The Boat

We use a 8.5 meter Butt Cat for deep sea fishing......

Kowie Deep-Sea Fishing Charters will provide you with a special fishing experience that you can talk about for years to come. The best story as always is about the one that got away. With this experience comes excellent service and down to earth South African hospitality.

Zalisa is a 8.5 meter Butt Cat with a double hull and was built in Bushmans River in the Eastern Cape. The boat is a fully rigged fishing boat with rods, reels, safety gear, GPS, Sonar, VHF sea radio and sea worthy certificate. The boat is skippered by Johan and boasts additional crew members with many years of experience.

Technical stuff:

- Radio, Cobra Marine DSC VHF

- GPS,GARMIN HD-ID Echo Map 92SV with sonar

- GPS,GARMIN 420S GPS Map with Sonar


- Two 140HP Suzuki four stroke counter rotating motors

- Shimano, Penn and Scarborough reels and rods of different sizes

At Kowie Deep-Sea Fishing Charters we can provide our visitors with information on the local guest houses and hotels in the area. More information regarding hotels and guest houses can be found on the Travel Guide page and also from Johan personally.

Airport transfers can be arranged to and from either East London or Port Elizabeth Airports.

Accommodation can also be provided on short notice in cases where no other accommodation is available.