Dusky Kob and the Sponge bob slider

*by Conrad Botes I have been spending quite a lot of time chasing dusky kob lately, especially in estuaries. This obviously also involves experimenting with different fly patterns. Although there are a number of tried-and-tested patterns for kob, I preferred to develop patterns that had lots of movement, instead of ‘pushing water’, which is the [...]

South African Saltwater Fish of the Year 2012

Ok so there are obviously catches I dont know about... but in my opinion its between these two: Ewan Kyle with a 101cm Geet Conrad Botes with a 86cm Breede Kob Some good grunts came out this year but I want to see a 4kg plus spotty before one gets into [...]