tackle Net in Port Edward reports that as with the sea, a number of fish including kingfish, sea pike, perch and rock salmon have been taken from the estuaries here until the dirty water arrived from inland. Jet Ski fishermen are eagerly waiting to take part in the huge competition on the 10th and 11th of December here and a record number of entries are expected to take part and be a part of history as the record is broken for the number of entries into such a competition. Not to mention the fabulous prizes up for grabs to. Dorado would be targeted as there is a very distinct colour line out at sea at the moment.
Well done to Rudolph Scheepers who landed a lovely tiger shark of +/- 150kg this weekend. Rudolph was using the Kingfisher Poseidon Heavy HMG rod, an excellent fish from the beach.
The results of the Postal Annual Meet held at Salt Rock this past weekend have been posted on the
Ski Boat fishing has also stepped up a notch and a lot of Ski Boaters focus has now changed to game fish as dorado, couta and a variety of other game fish have already been accounted for. The main area at the moment is obviously the deep reefs off
The Xmas Classic is taking place next Sunday 4th December in the
Registration takes place on Saturday 3rd December from 10h00 at Stella Canoe Club, next door to Fynnlands. You register, had your toy in and collect your goody bag and T-shirt. Skippers briefing is at 16h00, at the briefing you will be given the rules and contact numbers for the marshals. Our valued sponsors will be down on the day showing off their products and wanting to get to know you.
There is a flea market, Jumping Castle for kids, live music, DJ, food stalls, a great pub, Red Bull ladies Bar, and plenty of lucky draws taking place all day, bring your wives, kids, girlfriends and girlfriends kids. Just dont bring your wife and girlfriend at the same time!
On Sunday, lines in at 05h00 and lines up at 11h00. Marshals will be on the water way before the comp starts so dont take a chance. Prize giving is at 14h30 at Stella Canoe Club. Tight Lines and have fun.
The Kingfisher is having their massive annual sale. The items on sale include samples, seconds, demo items, end of range as well as a number of great specials. Dont miss out on this one. This sale ends on the 4th December
The trading hours of The Kingfisher over the festive season are as follows:
Mon Fri. 8:00am 5:00pm
Sat. 8:00am 1:00pm
FESTIVE SEASON TRADING HOURS, SUNDAYS & PUBLIC HOLIDAYS: 4th, 11th, 16th, & 18th of December as well as the 2nd January 2012, 8:00am 1:00pm.
There is some great new fishing TV shows that are now being aired on DSTV.
1) ASFN premiers on Mondays on Super Sport 6, channel 206,
19:30 to 20:00.
2) Free Spool Angling premiers on Thursdays on Super Sport 5,
Channel 205, 19:00 to 19:30.
3) Hier Gaan Ons Alweer premiers on Fridays on KykNet, channel
111, 18:00 to 18:30.
For the latest KZN fishing news presented by O.J., tune into East Coast Radio at 5.40am Monday – Friday.
Any info about fishing, fish caught or competitions in your area please send to firstname.lastname@example.org or fax 031- 368 4007.