Monthly Archives: October 2014

2015 Protea Nominations – Angola – Gamefish and Billfish


SADSAA are calling for nominations for a 4 man PROTEA team.  This competition is in Angola in April 2015.

Gamefish and Billfish.

Anglers interested in nominating are to have their nomination forms in with me by


Southern Gauteng Deep Sea Angling Association
Provincial Secretary
011 4252052


Nominations are hereby called for a four person team to represent South Africa (Protea Colours) at the 2015 FIPS-M WORLD BIG GAME (TROLLING) CHAMPIONSHIPS to be held at LOBITO ANGOLA between the 28th March and 2nd April 2015.

This will be a full release tournament targeting both Billfish and Gamefish.

The line class is for the team to decide up to the maximum (60kg)

The entry fee is 1250 Euros per angler, which we presume is for fishing and accommodation although the present invitation is not clear on what is included.

The entry fee does not include airfares.

Nominations must be received by the convenor of selectors Mr Barry Turk by not later than Monday 17th November 2014

R A Pratt
Tournaments Officer.

2015 Membership renewal

It is that time where all members of Nomads Gamefishing Club are requested to renew their annual membership.


Herewith the fee structures for 2015:


Type of membershipNomadsSGDSAASADSAATotal
Full memberR 625.00R 150.00R   75.00R 850.00
Spouse/Partner/Pensioner/Student > 16R 195.00R 150.00R   75.00R 420.00
Juniors <= 16R 175.00R         –R         –R 175.00


Payment to be made into the Nomads Bank account

Nomads Game Fishing Club

Standard Bank – Boksburg Branch

Account No.: 422 037 729

Branch Code: 011 842


For those wishing to become members, membership details are available from:


Please note that there no invoices will be sent out. Those who require an invoice must contact Ivor Matthee ( and request the necessary.


Important dates to diarise:

  • Boat testing 25 October

This will take place on Saturday 25 October at the Clubhouse.

Please refer to the information on the website pertaining to boat testing.

  • AGM 26 November


Please note the following:

  1. Only paid up members may vote at the Nomads AGM
  2. Skippers requiring that their boats be seaworthied for 2015 must ensure that they have paid their annual membership fees before any COF is issued.


2015 Rosebowl Entry Form

The entry fee is now confirmed and all evening meals are included for the week. Sunday to Friday.
The final rules will be e-mailed shortly as well as accommodation contacts etc.
Please ask your anglers to get their forms in to Marina a.s.a.p. As this will assist with the goodies box giveaways that ERBFC are planning.
As entry forms are received a set of way points will be e mailed to the Skipper.