Lazy Sails and devious Dorado

The last week here in Southern Oman the water clarity has been exceptional with clean deep cobalt blue oceans, perfect conditions for offshore so we concentrated our efforts there.  The numbers of aggressive dorado are increasing rapidly…almost to the point of frustration, especially when you have just rebaited your teaser only to have it ripped […]

I’m seeing Stripes

With the season coming along well we decided to give the Africanus a rest this week and head offshore for some pelagics. The red tide has finally dispersed leaving a clean deep blue ocean, perfect for trolling the drop off. With plenty of bait around we knew it would be an exciting few days that […]

Cracking the Code

What a week we have had, with the water conditions clearing and warming up from the previous week here in southern Oman. We are lucky enough to have 2 species of permit, the Trachinotus Blochii and the Trachinotus Africanus. The former being known to most as Indo-pacific permit (or Omani Gold as we call them) […]

Permit hat trick with Hena

After a busy end of season then getting married and our honeymoon adventures we are finally starting to catch up on our blog posts. We had the pleasure of hosting Hena and his lovely wife Mary. Travelling all the way from Australia Hena was on a round the world fishing trip, stopping at all the […]

Omani Permit tagging project

The Omani coastline is one of the most rugged and diverse in terms of landscape. From long sandy beaches to rugged treacherous cliff faces it is a fisherman’s paradise. Since starting our fishing business here we have been looking at ways in which we can aid in the protection of these fisheries. Our first project […]