Fishing Down South

Based out of Kei Mouth, Fishing Down South is your ticket to a memorable time on the water.

Capt. Paul aims to tailor every trip to your specific needs, so let him know what you’re after! Depending on the trip and species, you’ll be using techniques like light tackle, heavy tackle, bottom fishing, trolling, big game fishing, jigging, spearfishing, and spinning. You’re looking at 8-hour trips, where you’ll usually go after the likes of Yellowtail Amberjack, Shad, Tuna, Musselcracker, Leerfish, and Kob, depending on the weather and time of year.

Your boat for the day will be a 19’ Butt Cat that fits up to 3 anglers at any one time. All rods, reels, and terminal tackle are included in the price so you can focus on what really matters, fishing.

Please make sure to buy a valid fishing license ahead of time. You can keep anything you catch, as long as it’s legal to do so.

Book your trip now and hit the water with Fishing Down South.



Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Shared trip
    Bottom Reef Fishing
    Low rate deposit non-refundable
    8 Hour Trip, starts at 7:00 AM
    $837
    Come experience the best bottom reef fishing in South Africa, in the heart of Transkei. Lots of species including the famous Copper Steenbras that live here can reach great sizes, up to 50kg (110 pounds).
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About the Captain

Paul Love
Kei Mouth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
ID & License verified
Member since July 2022
My father was a commercial fisherman, so I learned all the fishing tricks and tips from him. The first word I said when I was a kid was "fish." I love the ocean, it's my playground, and I'm happy to share my knowledge with my customers.

About this listing

Targeted species

Bonito Bonito
Dolphin (Mahi Mahi) Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Geelbek (Cape Salmon) Geelbek (Cape Salmon)
Kob Kob

Boat specs

Butt Cat (Center console) originally built in 1990. Powered by 2 70HP Yamaha engines.

Length
19 ft
Capacity
3 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing

Fishing techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Spinning
Jigging
Spearfishing
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

GPS
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait

Cancellation policy

Deposit non-refundable

If it is unsafe to travel, you may still cancel free of charge or change the date(s) of your booking.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 30% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 30% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

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

FAQs about Fishing Down South

Fishing Down South offers the following trip to customers:
  • ZAR 7,000 per person - Bottom Reef Fishing (8 hours)

When you book a trip with Fishing Down South, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Fishfinder
  • Live Bait Well

Trips booked with Fishing Down South include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Live Bait

Fishing Down South offers the following types of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing
  • Nearshore Fishing
  • Offshore Fishing
  • Reef Fishing

Fishing Down South offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Light Tackle
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Trolling
  • Spinning
  • Jigging
  • Spearfishing
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Fishing Down South include:
  • Bonito
  • Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
  • Geelbek (Cape Salmon)
  • Kob
  • Leerfish (Garrick)
  • Musselcracker
  • Shad
  • Tuna (Yellowfin)
  • Yellowtail Amberjack