Fishing Charter in Knysna

Fishing Boats
21 ft
7 Guests

About This Boat

Wave Dancer III is a registered passenger charter vessel, has full SAMSA (South African Maritime Safety Authority) safety certificates and always has a qualified skipper aboard. 

Our top class skipper has many years of experience and is very safety conscious.  We adhere to the highest standard when it comes to presenting a clean, well equipped and safe fishing vessel. 

We have a 100 % safety record.


Fishing trips and chartering

The boat can be chartered exclusively.  We pride ourselves on our customer service and we will make your experience with us as relaxing and enjoyable as possible.  

We donot allow children under 14 years or without the parents.


Fishing, tackle and fish species.

All the fish you  catch can be taken home to show off to the family and friends. This is of course subject to size and bag limits. 

The fish most commonly caught in our waters are, Red roman, Red Stump nose, Santer, Red Steenbras, Carpenter,  Kabeljou/Cob, Shad, Bonnito and sharks. 

Please be aware tat every person wants to go on a fishing tripp must be in possession of a valid recretional fishing permit, obtainable at any Post Office.

If you have any questions, we can answer those through GetMyBoat’s messaging platform before you pay. Just hit, “Request to Book” and send us an inquiry for a custom offer.

We request however that the client is responsible for his/ her own warm clothing, windbreaker, sunscreen, food and drinks (refreshments).
  We launch from Knysna between 05h00 and 07h30, depending on the time of year. 

It takes approximately 10 - 25 minutes to reach the fishing grounds during which time you may have the opportunity of viewing marine animals such as whales, dolphins, seals and penguins in their natural habitat.

We fish in depths from 8m - 150 m. The species of fish we catch in on the Garden Route vary, depending on the season.  In summer, warm water fish are caught such as Cape Salmon and Cob.

In winter we catch cold-water fish, Hake and Red Roman amongst others.  Some species such as shark are caught all year round.

Fish bounty consists of: Swart Steenbras; Red Steenbras, Red Roman, Santer, Cape Salmon, Seventy Four, Dageraad, Cob, Stock fish(hake), gurnet and shark

Bait : Pilchard, chukka, octopus, small live bait.

We often spot penguin, dolphin, seals, whale and shark and plenty water birds.


The trip includes a fully equipped 6-7 hour fishing adventure. The skipper will assist you with baiting up etc. 


You may keep all fish you catch within the bag limitations !!


Rate : R850 per person

Min 3 pax / Max 7 pax


  • Type: Fishing Boats
  • Capacity: 7 People
  • Make Model: Budcat
  • Year: 2000
  • Rental Minimum: 1 day
  • Length: 21 ft
  • Cancellation: Full Refund 5 Days Prior


  • Life jackets/required safety gear
  • Outboard Engine
  • Twin Engine

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