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HIGH 5s – MARK MURRAY

A rapid fire catch-up with Tourette Fishing head guide Mark Murray first published in Issue 1 of The Mission.   5 FISHING ITEMS YOU DON’T LEAVE HOME WITHOUT BEFORE MAKING A MISSION? My Patagonia Fly Fishing vest front-sling pack. Man, this pack makes my fishing missions so much better. I am a bit of a [...]

By |2018-07-27T09:28:38+00:00July 27th, 2018|Categories: NEW, The Mission, Tourette Fly Fishing, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Proposal for catch and release of dusky kob in the Breede River estuary

All anglers concerned with the future of the Breede river system, and especially the Breede river estuary, should pay attention to a notice posted in the Government Gazette. Anton Bredell, Minister for Local Government, Environmental Affairs and Development Planning in the Western Cape, have given notice of the submission of the Breede River Estuarine Management [...]

By |2018-07-09T15:57:13+00:00August 2nd, 2016|Categories: Conrad, Kob, NEW, Western Cape|12 Comments

The Cubera of Gabon

While the tides were very favorable for fishing the surf when we arrived in Cette Cama, they slowly started to turn against us as the days wore on. Our prospects of connecting with big tarpon were slowly diminishing, but head guide, Mark Murray, explained that our chances of pinning with big Cubera were actually increasing. [...]

By |2018-07-09T15:53:00+00:00July 27th, 2016|Categories: Conrad, Cubera snapper, Gabon, NEW|5 Comments

South African Fly fishing and Fly Tying Expo 2016

On the 30th of July, the first ever South African Fly fishing and fly tying expo will be hosted at Lourensford wine estate in Somerset West. It would be safe to say that this is possibly the most complete exhibition of fly fishing and fly tying yet seen in this country, with leaders in all aspects [...]

By |2018-07-09T15:51:32+00:00July 25th, 2016|Categories: NEW, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Gabon 2016: Day One

The Great Switcheroo Photographs by John Travis and Mark Murray By the time Mark Murray came around to wake everyone up, John and I were already awake and packing flies, tackle, etc. Everybody met in the lounge area for coffee and something to eat. A few minutes later we loaded out tackle into the boats [...]

By |2018-07-08T10:22:41+00:00April 23rd, 2016|Categories: Conrad, Cubera snapper, Gabon, NEW, Tarpon|5 Comments