Welcome to the official website of the Port Elizabeth Deep Sea Angling Club

We are a proud club having our beginnings on board a charter boat that took fishermen out over week-ends!
Here is more information about club membership and our Membership Application Form for your consideration.

News and Events

  • Tuna Classic 2016 - Photos
  • Newsletter - The latest newsletter is now available for download.
  • 11 - 15 July 2016 - 2016 Sailfish Provincial - Sodwana, Kwazulu-Natal Read More...
  • 16 – 17 July 2016 - Ladies and Junior Game Fish Interclub - Richards Bay Read More...
  • 30 – 31 July 2016 - Game Fish Interclub - Richards Bay Read More...
  • 09 - 13 August 2016 - 2016 Bottom Fish Interprovincial - Kleinbaai Read More...

Marlin’s Head pub and Up-the-Deck restaurant will be closed every Monday from 16 May until 05 September 2016. Special group bookings can be made on these days. Please arrange with Admin - Denise (084 284 1046 / Send E-mail).

Friday Steak Nights - The first Friday of every month (unless there's a clash with some other event). Everyone welcome – R80 for 300g steak, sides and salad plus entry into the lucky cash draw!

As of 1 January 2017 a VHF radio with DSC capability and a Short Range Certificate (SRC) will be a legal requirement for boat owners... Read More...

Join us on our PEDSAC on Facebook Facebook Group for active discussion, gossip and news!

Marine Radio Changes

Please be aware of the way forward regarding the implementation of the new Marine VHF Radio Apparatus regulations. Familiarise yourself with all the requirements as per the latest Marine Notice No. 4 of 2016

Fish Stocks - Another Angle

In this day and age where we are all concerned about fish stocks, here's another angle which most of us overlook...

Black Steenbras (Poenskop)

Black Steenbras, Poenskop or Cracker (Cymatoceps nasutus) is a fish of legends and at some point every angler who has wet his line in salt water has dreamt of catching a big one...