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Bazaruto´s December Marlin

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Bazaruto´s December Marlin December marlin dreaming: After, as usual, waking up with the birds at 4am, I come across a post on Carl´s Du Plessis FB on a #800 Black he had caught with us 8 years ago in December. Lying in bed it got me thinking about all the big fish we have caught […]

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First Mozambique Sailfish for Diablo

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First Mozambique Sailfish for Diablo I was stoked when Duarte said I could write the intro to this story. You see. Diogo aka Diablo! Well. This guy has become the fishing Devil! I mean this dude never even fished before he moved to Vilankulos and started hanging out on the islands. Now look at him! […]

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Bazaruto´s Marlin Season 2019 kickoff…

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Bazaruto´s Marlin Season 2019 kickoff…   We highly enjoy the prodigious Santa Maria Blues, Bazaruto´s Marlin Season from March to mid-May, or it´s tremendous wahoo run, it’s excellent GT popping or the madness of the Malagasy Sailfish. Matter of fact, we love any of the many other top destinations we are privileged to fish at, […]

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Bazaruto Winter Marlin – July 2019

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Bazaruto Winter Marlin – July 2019 So, while I was away slaughtering the sailfish in Madagascar, things become rather interesting back home in Vilankulos – Bazaruto, with the boys finding an unusual, but certainly welcome, really good Winter Marlin bite, with some good one´s seen amongst a few smaller to medium size models caught.   […]

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Mozambique fishing – Aug ´18 Baz Report

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Mozambique fishing – Aug ´18 Baz Report As was normal but rather unlike the last four years, when the winds have shifted towards the end of September and October (right into the thick of things), this August was once again pretty windy, but still once again a great Mozambique fishing month. From their early first […]

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Bazaruto Sailfish for the Naude brothers

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Bazaruto Sailfish for the Naude brothers On the 14th May we had the first day off the water for a long time and welcomed the Naude brothers for 3 ½ days of fishing and they ended catching a Bazaruto Sailfish each plus lots of big wahoo and a few more gamefish. We first met Francois […]

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Vilankulos Sailfish & Wahoo Madness…

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Vilankulos Sailfish & Wahoo Madness… We had more of the same as we got into mid-May with good size wahoo dominating the fishing with a few Vilankulos sailfish starting to show along with a few other species such as cuda, YFT and dorado. Over that week, Martin Van Niekerk from SA brought along 8 friends […]

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Early May Vilankulos Wahoo and much more…

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Early May Vilankulos Wahoo and much more… The placid, absolute flat water conditions continued as we started for 5 days in early May with Klinton Pretorius and four mates from South Africa and it was nice to see some nice size early Vilankulos wahoo. Overall it fishing was pretty challenging for us and everyone else. […]