Fisherman's Diary

The discovery of new fishing spots as well as the news and views of our experienced guides and weather updates are important in making the most of your Seychelles fly fishing experience. These will give you an up-to-date understanding of local fishing conditions and keep you informed of all the latest developments.

Fishing News and stories


    Alphonse Island Fishing News (6 – 13 May 2017)

    The final week of the Alphonse Island fishing season marked the end of what has been an excellent eight months on the flats and surrounding waters of St. François and Alphonse atolls. To say that the fishing has been outstanding is an understatement, but we’ll leave the ...

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  • Dave Marshall, Astove, (8) 16 - 20 April 2017_5 12 June 2017

    Astove Atoll Fishing News (13 – 20 April 2017)

    Spending twelve weeks on Astove Atoll that made up the 2016 – 2017 season has truly been an incredible experience, full of amazing moments and unbelievable catches.Our last week on Astove was in no way any different with great tides and weather presenting the opportunity for ...

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  • danreallyloveswine 1 June 2017

    Wine Tasting with Dan Nicholl

    Dan Nicholl from recently visited Alphonse Island to sample the wines, the fishing and the island-style lifestyle.Once settled in on the island, Dan headed out with Alphonse Fishing Co. to reel in an impressive Sailfish and then sat down to enjoy some of the ...

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  • Oliver Thompson (31) 29 April - 6 May 2017QG2C3825 31 May 2017

    Alphonse Island Fishing News (29 April – 5 May 2017)

    With a full complement of guests raring to go fish the pristine flats of St. Francois lagoon and some favorable weather conditions, the stage was set for some giant battles and tall tales. The incredible Bonefishing continued to with 350 landed, even though there was more effort ...

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    Alphonse Island Fishing News (22 – 29 April 2017)

    Despite the end of the fishing season in sight, St. Francois, Bijoutier and Alphonse continue to produce incredible catches on a daily basis with numbers of certain species increasing with the change in season. The South-Easterly winds have now begun to increase, changing currents and bringing with ...

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  • Juanchi Accqua (29) 15 - 22 April 2017DSC_8921 31 May 2017

    Alphonse Island Fishing News (15 – 22 April 2017)

    There were some beautiful neap tides and so many great things to say about last week’s fishing at Alphonse and St. Francois. The weather played along all week with light winds from the South-East and very little cloud. The guides consider these tides and weather conditions to ...

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