Smart Fishing Charters - Skipjack

Harbour Island
Cape Town WC, South Africa

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About this listing

Boat Specs

Buttcat (Saltwater fishing) originally built in 2007. Powered by 2 150HP Suzuki engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 22 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
7 persons
Types of Fishing
Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Fishing Techniques
Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Popping
Fly Fishing
Drift Fishing
Handline
Spearfishing
Targeted Species
 
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
 
Kob

 
Marlin (Blue)
 
Marlin (Striped)

 
Shark (Blue)
 
Shark (Mako)

 
Shark (Porbeagle)
 
Tuna (Albacore)

 
Tuna (Bigeye)
 
Tuna (Skipjack)

 
Tuna (Yellowfin)
 
Yellowtail Amberjack
Description

Our experienced skippers Ron and David have owned their own vessels for the past 20 years and possess valid Certificates of competence from the South African Maritime Safety Authority and are registered with the International Game Fish Association.  They will assist in all areas of your charter, familiarizing you with safety procedures and most importantly assist in landing your catch!Owner operated, Smart Fishing Charters gives all fishermen the opportunity to land their dream fish. Be it the elusive Long and Yellow fin Tuna or the more common reef fish. Whether you’re a pro angler targeting the one that got away or a novice hoping to experience the thrill of big game fishing, we want to take you on the fishing trip of your life! Land your dream fish!

Skipjack is a 30ft Butt Cat with twin 150 HP Suzuki 4-stroke outboard motors. The vessel is extremely comfortable and offers plenty of fishing space with a walk around deck. Fitted with a private cabin and full navigational and safety equipment, Skipjack has everything required to navigate safely to the inshore and offshore fishing grounds. She can accommodate up to 6/8 anglers. Flushing toilet on-board.

Available departure points:
GORDON’S BAY |  SIMON’S TOWN |  DURBAN | HOUT BAY

Amenities
Toilet
Air Conditioning
Fighting Chair
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Fly Fishing Equipment
Bed
Flybridge
Snorkelling Equipment
Live Bait Well
Kitchen
Refrigerator
Multimedia System
Wireless Trolling Motor
Outriggers
Tuna Tubes
Spearfishing Equipment
Ice Box
Toilet
Air Conditioning
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Trip Includes
Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
When available
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Snacks
Drinks
First Mate
Fishing License
Lunch
Fly Fishing Equipment
Policies
FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 7 days before the trip date.
Pickup agreed upon reservation
Transfer to/from departure site may be available and included in price depending on your location and distance from the dock.

Other Policies 
Child Friendly
 
Catch and Release Allowed
Payment

30% deposit charged upfront by FishingBooker to guarantee your reservation. The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the captain on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Checks, Bank Transfer.

Location

  • Harbour Island, Cape Town
    WC, South Africa