Far from the maddening crowd, just 45 minutes from Johannesburg, set on the banks of the Vaal River below the Barrage, lies
the tranquil abode of Yellow Fish Paradise.
meters of river frontage provides both fast and slow runs flowing into large
rocky pools with ideal eddies for holding both large and small mouth yellow fish, amongst other species common to the Vaal River system.
Yellow Fish Paradise is now not only a popular fishing venue. Patrons are now also enjoying the five self catering rondawels with its "on the river bank lapa" as a popular party venue for After-wedding parties, bachelor and birthday celebrations. The fact that a "all in stock" shop and well stocked liquor store exists on the premises with realistic prices adds to the convenience.
RIVER FLOW INFORMATION
As the question of water flow in the Vaal below the Barrage (Lochvaal) is always of concern to our patrons, I have taken the trouble of providing three contacts for information concerning the river flow:
a) On the internet- BARRAGE DAILY FLOW RATE
b) Mr. Karel Kleinhans at 016 987-2044
c) The general Water Board number of Barrage is 016 987-2010
Fly Fishing Clinic
We are Fortunate to have a Fly Fishing Coach, Jeff Comins that are available on Request at Yellow Fish Paradise.
Jeff can be Contacted on 071 482 8694 for Fly Fishing dates or a Clinic Course.
Winter fishing is picking up with some nice size Carps measured from 6Kg to 11 Kg. Fishes were caught by Bank anglers in deep gullies with sweet floaties and allot of patients.
We are starting to have warmer weather with water temperatures picking up. Fishing are starting to get easier to catch due to warmer water. Dull flies will do the trick for our Fly fisherman and normal Sweet dow for our bank anglers should work to catch that big fish this time of the season.
The Reports will only be done once a month until 1 September 2019. Please check out our Facebook page for more updates.
For any Queries or Bookings contact Maadje on 016 987 7199 or 082 391 6784. Just Note our office hours starting at 8 AM to 7 PM -- FOR ANY BOOKINGS AND QUERIES--.
We just want to Report our E.Coli count as seen on Image is at Low risk count, Test point 10.
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SOME OF OUR FISH SPECIES