Piranha Group - Atlantis

The crew of the Piranha Group are proud and happy to help anglers enjoy the ultimate South African fishing experience. They specialize in fishing the waters of the Western Cape for nearly every fish that swims in the ocean!

Skipper Wickus Nel and his crew are committed to providing you with thrilling sportfishing action combined with a laid-back attitude. Their mission is to provide you with an exceptional fishing experience in the deep sea off the coast of South Africa.

You’ll embark on your angling adventure on board their 32’ Butt Cat sportfisher. It can handle six anglers plus the crew and has all the amenities you need for a successful day on the water. Powered by twin 250 HP Suzuki 4-stroke engines, the boat can develop a max cruising speed of 44 knots.

You’ll be treated like a member of the fishing team on board, whether you’re a novice or a seasoned pro – your enjoyment is the crew’s priority.

The crew of Piranha Group will take you after a wide range of species in the waters of South Africa like Black, Blue, and Striped Marlin, various Tunas, Mahi Mahi, Amberjack, and many others.

You will be supplied with all the necessary gear and safety equipment, though you’re free to bring your own.

Skipper Wickus and his crew are ready to take you on an angling excursion. Are you?

Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full Day Trip
    FREE Cancellation 7 days notice
    12 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    up to 6 persons
    You'll head out of port early in the morning towards Cape Point and target Yellowtail Amberjack on your way to the Tuna fishing grounds. The crew will skillfully assist you as you go after Bluefin, Longfin, Bigeye, Skipjack, and other Tunas. You can also hook up Snoek, Mahi Mahi, and other species on this 12-hour trip!

About the Captain

Wickus Nel
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
10 Fishing Reports
1 Customer Reviews
Response time 57 hours
Member since July 2015
Our mission is to provide an exceptional fishing experience for anglers who crave a deep sea fishing adventure or are in hot pursuit of big game bounty like Marlin, Tuna, and more.

About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Marlin (Black) Marlin (Black)
Marlin (Blue) Marlin (Blue)
Marlin (Striped) Marlin (Striped)

Tuna (Albacore) Tuna (Albacore)
Tuna (Skipjack) Tuna (Skipjack)
Tuna (Yellowfin) Tuna (Yellowfin)
Yellowtail Amberjack Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Butt Cat 930 Sport Fisher (Catamaran) originally built in 2014. Powered by 2 250HP Suzuki 4-troke engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 44 knots.

32 ft
6 persons

Types of Fishing

Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Fly Fishing
Deep Sea Fishing


Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System
Ice Box
Life Jackets
Live Bait Well
Multimedia System

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate


FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or reschedule your booking up to 7 days before the trip. If the captain cannot run the trip due to unsafe weather conditions, your booking can be moved to another date or canceled free of charge.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed


Book with 30% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% deposit to guarantee your reservation.
Pay remaining balance to captain
The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:
Bank Transfer

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