Spear Fishing

Spear Fishing is mostly done using free diving and snorkeling techniques. South Africa’s eastern coastline is a popular spear fishing destination due to the warmer currents being more productive for fishing in general. Spear fishing guns are mostly elastic powered.

A good free diving spear fisherman can hold his breath for 2 or so minutes and can dive down to about 15 or so meters.

Spear fishing is a highly selective form of fishing and produces just about no by-catch. With…

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Spear Fishing
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Spear Fishing is mostly done using free diving and snorkeling techniques. South Africa’s eastern coastline is a popular spear fishing destination due to the warmer currents being more productive for fishing in general. Spear fishing guns are mostly elastic powered.

A good free diving spear fisherman can hold his breath for 2 or so minutes and can dive down to about 15 or so meters.

Spear fishing is a highly selective form of fishing and produces just about no by-catch. With education and regulations, spear fishing is a sustainable form of fishing.

There are a few Scuba operators who are also willing to take spear fisherman out and will supply you with all the necessary gear. 

The best way to learn is to join a club near to you.

Spear Fishing Operators