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

  • Introducing-Blue-Safari 18 May 2018

    Introducing Blue Safari

    With our operations centered firmly in the heart of the outer islands of Seychelles, Alphonse Fishing Co. has become synonymous with some of the best and wildest fishing on this planet! It is no secret that, after many years of exploring and pioneering the Outer Islands, our ...

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  • fly-fishing-seychelles-alphonse 4 April 2018

    Alphonse Island Fly Fishing News – 532 Bonefish and Much More!

    Beautiful sunny skies, light winds, and peak spring tides at Alphonse Island met our anglers this week making for some really exciting opportunities. At the start, most anglers targeted shoaling bonefish on the dropping tide with catches of 20 plus fish being very common.  Not only ...

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    Cosmoledo Atoll Fly Fishing News – 105 GT’s, Slams and Much More!

    With last week’s windy conditions persisting through to the start of this week, the first three days of the trip at Cosmoledo made for some testing fishing with wind speeds up to 26 knots. However, with a new moon spring tide, the team managed to pull off ...

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  • Fly fishing huge Giant Trevally 28 March 2018

    Cosmoledo Atoll Fly Fishing News 8 – 15 March 2018 – 73 GT’s

    With last week’s low-pressure system moving off, sunshine and a gentle breeze come in for this week’s enthusiastic guests ready for what Cosmo had installed for them. The neap tide cycle had most of the team getting stuck into the incredible bone fishing, with almost all of ...

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    Alphonse Island Fly Fishing News 10 – 17 March 2018 – 700 Bonefish

    Northeastern winds, beautiful sunny conditions and midday spring tidal movements provided top-notch action throughout the week with a massive 700 bonefish landed for the 6 days of fishing. Alphonse Island is known for its prolific bonefishing. While most high spots on the atoll produced good numbers, the ...

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  • Permit 28 March 2018

    Astove Atoll Fly Fishing News 12 – 19 March 2018

    Six eager fishermen descended onto Astove’s flats with bootlaces tight, all the desired kit and the mindset of accomplishing personal goals they had set for themselves leading up to this trip. The week started with neap tides with very little water movement meaning lengthy sessions in the ...

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