Author Archives: The Kingfisher

FISHING REPORT 30TH AUGUST ’19

The annual Kingfisher Shad Competition has begun (as of the 1st of August). This competition runs for the months of August and September. There are amazing prizes for each month so get your spoons and sardines and get an early entry in! First prize is a Daiwa BG 5000 spinning reel, loaded with 30lb Daiwa… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 16TH AUGUST ’19

The annual Kingfisher Shad Competition has begun (as of the 1st of August). This competition runs for the months of August and September. The competition is for the three biggest shad weighed in at any of the Kingfisher branches. The shad must be fresh and not frozen. There are amazing prizes for each month so… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 9TH AUGUST ’19

With some perfect weather and idyllic sea conditions, the last week has seen lots of fishing and plenty fish. Let’s hope it holds up for the weekend…Please remember to leave the areas that you fish in a better condition than when you got there. Take a few moments to pick up some litter and take… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 2ND AUGUST ’19

Seven months have come and gone, and the year is starting to pick up speed. The sardines have all but disappeared but there are still fish being caught and many exciting competitions on the go. Please remember to leave the areas that you fish in a better condition than when you got there. Take a… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 26TH JULY ’19

The weather and sea have been up and down but there have been fish. The sardines have gone quiet but they are still out there…somewhere.   Ray’s tip: Water temperature   Water temperature is a big factor in the life of fish. Water temperature determines more than just areas of warmth and cold. Different species… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 19TH JULY ’19

The initial madness of the sardines has settled down a bit. The sardines are still moving past but the bulk of the action is taking place in the deep.   Please remember to leave the areas that you fish in a better condition than when you got there. Take a few moments to pick up… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 12TH JULY ’19

The sardines have dominated any fishing news for the past few weeks. The fishing has been a bit quiet, but the action should heat up very soon. Please remember to leave the areas that you fish in a better condition than when you got there. Take a few moments to pick up some litter and… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 5TH JULY ’19

Sardine! Sardine! Sardine! The little silver morsels finally made a showing on the KZN coast. The first official net being pulled by Daiwa ambassador Jace Govendor. Check out https://youtu.be/wKjSeIx-JVQ     Ray’s tip: Tackle up right. If you are targeting blacktail, then a 7ft rod is more than adequate. When you are targeting sharks, you cannot… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 28TH JUNE ’19

The Kingfisher is having their Annual Birthday Sale on the 28th and the 29th June only, get a massive 20% discount on all products (Excluding bait and items that are already on sale). This offer is valid in all of our branches: Tackle Centre, Old Fort Road, Durban Pietermaritzburg, 105 Victoria Road Warner Beach, 2… continue reading.