Charter Operator
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..."

Hey, we're Outrageous Fishing

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

13 reviews
Cape Town
 Instant Confirmation
trips from $398

Outrageous Fishing – Reel-a-Lure

1 review
Cape Town
 Instant Confirmation
trips from $398

Outrageous Fishing- Stiek Yt

Cape Town
In demand!
trips from $171

Fishing Reports

Tuna Trip on 18th Feb

February 18, 2020

So this morning depth charge, with our English and Australian guest's onboard, ventured out to the tuna ground's in search of a few tuna or a Marlin. Unfortunately, the ocean has gone very cold and green. So we will… Read Full Report →


Red hot gamefish

November 30, 2019

Saturday 30th November- Depth Charge, another beautiful morning at Cape Point, for our regular guests Kurt and his friendly, with good number of Atlantic Bonito and yellowtail, as well as some squid. Come and join us for your dream… Read Full Report →


Inshore bounty of gamefish

November 29, 2019

Friday 29th November- Reel-a-Lure. Our guests Kenneth and Ryan had some exciting fishing with a mix of longfin tuna, yellowtail and Atlantic Bonito. What a great group of guests. We look forward to seeing you again soon. Cape Point… Read Full Report →


Inshore gamefishing

November 29, 2019

Friday 29th November- Depth Charge, our guests had an awesome day on the water with some good yellowtail and Atlantic bonito on light tackle at Cape Point, whilst enjoy the beautiful views of the Atlantic and Indian Oceans meeting.… Read Full Report →


Dads and lads lads trip

October 12, 2019

What an awesome time was had by our father and son guests this morning. They caught their full quota of yellow tail and Atlantic Bonito off Depth Charge, with Captain Kevin. The fishing is red hot at the moment Read Full Report →


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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4.19
out of 5 stars from 14 reviews
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Anglers Claimed
Good experience
85%
Friendly captain
100%
Recommend this charter
86%
Appropriate for children
93%
Satisfied with the boat
100%
Catch intended fish
67%
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Jamie G.
Cape Town, WC
 5.00
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Great afternoon of fishing

VERIFIED   April 20, 2019
My wife, son (5), and I had a great half-day of fishing. The crew was great with my son and worked hard to make the trip enjoyable....
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David S.
Johannesburg, Gauteng
 3.33
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Half day trip with Captain Kevin

VERIFIED   February 10, 2020
The boat was dissapointing and probably 50% of how it appeared it the online promotion.It was a bad fishing day although Kevin...
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Gary N.
Kempton Park, GP
 4.00
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December fishing trip

VERIFIED   December 6, 2019
Trip and experience were enjoyable , however fish and weather did not cooperate . Kevin and Frank were good company and very...
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Michael N.
Frampton Cotterell, England
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February fishing trip

VERIFIED   February 4, 2020
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Hannah B.
Selby, ENG
 2.33
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Half a day in shore fishing

VERIFIED   January 5, 2020
Be very careful if you book with this operator. My husband and son were really looking forward to this trip. Byron even contacted...
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