Wild Trout Festival - 2019

Entry form

Please complete a separate form for each participant legibly and e-mail to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

The 2019 event dates will be 16th to the 20th March i.e. travel to Rhodes on Friday, the 16th March and register at Walkerbouts Inn. On the 17th, participate in the Tackle Fair and go fishing thereafter. Continue fishing on the 18th, 19th and 20th. Human Rights Day is on Thursday, the 21st March, ideal for the return trip home – or staying on for the week-end! If you are not on your own, please complete one entry form for each person in your group.


E-mail address:                                                                                                                                               

Tel & cell           no:                                                                                                                                          

Name of Non-fly fishing participant:                                                                                                                 

Have you fished in the area before?                   Yes/no            Do you require a guide?                        Yes/no


Other requirements? (Vegetarian meals?)                                                                                                           

As a preliminary guideline, please indicate your beat preferences, bearing in mind that weather conditions may render your choice/s unfishable in which case alternatives should be discussed with the head-guide each evening.

Sunday                                                                         Monday                                                                                   


Tuesday                                                                        Wednesday                                                                              


T & Cs

  • The cost for fishing participants will be R5 450 or R5 300 for FOSAF members and non-fishing participants @ R4300 per person excluding accommodation and breakfast
  • Catch returns to be completed legibly and completely then placed in the creel on the reception desk at Walkerbouts each evening.

The rate includes:

  • 5 evening meals, 4 days of fishing, 4 lunches, a goodie bag & contents plus participation in the auction as well as bar banter at no charge
  • The assistance of a guide can be arranged each evening during the event. Ensure that you make contact with the guide organiser to make the appropriate arrangements timeously
  • Fishing beats will be allocated each evening by the head-guide in consultation with participants.


  • Your booking will be confirmed on receipt of a 50% deposit paid by 31/10/2018 into the following account
  • Banking details: Wild Trout Association, FNB, Barkly East, 210220.       Acc. no: 51610009669, Current acc.
  • The balance is due by 31/1/2019
  • Please e-mail a copy of the EFT PoP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


  • Accommodation: All self-catering accommodation must be arranged with Margie Murray at the Rhodes Tourist & Information Centre: Tel. 045 971 9003 or e-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Although the festival includes 4 days of fishing, participants are welcome to arrive earlier and fish in the region ranging from Lady Grey to Maclear and Dordrecht - after all, a week’s fishing beats a week in the office any time!