Average of 20 - 22 ºC
Clear from Nkwazi jetties towards the main Dam, but murky in places in the river section.
0mm (No rain received this month)
The bay on the right as you pass where the Fish Eagle Safari Boat is
moored, Pump Station, the bay as you pass the KZN Wildlife
campsites towards the border, Elephant Bay in 3- 5m of water and
towards the mountain near the trees in the water.
Tiger Fish caught during the month ranged from 1kg – 4.4kg.
The Dam level has decreased slightly since last month. We are now
in our winter season with less rainfall. Be careful of tree stumps and
structures that may be protruding from or just below the water
Total Tiger Fish:
An average of 205 Tiger Fish were caught in 30 trips this month off the Pongola Game Reserve boats.
A few Barbel were also caught while fishing for Tiger Fish, also caught on sardine.
Bait of the Month:
The largest one of 4.4kg’s was caught on sardine. Live bait was also successful this month.
Spinners and lures were again not so successful during the month.