Author Archives: The Kingfisher

FISHING REPORT 20 APRIL ’18

The weather has given a few unexpected gaps over the last week and anglers from all facets have managed some decent fish. Please see our YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC8f8U0GjLGWFaEiUjs-n01w) for exciting videos about fish species, traces and bait demonstrations. Also see the latest newsflash on the ASFN YouTube channel (https://youtu.be/jim6Bg4ivUU). Ray’s tip: There are multiple times… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 06th APRIL ’18

The fishing has been spectacular over the last week. There have been notable catches in every facet and category of angling. These ranging from a giant marlin off Richards Bay to some sizeable trout in the TOPS Corporate Challenge.   Ray’s tip: don’t hesitate, medicate! Summer is still upon us and the flatfish and sharks… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 23TH MARCH ’18

Conditions for the next few days are not looking too great. With the sea on its head and rain forecast, it’s time to relax and take some time to organize the fishing tackle and spend time with the family. Please see the latest newsflash on our YouTube channel and hit “subscribe”, it’s FREE, if you… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 09TH MARCH ’18

This past weekend saw some spectacular Ski Boat fishing. The snoek found this weekend to be a particularly good time to eat out. Some boats recorded catches of over 10 fish per angler. Small spoons, lipped lures and fillets trolled behind backline all proved to be successful methods.   Ray’s tip: Go catch a snoek!… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 2ND MARCH ’18

The weather has been fairly favourable for all the facets over this last week and everyone has been able to get out and enjoy their favourite pastime. The sea has been flat and the sun has been out, but the reports have been slow to filter in meaning that either the guys are too busy… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 23TH February ’18

The fishing has been sublime over the last week we the arrival of the shoalies off Durban and the flatfish feeding extremely well. This has meant good fishing all-round for the ski boat and shore-based fraternities.   Ray’s tip: Since the rain has been coming down in lashings, this week’s tip is all about fishing… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 16TH FEBUARY ’18

The fishing has been spectacular over the last week in both the rock and surf as well as the offshore scene. Please see the following link for the ASFN newsflash (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JF57rHj7dJI).   As a side line note, the B Nationals and the development nationals are currently under way. Kingfisher’s own Ray Thompson is leading the… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 09TH FEBRUARY ’18

Yellow diamonds in the sky…Well Rihanna almost got it right. The diamonds are in full force in the north. Check out (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWjQIeyS-No). The wading banks are firing like a miss-firing AK47, patchy but ferocious. For a video update of what’s happening along the coast, please see the latest ASFN newsflash (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mPkhcveizQ8).   Offshore:   The… continue reading.

FISHING REPORT 2ND FEBRUARY ’18

The weather has been less than ideal for fishing over the last week but some have managed to sneak a fish or two out. Please see the video link below for some highlights from the end of January. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xr6DY-z1pMQ   Ray’s tip:   Sun protection. I am sure all of us have suffered the pain… continue reading.