The circle of life – let the Leeries live

Ah the garrick, aka ‘leerie’. It’s like the starter game fish that gets so many hooked on the light-tackle and fly game. And then, even as other species take preference, somehow keeps giving almost as a default back-up of sorts, year on year, season on season. Or not… Alarming recent reports of kills in the […]

From the archives – Ms Lichia Amia

The Leerfish of Zandvlei are the notorious South African fish of a 1000 casts. And even at that I know many that have gone years without so much as a follow. We fished Zandveli hard for a few years and it took us a good year to get on the right track. Cast after cast […]