Big Game Fishing Tours & Liveaboard Charters in Phuket, Thailand

Tag: marlin

July Phuket Fishing News

Ahoy once again Shipmates Prior to the big mid-month storm, excellent fishing reports came in from Neill C. on Fish Eagle with a good sized Sailfish, Fish Eagle also released a young Black Marlin, while  Ali a pal from Qatar landed a nice King and Queen with Mena 1. and […]

May Fishing in Phuket

Once again shipmates, welcome aboard. The scuttlebutt this month has been few and far between possibly due to the weather and the lack of “fishing” tourists, although that jammy dodger Mateus who pulled last month’s Marlin and the only one who reported in, informed me of a large Sail Fish […]

April fishing

A Trip to the Burma Banks

A vast and belay me hearties, lend me a lug. This month’s tale goes a bit further afield than usual, to the world renowned fishing-ground “The Burma Banks” where “Thai 2 On” spent the earlier part of the month, with Laust  Bendiksen, Steve Dickson our own marauding mariner, Ian Tubby […]

Phuket big game fishing

March Fishing Report

Right! You Orrible lot, After your comments on my last contribution, all I can say is:- “The beatings will continue, until moral is restored.” Nice to be a pirate, sometimes! Well, now back to fishing, March started off with what could only be described as mediocre fishing, but fishing being […]

Duyfken Phuket Fishing

September Fishing Banter

This month’s yarn starts with a trip back in time, back to 1606 when Williem Janszoon (Australia’s Columbus) was the first European to discover Australia on a little “privateer” called DUYFKEN, “Dutch for Little Dove” making this cute little ship the Aussie equivalent of the Mayflower, Santa Maria or  Mary […]

Fishing off the Similan Islands

RBFC “Classic” Fishing Competition

Hi Me Hearties Having being given time off for good behavior from hospital in BKK, I returned to Phuket just in time to attend the prize giving of our annual competition to the Similan Islands, where we regularly fish the waters outside the national park limits. And here’s a real […]

September fishing in Phuket

September Update

Hi once again my fellow Ofishinadoes With the continuing inclement weather our trips to sea have been spasmodic to say the least, so in this month’s article I thought I would write about our favorite sports fish, “the wolf of the sea”, the Sailfish. Apart from the occasional visit by […]

Melanie the mermaid

Fish we catch in the waters around Phuket

Hi once again my ofishinado friends. This month I thought I would start off with some advice, nothing to do with fishing. ”Don’t ever buy an android “smart” phone, they make you realize how “stupid” you are”. As the weather has been very unseasonal, with a cool eastern wind persisting […]


From Greenpeace to “G” spots

Hi again my fellow Fisheroos, The end of June was definitely not for the fair-weather fishermen among us, with 3 meter seas, rain and high winds making our sporting adventures uncomfortable if not downright dangerous. The high winds and waves also took their toll on the “new” Chalong Marina where […]