Captain
Outrageous Fishing

Member since May 2014

Cape Town, South Africa

Background
Outrageous Fishing is owned and operated by Skipper Byron Ashington. Byron skippers the Reel-a-Lure. His other charters are skippered by long-time captains and friends. The "Depth Charge" is helmed by Kevin Miles while trips on the Agulhas are run by Waaiz Peterson. All three men are experienced and dedicated to providing a quality service. Byron has been fishing his entire life and has over 30 years of experience on the water, particularly when it comes to deep sea charters. Byron has been a skipper since 1987 and fishing off Cape Town since 1984, with a number of South African and All Africa records to his name, as well as a World Record. He started his own charter company in 1999. Byron says, "I was born into an angling family, and have been angling for over 30 years in the recreational, commercial, and charter sides of angling... Having reached my goals in competitive angling, I now get a thrill out of helping experienced and inexperienced anglers to catch their dream fish..."

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Cape Town, South Africa
Background
Outrageous Fishing is owned and operated by Skipper Byron Ashington. Byron skippers the Reel-a-Lure. His other charters are skippered by long-time captains and friends. The "Depth Charge" is helmed by Kevin Miles while trips on the Agulhas are run by Waaiz Peterson. All three men are experienced and dedicated to providing a quality service. Byron has been fishing his entire life and has over 30 years of experience on the water, particularly when it comes to deep sea charters. Byron has been a skipper since 1987 and fishing off Cape Town since 1984, with a number of South African and All Africa records to his name, as well as a World Record. He started his own charter company in 1999. Byron says, "I was born into an angling family, and have been angling for over 30 years in the recreational, commercial, and charter sides of angling... Having reached my goals in competitive angling, I now get a thrill out of helping experienced and inexperienced anglers to catch their dream fish..."

My Charter Listings

Outrageous Fishing - Depth Charge

Cape Town
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trips from $503

Outrageous Fishing - Agulhas

Cape Town
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trips from $718

Outrageous Fishing – Reel-a-Lure

Cape Town
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trips from $503

Fishing Reports

Marcin and family tuna trip

December 01, 2018

Sometimes you just have those days that dreams are made of. Today is one of those days. Our young 7yr old guest caught himself a yellowfin tuna of 43kg. Well done young lad!!! They were also treated to seeing… Read Full Report →


Tuna Thursday

November 16, 2018

What an awesome day for our guests yesterday in the tuna ground. Eric and his son Len managing to land 16 longfin tuna for the day Read Full Report →


Atlantic bonito and Yellowtail bonanza

August 08, 2018

The last few weeks have produced some great fun for our guests fishing around the historical heritage site of Robben Island . Read Full Report →

Customer Reviews

Rating Summary
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4.52
out of 5 stars from 9 reviews
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Half day trip with Captain
The greatest fishing experience in our life!
The greatest fishing experience in our life!
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Good experience
88%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
89%
Appropriate for children
100%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
71%
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Nico D. K.
Cape Town, WC
 5.00
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Great day

VERIFIED   NEW  January 3, 2019
We enjoyes our trip immensely. Great crew and we caught LOTS of fish. I will gladly recommend this group. Fantastic experience.
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Marcin T.
Dubai, Dubai
 4.67
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The greatest fishing experience in our life!

VERIFIED   December 1, 2018
Absolutely amazing day. We have seen Cape point, seals, pilot whales and the most important my son (8 yrs old) got a 44kg Yellow...
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Zvi N.
Cape Town, WC
 5.00
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Full day trip

VERIFIED   December 9, 2018
We had a great day Saw whales playing and had 10 catches. Great day with everyone happy. Thank you so much.
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Mark S.
Johannesburg, GP
 4.33
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VERIFIED   NEW  December 28, 2018
The trip was slightly disappointing as there was no big catch of the day….The hottentot fish were fun to catch but we...
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Brian B.
Littleton, CO
 4.67
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Full Outrageous Day!

VERIFIED   March 25, 2018
Family day for fishing - crew took great care of us and shifted the trip as the weather and our needs changed.  Saw whales,...
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