What Is It?
The South African Fly Fishing and Fly Tying Expo is the largest event of its kind in South Africa and is the only show in the country that caters exclusively to fly fishermen and women. This year’s event promises to be even more action-packed than last year. Guests can expect workshops presented by some of the countries top fishermen including Tom Sutcliffe, Peter Brigg, MC Coetzer, Garth Wellman, Mark Murray, Tim Rolston and Terry Babich to name a few. Topics that will be covered include fly fishing for small stream Trout, Largemouth Yellowfish, Carp and Barbel, Tigerfish, Stillwater Trout and Euro nymphing.
The IFFF (International Federation of Fly Fishers) will also be presenting casting workshops on both days, along with over 20 top local fly tiers demonstrating what they do best, including Herman Botes, Murray Peddar, Elpheus Ndlovu, Gordon van der Spuy and Garth Wellman. You’ll be able to sit with them one-on-one and see them tie the flies they are famous for whilst asking them questions.
When Is It?
Saturday, 24 June 2017 – Sunday, 25 June 2017.
Where Is It?
Toadbury Hall, Plot 64 Beyers Naude Drive Extension, Elandsdrift, Muldersdrift, Johannesburg.
How Much Is It?
Tickets can be bought at the door of the event:
- Adults – R 150 per person
- Youth – R 50 per person (12 – 18 yrs)
- Children under 12 FREE
For More Information
For more information about this event, visit Toadbury Hall on Facebook.