Knysna Deep Sea Fishing Charters

Free cancellation
Blixsem is a 28 foot Butt Cat fishing boat, based out of Knysna and offers Deep Sea Fishing Charters along the scenic Garden Route Coastline. Experienced anglers and beginners are welcome. Children from 5 years old are welcome on our fishing charters. Target Species caught: Hake, Red Gurnard, Santa, Red Roman, Silver (Carpenter), Mackerel We offer various fishing packages so please indicate which option will be most suitable for you. A fishing license is required for each fisherman. (Obtainable from any local Post Office.) Option 1 - R 5 400,00 Minimum 4 Fishermen @R 1 350,00 p/p We provide all the necessary fishing gear and bait for your fishing trip We will also provide sandwiches, coffee, juice, water and snacks. Option 2 - R 5 000,00 Minimum 4 Fishermen @R 1 250,00 p/p Client to supply own refreshments and fishing bait of choice We will supply the fishing gear. (Rod, Reel, Tackle) Non-Fishing Guests joining fishermen - Maximum of 4 - R 500,00 p/p

Availability

Check dates with the Operator
We recommend checking dates with the Captain before booking your trip.

Terms

Trip Includes
Refreshments
Fishing Gear

Trip does NOT Include
Fishing license
A Fishing licence is obtainable from any local post office.

Policies
No alcohol
You keep catch

Cancellation

Free cancellation (3 days in advance).
If the sea conditions suddenly change and we are unable to go out on the day, we will refund you in full.

Fishing

Species
Hake
Red Roman
Red Gurnard
Atlantic Mackerel
Silver (Carpenter)
Santa
Shark

Types of Fishing
Wreck fishing
Offshore fishing

Fishing Techniques
Jigging
Popping
Trolling
Deep sea fishing
Bottom fishing
Drift fishing

Gear
Tackle box
Boat
Rods & Reels
Rod holders
Lure
Fishing Pole
Fish finder
Bait

Boat Specs

Knysna Deep Sea Fishing Charters

Blixsem is a 28 foot Butt Cat powered by 2 x 250 hp Suzuki 4 stroke outboards and is fully equipped to the SAMSA safety requirements. Fast, stable and spacious, she makes for the ideal platform. The vessel is licensed to carry 12 passengers but experience has shown that 6 fishermen prove to be the ideal number with a possible 4 none fisherman as guests.

Operator

Captain

Neil Delange

Operator since 2020
Neil has been fishing since he was old enough to keep both ends of the rod off the ground at the same time. He is one of the most dedicated and enthusiastic fishermen around and is well known on the South African light tackle boat angling scenes. He was the Western Province senior and overall light tackle boat champion on 9 occasions from 2008 - 2019 and along with his partner, attained two first and one third place finish at the National Championships from 2014 - 2019.

Neil Delange

Captain
Operator since 2020

How to get there

Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
We launch at the Knysna Angling and Dive Club, 15 Waterfront Drive

Book with 40% deposit

Once the fishing guide confirms your trip, your credit card will be charged with a 40% deposit to guarantee the reservation.

Pay remaining balance to the captain

The remaining balance will be paid directly to the fishing guide up to 1 day before the trip. The following payment methods are available: