Shumwari Charters - Undercover

Wilsons Wharf
Durban NL, South Africa

Shumwari Charters is based out of Wilson Wharf in Durban, a city famous for its port and rich fishing industry. They offer deep sea and bottom fishing trips as well as sea cruises and private functions aboard their boats, Shumwari 111 and Undercover.

Undercover is a 30 ft Lee Cat Catamaran that is powered by two 250 HP Suzuki 4 stroke engines. The boat is CAT B registered to travel up to 40 nautical miles from the shore, and she is fully rigged for offshore fishing, with a live bait well, outriggers, and Garmin GPS, sounder, and VHF radio.

The company aims to give you the best possible fishing experience and supply the highest quality tackle on board by Shimano and Finor. They run deep sea and bottom fishing trips, targeting game fish such as Mahi Mahi, Yellowfin Tuna, Yellowtail Amberjacks, Marlin. and Snappers.  Bottom fishing offers a variety of red fish ie Soldiers, Englishmen and Slinger, a variety of Cob species and Grouper.

Catering (lunch packs) and refreshments can be provided on request.

Everything you will need for a fun day of fishing is supplied by the charter operation who look forward to showing you the fantastic fishing available in Durban Harbour and beyond!


Select date to see available trips and rates:

  • Private trip
    Full day - game and bottom fishing
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    10 hours trip
    US$ 737
    up to 12 persons
    We tailor the trip to the clients requirements and the time available.
  • Private trip
    8 hours game and bottom fishing
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    8 hours trip
    US$ 589
    up to 12 persons
    We tailor the trip to the clients requirements
  • Private trip
    6 hour game or bottom fishing
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    6 hours trip
    US$ 442
    up to 12 persons
    We tailor the trip to the clients requirements based on the time available.
  • Private trip
    Bay Cruise - Hourly Rate
      FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    1 hour trip
    US$ 10
    per person
    6 persons minimum
    Explore the sights and sounds of Durban's waterfront from the sea. This is by far the best way of appreciating the city's striking skyline with your family and friends.
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About this listing

Targeted Species

Dolphin (Mahi Mahi)
Sailfish
Tuna (Yellowfin)
Yellowtail Amberjack

Boat Specs

Lee Cat (Catamaran) originally built in 2014. Powered by 2 250HP Suzuki 4 stroke engines, with a maximum cruising speed of 40 knots.

Length
30 ft
Capacity
12 persons

Types of Fishing

Inshore Fishing
Nearshore Fishing
Offshore Fishing
Reef Fishing
Wreck Fishing
Flats Fishing

Fishing Techniques

Light Tackle
Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Trolling
Jigging
Popping
Drift Fishing
Bowfishing

Amenities

Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers
Toilet
GPS
Life Jackets
Fishfinder
Live Bait Well
Outriggers

Trip Includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Live Bait
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
First Mate

Policies

FREE Cancellation
You can cancel or change your booking free of charge up to 14 days before the trip date.
Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
Child Friendly
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit
When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% 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:
Cash
Visa
Mastercard
Bank Transfer

When paying the remaining balance with a credit card, there is a 2% fee.

About the Charter Operator

Shumwari Charters
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Member since March 2016
2
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I Started deep sea fishing at the age of 13 . I have always had a love, passion and respect for the sea. I am a qualified charter operator of vessels over 9 meters.
Response time: within an hour
Response rate: 100%

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