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Updates on Location

Fly Fishing and the Makhangoa Community

We could tell you all about the R600K plus that fly fishing tourism has brought into the Makhangoa Community over the last 18 months.We could tell you about the skills development programs, village employment roster, conservation initiatives, and river rangers project that bring...

GABON REPORT BACK – 7 TO 16 MARCH 2017

Week 3 of the 2017 season we were joined by a group from the UK plus one South African guest. Unfortunately for the new guests in camp, the good fishing in the surf slowed down dramatically compared to the the previous week. We’ve not had rain for almost two weeks now, which is...

Makhangoa Community Camp 2016/17 Season: 27 March – 2 April 2017

In the realm of fishing, things can either be disastrous or spectacular and on some very rare occasions it can be both. This was the case with Hein Prinsloo, David Karpul and his dad Mendel on their visit to the Makhangoa Community Camp. The rain had been absent for weeks and...

Makhangoa Community Camp 2016/17 Season:The Swedes 17th – 21st March

With a Toyota Quantum approaching from a distance struggling up the hills of the breath-taking Lesotho Highlands, we knew this was going to be an interesting week. Upon arrival, we were greeted by a South African turned Swedish journalist by the name of Simon who was transporting...

Makhangoa Community Camp 2016/17 Season: 6th – 15th March Guides Report

March signals a change in season at the Makhangoa Community Camp. Days get shorter, waters temps begin to drop and we begin to feel the first early signs of the coming winter. It is also a time of technical, yet rewarding fishing. The larger yellows remain in the upper beats,...
Cubera Snapper of a lifetime in Gabon

Gabon report back – 1 to 9 March 2017

This week we welcomed back some old friends who have visited Sette Cama in the past. The team, mostly out of Zululand were eager to get back onto the water and doing battle with the giants of Gabon. Having visited the area before, they knew what to expect, and many of them had...

Fly Fishing week in Gabon

Last year, this group of fly fishermen decide to throw caution to the wind, and embark on an trip to Gabon. The aim was to target the many large predatory fish of Gabon from the shore, solely with fly. This initial trip in 2016 was a huge success, the team landed 3 tarpon off the...

Makhangoa Community Camp 2016/17 Season: 18 – 28 Feb Guides Report Back

Fly fishing guiding is a great leveller and as any fly fishing guide will tell you, you can go from hero to zero in no time at all. No matter how good you are at your job as a fly-fishing guide there will come a time where Mother Nature will make things impossible for you. This...