Surf fishing in the Western Cape isnt easy on the fly.  But there are fish to be caught if you persist.  The surgeon crab also got its first two species to its name.

A very lost Hawksbill Turtle:

Peter Coetzee

Peter Coetzee

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  1. Hi Pete. I live in Fish Hoek and am keen to try and catch a few or one Black Tail on a fly. Where did you catch yours and what line were you using?

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