1st Tuesday of each month

2 Feb : Welcoming & Fly fishing quiz night

9 Feb : Product presentation…Reel/Venture/Explorer

2 Mar : Natal small streams and river environmental management

9 Mar : Fly tying

6 Apr : Late season tactics for SM yellow by Mark Yelland

13 Apr : John Geils & Simon Gawesworth

4 May : Astrology with Prof David Block

11 May : Fly tying

1 Jun : Tenkara by Craig Thom

8 Jun : Fly tying


Prearranged dates

19-21 Feb : Sterkfontein
Qwantani or Dennis accommodation – e.g. 4 anglers max/2 on boat, 2 bank angling – midday swop

26-28 Feb : Middelburg Bass
Camping and or day trip

5-7 Mar : Sterkfontein
Qwantani or Dennis accommodation – e.g. 4 anglers max/2 on boat, 2 bank angling – midday swop

13 Mar : Casting Clinic
Resident Casting Instructor

26-29 Mar : Bushmans – Snowflake and or Mooiriver
Alt Wildfly waters

23-25 Apr : Elgro
Max 15 – partners welcome

8 May : Casting Clinic
Resident Casting Instructor

21-24 May : Haenertsburg – stillwaters/river
Club Challenge between JFFC and HTA – partners welcome

18-20 Jun : Schoonspruit falls – stillwater


The Club meets every First and Second Tuesday of the month for Technical and Fly Tying Sessions respectively,  7pm

The Jacaranda Fly Fishing Club evenings focus on:

Tips and techniques, tying videos, best practices in tying, new materials and how to use them, special techniques for special materials, recommended books, where to buy what – local vs overseas, advice regarding hooks / threads / vices, tying benches, lighting, storing materials, tying a specific pattern and using new materials.

Guest tiers are invited to tie special flies.

Introduction to fly tying sessions

R35 entrance fee – all materials supplied – please bring own vice, tools and thread. Only arranged on requests.

Introduction fly tying evenings will focus on: Thread basics, pinch loops and bobbin control, ways of attaching different materials, vices – types and functions, tools – basic set vs extended set, dub a thread, dubbing loops, dubbing wax, how to use a bobbin. Whip finishing tools and techniques using hackle, hackle pliers, advice on what glues to use for different materials like deer hair or foam. And much more…