Special Offers

Magnum Fishing Charters

Magnum Fishing Charters look forward to welcoming you onboard Magnum or Magnum Too for a great days fishing on Sodwana’s most practical charter fishing vessels.
They are the ultimate in cruising comfort offering a stable fishing platform, abundance of deck space, and being powered by twin 115 Mercury motors easily takes you to the offshore fishing grounds.
Stable vessels at 21ft , they accommodate up to 5 anglers plus crew per boat. Being so spacious means she is ideal for groups for extended trips.
Magnum has the ability to entertain small and large groups for many different occasions. If you are planning any type of fishing trip or boating experience, corporate team building, incentives and rewards contact us.

Magnum Fishing Charters supports tag and release and is one of the license holders for deep sea fishing charters inside the iSimangaliso wetland park.

Our Skippers

Richard ScottOWNER SKIPPER— RICHARD
Richard is an IGFA skipper and has been fishing the waters of Sodwana for more than 15 years. With more than 35 years fishing experience, Richard skippered the boats of Bom Bom Islands for four (4) seasons where he was hunting for big Marlin over 1000 pounds. Richard has caught over 40 Blue Marlin and 70 Black Marlin

 

Our Boats

boat-1Magnum Fishing Charters look forward to welcoming you onboard Magnum or Magnum Too for a great days fishing. Build in Zululand by Peter Yald, these boats have been designed by north coast fisherman for Zululand conditions. They are the ultimate in cruising comfort offering a stable fishing platform, abundance of deck space, and being powered by twin 115 Mercury motors easily takes you to the offshore fishing grounds. These boats are fully equipped with the latest of tackle and equipment. Stable vessels at 21ft , they accommodate up to 5 anglers plus crew per boat

 

boat-2DETAILS ON OUR DEEP SEA FISHING CHARTERS
2 x 7 meter boat fully equipped for Marlin and Big Game fishing.
Registered for five anglers and skipper.
The boat Launch from Sodwana Bay Beach.
Summer Launch – November to April – 6h00 – 14h00
Winter Launch – May to October – 7h00 – 14h00
We supply all fishing equipment, light snacks and 1 x soft drink + 1 x water on the boat, for the day.
Deep-sea Trolling.

 

MagnumEQUIPMENT
Shimano 25 TLD for Game Fishing.
Shimano 80w Tiagra for Marlin Fishing.
For Marlin fishing – November to May (Black Marlin, Blue Marlin and Stripe Marlin)
For Game fishing – November to March – Dorado
All year round – Sailfish, King Mackerel, Yellow fin Tuna and other game fish species.

 

Enjoy the beauty of the surroundings and excitement of the ocean whether it be whilst group fishing, diving, swimming or exploring the amazing shores of the Kwazulu Natal North Coast.

Catch a big game fish on light tackle, troll in the clear waters for that elusive marlin, the choice is yours. Two marlin of over a 1000 pounds have been caught in these pristine fishing waters.
Our Skippers each have more than 14 years experience boating and catching fish in this area so come and take advantage of their fishing knowledge ,"EXPERIENCE = RESULTS".
Magnum Fishing Charters has earned the reputation of being one of the top charter operations in Sodwana Bay. This is as a result of our impeccable catch record, professional service and passion for fishing.

Fishing News

In Sodwana Bay on 20/02/2015 after a two and a half hour fight, fisherman Francois Engelbrecht and skipper Leon vd Vyfer on the boat Montego hosted by Sodwana Bay Lodge broke the South African record by catching a 396.6kg Black Marlin on 80lb line. Congratulations to all involved!

black marlin record