Bass Fishing at Inanda Dam South Africa

2009-08-03 03:55:47
Inanda Dam, KwaZulu-Natal - Freshwater Fishing Report
Mike Laubscher

<p>The BETT was on and we only launched at 12pm to fish an afternoon session. I was not optimistic based on the previous day and the fact that a bunch of the top fishermen had been around the dam.

We got our first fish after 2 hrs on a senko in the shallows, and it was exactly 2.00Kg according to my Berkley scale. We then tried various other tactics and got 3 more on a shaky head at 12m of which 1 was 1.10Kg and the rest were just over keeper size. We also got 2 more keeper size at around 8m deep on carolina rigs with 7 inch finesse worms.

So six fish for the afternoon which would have given us a bag of around 4.8Kg. Not bad considering the weather and the fact that the BETT guys had been around that day. I was particularly happy with the 2Kg model and so was my client.

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Mike Laubscher

About The Author: Mike Laubscher

Company: Blue Water Charters - Durban

Area Reporting: Durban. KwaZulu Natal, South Africa

Bio: Have been fishing since the age of 7 with more than 30 years experience. Fish in both Saltwater & Freshwater Disciplines. Fly Fishing Specialist, Artificial Lure Specialist, Light Tackle Specialist. Love Fishing, completely addicted to fishing.

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