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Fly Fishing Guides

Includes Western Cape, Eastern Cape, Northern Cape, Limpopo, Northwest, Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Free State & KZN (Kwa Zulu Natal) Flyfishing Guides

 

Fly Fishing Guides in South Africa

Please note disclaimer below*

This flyfishing guide has been divided into regions, with species listed for each guide.
Below that you will find fly fishing guides per species, with their regions listed.

CASTING

Inkwazi Fly Fishing Safaris (Western Cape) – rolston@iafrica.com – Tim Rolston – 0836260467 (IFF Certified Instructor)
The Flycasting Coach (Gauteng) – andy@flycasting.co.za – Andre van der Werff – 0833242087 (IFF Certified Instructor)

FISHING by Region

Africa, other than South Africa

African Waters (Cast to Conserve, previously Tourette) – Tigerfish, Saltwater, Gabon, Tanzania – keith@africanwaters.net – Keith Clover – 0333422793
Linecasters – Tigerfish – fred@linecasters.co.za – Fred Steynberg – 0826402930 0724994569

Eastern Cape

Hunter Fisher Safaris – Yellowfish, Trout – jacques.hunterfisher@gmail.com – Jacques Marais – 0822560966
Linecasters (Rhodes) – Trout, Yellowfish – fred@linecasters.co.za – Fred Steynberg – 0826402930 0724994569
Shaun Wampach – Trout, Yellowfish, Saltwater – wampachs@gmail.com – 0677083956
Tony Kietzman (Rhodes) – Trout, Yellowfish – tonykietzman@webmail.co.za – Tony – 0828943946
Wild Fly Fishing in the Karoo – Trout, Yellowfish, Barbel, Bass, Carp, Moggel, Mudfish – alan@wildflyfishinginthekaroo.co.za – Alan Hobson – 0824422884

Free State

Anthea Piater – Yellowfish – anthea@thenaturalagent.com – Anthea – 0824032741
Ash River Flyfishing – Yellowfish – jurgensd@vodamail.co.za – Jurgens Dietrichsen- 0726230838
Mark Yelland – Yellowfish – mark.g.yelland@gmail.com – Mark – 0836160505
Ofishally Babich – Yellowfish, Barbel, Carp, Trout – ofishallybabbich@gmail.com – Terry Babich – 0838676423
Rapid Hunter – Yellowfish – rohanfish@gmail.com – Rohan Koegelenberg – 0798747380
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co – Trout, Yellowfish, Saltwater – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785
Tugela Fishing Company – Yellowfish, Scaly, Offshore – tugelafishingco@gmail.com – Carl Freese – 0832260810
Wag-‘Bietjie-Ekoplaas – Yellowfish – ahoff@vodamail.co.za – Andre Hoffmann – 0828267076

Islands

African Waters (Cast to Conserve, previously Tourette) – Trout, Yellowfish, Tigerfish, Saltwater – keith@africanwaters.net – Keith Clover – 0333422793

KZN

African Waters (Cast to Conserve, previously Tourette) – Trout, Yellowfish, Tigerfish, Saltwater – keith@africanwaters.net – Keith Clover – 0333422793
Angler Fish Fly Fishing Services – Trout, Scaly – anglerfish.ffs@gmail.com – Jan Korrubel – 0839933870
Escape Fly Fishing – Trout, Scaly – jeremy@escapeflyfishing.com – Jeremy Rochester – 0836076109
Izumpukane Fishing Guide – t.nkazzymondy@gmail.com – Mvelo Trevor Sithole – 0798572742 0727497012
Mark Yelland – Yellowfish – mark.g.yelland@gmail.com – Mark – 0836160505
Matthew Dickens – Yellowfish, Smallmouth Bass, Saltwater – mattdickens50@gmail.com – Matthew – 0650315009
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co – Trout, Yellowfish, Saltwater – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785
Torn Fin Fly Fishing Service – Trout, Yellowfish, Barbel – tornfinfishing@gmail.com – Rob Pretorius – 0842346212
Tugela Fishing Company – Yellowfish, Scaly, Offshore – tugelafishingco@gmail.com – Carl Freese – 0832260810

Gauteng

Anthea Piater – Yellowfish – anthea@thenaturalagent.com – Anthea – 0824032741
Mark Yelland – Yellowfish – mark.g.yelland@gmail.com – Mark – 0836160505
Ofishally Babich – Yellowfish, Barbel, Carp, Trout – ofishallybabbich@gmail.com – Terry Babich – 0838676423
Rapid Hunter – Yellowfish – rohanfish@gmail.com – Rohan Koegelenberg – 0798747380

Lesotho

African Waters – Yellowfish, Trout – keith@africanwaters.net – Keith Clover – 0333422793
Linecasters – Trout, Yellowfish – fred@linecasters.co.za – Fred Steynberg – 0826402930 0724994569

Limpopo

Mpumalanga

Alex Phuthi – Trout & cooking – Dullstroom – alexmphuthi3@gmail.com  0728676003
FFF Safaries – Trout – gerhard@fffsafaries.co.za – Gerhard Delport – 0836224961
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co – Trout, Yellowfish – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785

Northern Cape

African Waters – Yellowfish – keith@africanwaters.net – Keith Clover – 0333422793
Hunter Fisher Safaris – Yellowfish – jacques.hunterfisher@gmail.com – Jacques Marais – 0822560966
Linecasters – Yellowfish – fred@linecasters.co.za – Fred Steynberg – 0826402930 0724994569
Ofishally Babich – Yellowfish, Barbel – ofishallybabbich@gmail.com – Terry Babich – 0838676423
Rapid Hunter – Yellowfish – rohanfish@gmail.com – Rohan Koegelenberg – 0798747380
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co – Yellowfish – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785
Torn Fin Fly Fishing Service – Yellowfish, Barbel – tornfinfishing@gmail.com – Rob Pretorius – 0842346212

North West

Anthea Piater – Yellowfish – anthea@thenaturalagent.com – Anthea – 0824032741

Western Cape

Cape Stream Adventures – Trout – capestreamadventures@gmail.com – Campbell Lyons – 0824161833

Darkwater Flies – Trout – darkwaterflies@gmail.com – Ryan Wojt – 0832410041

Fly dot Fish – Grunter, Kob, Garrick (Leervis) – henkie@flydotfish.com – Henkie Altena – 0827824452
Guy Ferguson – Grunter, Kob, Leervis – guyferguson48@gmail.com – 0832430575
Inkwazi Fly Fishing Safaris – Trout – rolston@iafrica.com – Tim Rolston – 0836260467
Tidal Loops Fly-Fishing (Garden Route) – Saltwater – tidalloops@outlook.com – Deon & Jessica Stevens – 0799430291 0794504887

FISHING by Species

Barbel (catfish)

Ofishally Babich (Northern Cape, Freestate, Gauteng, Vaal, Orange) – ofishallybabbich@gmail.com – Terry Babich – 0838676423
Tidal Loops Fly-Fishing (Van der Kloof Dam, N. Cape) – tidalloops@outlook.com – Deon & Jessica Stevens – 0799430291 0794504887
Torn Fin Fly Fishing Service (Orange River, N. Cape) – tornfinfishing@gmail.com – Rob Pretorius – 0842346212
Wild Fly Fishing in the Karoo (Eastern Cape) – alan@wildflyfishinginthekaroo.co.za – Alan Hobson – 0824422884

Bass

Matthew Dickens (Mooi River, KZN) – mattdickens50@gmail.com – Matthew – 0650315009
Wild Fly Fishing in the Karoo (East Cape) – alan@wildflyfishinginthekaroo.co.za – Alan Hobson – 0824422884

Carp

Ofishally Babich (Gauteng, Free State, North West, Gauteng) – ofishallybabbich@gmail.com – Terry Babich – 0838676423
Wild Fly Fishing in the Karoo
 (East Cape) – alan@wildflyfishinginthekaroo.co.za – Alan Hobson – 0824422884

Mullet

Tidal Loops Fly-Fishing (Garden Route) – Saltwater, Yellowfish, Barbel – tidalloops@outlook.com – Deon & Jessica Stevens – 0799430291 0794504887

Natal Scaly (Yellowfish)

Angler Fish Fly Fishing Services (KZN Midlands & Umkomaas Valley) – anglerfish.ffs@gmail.com – Jan Korrubel – 0839933870
Escape Fly Fishing (KZN Midlands) – jeremy@escapeflyfishing.com – Jeremy Rochester – 0836076109
Izumpukane Fishing Guide (KZN Midlands and Berg) – t.nkazzymondy@gmail.com – Mvelo Trevor Sithole – 0798572742 0727497012
Matthew Dickens (Northern Berg, Tugela; Umgeni; Umkomass Rivers) – mattdickens50@gmail.com – Matthew – 0650315009
Torn Fin Fly Fishing Service (KZN Midlands) – tornfinfishing@gmail.com – Rob Pretorius – 0842346212
Tugela Fishing Company (Central and N. Berg) – tugelafishingco@gmail.com – Carl Freese – 0832260810

Saltwater (inshore, estuaries)

Fly dot Fish (Breede River, Garden Route) – Grunter, Kob, Garrick (Leervis) – henkie@flydotfish.com – Henkie Altena – 0827824452
Guy Ferguson (Breede River) guyferguson48@gmail.com – 0832430575
Matthew Dickens (KZN Coastline) – mattdickens50@gmail.com – Matthew – 0650315009
Shaun Wampach – (Eastern Cape & Transkei Estuaries) – wampachs@gmail.com – 0677083956
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co (Kosi Bay lakes & estuary, KZN) – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785
Tidal Loops Fly-Fishing (Garden Route) – tidalloops@outlook.com – Deon & Jessica Stevens – 0799430291 0794504887

Saltwater (offshore)

Tugela Fishing Company (KZN Coast) – tugelafishingco@gmail.com – Carl Freese – 0832260810

Tigerfish

Linecasters (Tanzania, Zambezi) – fred@linecasters.co.za – Fred Steynberg – 0826402930 0724994569
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co (Secret Location) – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785

Trout

Alex Phuthi (Dullstroom) alexmphuthi3@gmail.com  0728676003
Angler Fish Fly Fishing Services (KZN Midlands) anglerfish.ffs@gmail.com – Jan Korrubel – 0839933870
Cape Stream Adventures (Western Cape Streams) capestreamadventures@gmail.com – Campbell Lyons – 0824161833
Darkwater Flies (Western Cape Streams) – darkwaterflies@gmail.com – Ryan Wojt – 0832410041
Escape Fly Fishing (KZN Midlands) – jeremy@escapeflyfishing.com – Jeremy Rochester – 0836076109
FFF Safaries (Mpumalanga) – gerhard@fffsafaries.co.za – Gerhard Delport – 0836224961
Hunter Fisher Safaris (Eastern cape, Lesotho) – jacques.hunterfisher@gmail.com – Jacques Marais – 0822560966
Inkwazi Fly Fishing Safaris (Western Cape Streams) – rolston@iafrica.com – Tim Rolston – 0836260467
Izumpukane Fishing Guide (KZN Midlands) – t.nkazzymondy@gmail.com – Mvelo Trevor Sithole – 0798572742 0727497012
Linecasters (Eastern Cape – Rhodes) – fred@linecasters.co.za – Fred Steynberg – 0826402930 0724994569
Ofishally Babich (Gauteng) – ofishallybabbich@gmail.com – Terry Babich – 0838676423
Shaun Wampach (Eastern Cape Stillwaters) – wampachs@gmail.com – 0677083956
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co (Eastern Cape & Mpumalanga Rivers) – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785
Tony Kietzman (Eastern Cape – Rhodes) – Trout, Yellowfish – tonykietzman@webmail.co.za – Tony – 0828943946
Torn Fin Fly Fishing Service – (KZN Berg) – tornfinfishing@gmail.com – Rob Pretorius – 0842346212
Wild Fly Fishing in the Karoo (East Cape) – alan@wildflyfishinginthekaroo.co.za – Alan Hobson – 0824422884

Yellowfish (largemouth and smallmouth)

Anthea Piater (Gauteng, Free State, North West on Mid Vaal)- anthea@thenaturalagent.com – Anthea – 0824032741
Ash River Flyfishing (Free State) – jurgensd@vodamail.co.za – Jurgens Dietrichsen- 0726230838
Hunter Fisher Safaris (Vaal, Orange) – Yellowfish, Trout – jacques.hunterfisher@gmail.com – Jacques Marais – 0822560966
Linecasters (East Cape, Lesotho, Van der Kloof dam) – fred@linecasters.co.za – Fred Steynberg – 0826402930 0724994569
Mark Yelland (Vaal, Sterkfontein dam) – mark.g.yelland@gmail.com – Mark – 0836160505
Ofishally Babich – (Gauteng, Orange/Vaal, Free State) – ofishallybabbich@gmail.com – Terry Babich – 0838676423
Rapid Hunter (Vaal, Lower Orange) – rohanfish@gmail.com – Rohan Koegelenberg – 0798747380
Shaun Wampach (East Cape) – Trout, Yellowfish, Saltwater – wampachs@gmail.com – 0677083956
Tailing Loops Flyfishing Co (Sterkfontein, KZN, Van der Kloof) – tailingloopsff@gmail.com – Dylan Isaacs or Corrie Rauch – 0722485078 0763150785
Tidal Loops Fly-Fishing (Van der Kloof dam) – tidalloops@outlook.com – Deon & Jessica Stevens – 0799430291 0794504887
Tony Kietzman (Rhodes) – Trout, Yellowfish – tonykietzman@webmail.co.za – Tony – 0828943946
Torn Fin Fly Fishing Service (Lower Orange, Van der Kloof dam)- Trout, Yellowfish, Barbel – tornfinfishing@gmail.com – Rob Pretorius – 0842346212
Tugela Fishing Company (Sterkfontein Dam) – Yellowfish, Scaly, Offshore – tugelafishingco@gmail.com – Carl Freese – 0832260810
Wag-‘Bietjie-Ekoplaas (Middle Vaal) – Yellowfish – ahoff@vodamail.co.za – Andre Hoffmann – 0828267076
Wild Fly Fishing in the Karoo (East Cape Rivers) – alan@wildflyfishinginthekaroo.co.za – Alan Hobson – 0824422884

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Fly fishing shops have been omitted

The information on this page was provided mainly from the Aug 2020 edition of Southern African Flyfishing Magazine and is regularly updated.

Venues

STREAMS / RIVERS

Cape Piscatorial Society fly fishing D
The CPS has access to many freshwater streams in the Western Cape.
Elandspad, Witte, Smalblaar, Holsloot and Molenaars
Day permits available.
021 424 7725 Trout and sometimes Bass

Trouthaven – Dwarsberg fly fishing A C D
Access to the lower Holsloot River + Accommodation in Chalets and private camp sites.
Can get noisy
023 349 1919
Trout & Bass

 

Eselfontein Ceres #A
Fish the source of the Berg or Bass dam
Janine 023-3161726
Bass & Trout

Die Mondfly fishingAC
023 317 0668
Good spot for Clanwilliam Yellows, bass and bluegill in the Doring river, Tankwa Karoo
Bit of a kak dirt road, so deflate your tyres and make sure you have water.
Tankwa farmstall a good stop for a drink, but the avoid the food and coffee.
For take-aways, Ceres fisheries on main road has excellent fish and chips, and Amazing Pies, well, make amazing pies.
This place can get busy and very noisy.
Even better is Karmedo River Lodge about 30Km downstream, but less Clannies

Beaverlacfly fishingAC
022 931 2945
Good spot for Clanwilliam Yellows, Sawfin and minnows
Good fishing means long walks here, 10 – 20km return
Must overnight and must book ahead.

STILLWATERS / DAMS

Rockhaven Farm # A
Self catering Cottages and a dam stocked with Trout for guests.
Rockhaven is situated about 75km from Cape Town the address is 79 Highlands rd Elgin.
Mike 021 849 8664 emjaybutt@rockhavenfarm.co.za
Trout – Note: Was stocked in 2021

Cape Piscatorial Society – Ceres fly fishing D
Access to Lakenvlei dam. Permanent and Temporary Membership available.
021 424 7725
Trout, Bass

For take-aways en-route, Ceres Fisheries on main road has excellent fish and chips,
and Amazing Pies, well, make amazing pies.

DuKloof Lodge – Du Toit’s Kloof off N1 fly fishing D A
Trout in ponds. Catch & Keep only 023 349 1151
Note: As of Oct 2021 closed as being used as quarantine centre

Hillcrest Wine Estate – Durbanville fly fishing D
Trout, bass, catfish & carp in Quarry

021 976 1110

La Ferme – Franschoek. D Afly fishing
Well stocked multiple dams with trout, bass, carp.
Catch & Release except in Summer.
Alex – 063 776 4441 – alexinblighty@gmail.com

Bluegum Grove – Stellenbosch fly fishing D
Danie Carinus 0722493599 to enquire about membership.

Vaalvlei – Stanfordfly fishingA
Trout and bass fishing in two spring fed lakes. Two self catering cottages within a stones throw of the lakes.
Naas +27 28 3410340 info@vaalvlei.co.za www.vaalvlei.co.za

Kilarney Farm – Route 62 fly fishing A D
Between Barrydale & Montague. This venue has 3 dams stocked with big rainbow and brown trout There are two self catering cottages with electricty & a fireplace. Contact Jodi Crous 028 572 1610 or Jodi@tradouw.co.za CALL ahead to see if they are stocked or have water.

Clanwilliam Dam fly fishing A D
Great Venue for bluegill sunfish, smallmouth and largemouth bass, plus the occasional clanwilliam yellowfish.
Accommodation available in Clanwilliam, or at Lebanon Citrus Farm which has good access to water.

Brandvlei / Kwaggaskloof Dam – Worcester # D
Bass, bluegill, catfish, tilapia, carp, witvis. 023 340 4163

Bo-Vlakte Trout – Route 62 fly fishing A
Between Barrydale & Montague. Nice farm with trophy trout and accommodation. Contact Johann +27 28 572 1905 / +27 82 579 1265 bovlakte@vodamail.co.za

Panorama Private Campsite – Tulbach A C #
Carp & Bass fishing free, charge for Trout fishing. Christa 023 230 1700

Hermanus Fly Fishing Club
Five dams in the Hemel-en-aarde Valley www.hermanusflyfishing.co.za or contact Jo 083 417 9062 hffc.jo@gmail.com for membership info

Worcester Trout Anglers
Manage a few nice dams and river sections, and stock regularly in season. John Theron 0233470132

Two Dam – Montague  # A
Dams with Trout
082 748 6448 hello@twodam.co.za

 

SALTWATER

Popular nearby venues for saltwater fly fishing are:

Hermanus Lagoon – Elf, Leervis, Grunter, Stumpnose, Steenbrass
De Mond, Overberg – Cob, Leervis, Grunter, Mullet
Blakes Beach, Strand – Leervis, Elf, Gully Sharks, Rays
Langebaan lagoon – Sand sharks (Guitarfish), Elf, Yellowtail, Stumpnose, Blacktail
Sandvlei / Marina da Gama – Leervis (and carp)

Breede River Mouth Infanta/Witsand – Cob, Grunter, Leervis, Steenbrass and more.
Suggested places to stay at Infanta:
Southwinds Guest lodge – www.southwinds.co.za Carmen Gaiser info@southwinds.co.za 028 5421533
Mudlark Riverfront Lodge – www.mudlark.co.za Hilary info@mudlark.co.za 028 7330236

 

Recommendations further afield

Angler & Antelope – Somerset Eastfly fishing
The perfect stopover on the way from the Cape to Rhodes.
Various accommodation options and a big range of wild fly fishing
Say you were referred by StreamX and you are in for a 10% discount on accommodation. Email

Wild Trout Associationfly fishing
Fishing for trout and yellowfish in the Rhodes area. dave@wildtrout.co.za

Garden Route Guide – Tidal Loops
Contact Deon Stevens – tidalloops@outlook.com – 079 943 0291

even further afield

Jiri Pejchar – Czech Republic
Learn to Czech Nymph in the pristine local waters
Email

Key:
# Have not been visited by StreamX staff. Ratings relating to fishing only
fly fishingSucks fly fishingPoor fly fishingAverage
fly fishingGood fly fishingExcellent
D – day fishing, A – Accommodation, C – Camping

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