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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1020 on: September 25, 2018, 06:26:03 pm »
So an update on the weekends fishing,my first report ever. Struisbaai looked a bit dead on Saturday( 2pm high) so went to Agulhas water looked better that side. Got a small rockcod (yes thats a ngk spark plug) on my scratching 10 foot, then 2 small sharks, my friend Yul catching the 1st on his new adrenalin 14 foot, i was taking pics so i'm in none of them. Rockods were caught on 3 week old worm we dug out at Kommetjie.
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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1021 on: September 25, 2018, 06:43:36 pm »
Sunday we decided to give Arniston a try, but only having a 4X2 with diff-lock we only dared to go as far as the caves. Were there for a long while, 8 hours, lots of bites but no takes. Then eventually got two fish. Now i am used to Eastern Cape fishing, called mine a black tail,he (my friend Yul in pic) is used to Cape fishing so he called his a Kolstert. So we had two of the same fish but called different things,that's cool i thought. Fish caught after pushing tide on pilchards.
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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1022 on: September 25, 2018, 06:48:25 pm »
Decided to give it one last try on Monday morning, so went back to Arniston, same spot ,were there from 5am till 9am ,not even a nibble,but was treated to a great sunrise with lots of whale activity, we counted like 8 of them majestic beasts.

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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1023 on: September 26, 2018, 09:48:24 am »
Apologies guys , my dad was extremely ill and in ICU , for 6 weeks .


I also , had lil time to fish .


 It mananged a few throws , my self and Konrad , got messed up by an early morning cracker , we were short on bait , so the fever was short lived .


The sea was really big over the weekend , I know maruis got a nice steenbrass early mooring on Sunday .


I will for sure post more , I have lots of pics that heaping up .

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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1024 on: September 26, 2018, 10:18:12 am »
Blacktail in English - Kolstert in Afrikaans or Dassie for Afrikaans as well ( 3 names )


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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1025 on: September 26, 2018, 11:22:43 am »
And also your "rockcod" is a klipvis..not a rockcod but nice report and great photos boet thanks..

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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1026 on: September 26, 2018, 02:08:12 pm »
Apologies guys , my dad was extremely ill and in ICU , for 6 weeks .


I also , had lil time to fish .


 It mananged a few throws , my self and Konrad , got messed up by an early morning cracker , we were short on bait , so the fever was short lived .


The sea was really big over the weekend , I know maruis got a nice steenbrass early mooring on Sunday .


I will for sure post more , I have lots of pics that heaping up .


Nice Lenny,


Tell me was that caught in front of Nostra?


From what I hear there were a couple of Kob pulled out there on Monday.


You entering the Skins Comp??
There's a fine line between fishing and just standing on the shore like an idiot.

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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1027 on: October 12, 2018, 03:50:10 pm »
Decided to give it one last try on Monday morning, so went back to Arniston, same spot ,were there from 5am till 9am ,not even a nibble,but was treated to a great sunrise with lots of whale activity, we counted like 8 of them majestic beasts.


Thank you very much , for contribution .




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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1028 on: October 12, 2018, 03:52:49 pm »
Apologies guys , my dad was extremely ill and in ICU , for 6 weeks .


I also , had lil time to fish .


 It mananged a few throws , my self and Konrad , got messed up by an early morning cracker , we were short on bait , so the fever was short lived .


The sea was really big over the weekend , I know maruis got a nice steenbrass early mooring on Sunday .


I will for sure post more , I have lots of pics that heaping up .


Nice Lenny,


Tell me was that caught in front of Nostra?


From what I hear there were a couple of Kob pulled out there on Monday.


You entering the Skins Comp??


Some mates fished the skins , we caught a bunch on good kob two days before the comp , some nice fish .


We got another kob smash between 5 of us on die plaat , biggest fish was rousouw , with a 21 kg fish ... this was last week , I literally fished myself into deep trouble ...tomorrow might a ago day ....


Yesterday , 4 very large galjoen was landed by one guy .... saw it myself . Big fish .

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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1029 on: October 12, 2018, 04:31:52 pm »
Yes!! I believe there has been a bit of action on the Plaat.


We have been enjoying the harbour the last couple of nights. A good number of Kob came out on Monday. I caught a 10.2kg & a 8.6kg, both on livies.


Im away this coming week in Hermanus, Hoping to enjoy some good fishing that side while i'm gone.


But when im back we should definitely go and have a few throws. :tite
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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1030 on: October 15, 2018, 10:51:31 am »
Ja , those kob are gone for now ...


We got another few fish , all 3 tot 9 kg kobs .

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Re: Struisbaai updates and reports .
« Reply #1031 on: October 15, 2018, 11:02:16 am »
 :ayb Nicely Done Lenny!!! :udman:


The water is starting to look really good in Struisbaai (Hermanus trip is cancelled).


South Easter on its way!! w;k
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