Orange above Augrabies

It was when Ewan Naude received a hint from Guy Ferguson about a top spot to visit on the Orange above Augrabies Falls National Park that he couldn’t resist planning a trip there for the August long weekend. Ewan sent a request for a fishing partner on our Whatsapp group, Carpaholics Anonymous, and due to a […]

Stickman on the Orange

Some time ago , I was invited by friends to join in on a float / flyfishing trip down the Orange river , below Augrabies falls. I decided to make it a father-and-son affair and booked my son , Luka (aka Stickman) on the trip as well. With little time to practice his nymphing skills […]

Floating Down The River

Roadtrips and float trips must rank as two of coolest things to do when you have some spare time. Putting the two together is even better! On the 1st of Jan, we piled into Delilah Bakkie, rather hungover, and headed off. No rush, just open road ahead! Our destination was the Orange River. We went […]

Yellowfish on the Dry

Few things are as fun as catching fish on a dry fly. The visual stimulation is intense and the anticipation always hi. It is even better when it’s indigenous yellow fish that are sipping off the surfaces. The fairly newly formed TheFlyGuides got me all jealous with this awesome video showing off some of our national fishing […]