Understanding Vaal flowrates

There are only three things that determines the regularity of our fishing trips to the Vaal. The weather, the flow rate and whether you obtained your partner’s permission well in advance. About the weather there is not much we can do and being situated on the Highveld...

Sterkfontein

GUIDE TO STERKFONTEIN DAM All information by David Weaver and the Maluti Flyfishing Club and published with the kind permission of ‘The Complete Fly Fisherman’. Please visit their [url=http://www.completeflyfisherman.co.za/]website[/url]for special subscription...

South Africa’s fly of the Century

“The greatest discovery in South African angling in the past fifty years is that the yellowfish Barbus Halubi can be caught relatively easily on the fly as long as you know how.” That was the headline on the cover story in the February 1985 issue of the magazine Tight...

SA’s #1 Yellowfish Guide

Ian Couryer, from Fish Whisperer Enterprises,  is probably the only flyfishing guide in the world that can boast taking Lord of the Rings’, “Elvenking” Thranduil, son of Oropher, the King of the Woodland Realm for a spot of yellowfishing on the Vaal...