Author Archives: Andrew Griffin

Sailfish – Rompin with the Greens (12-13.05.18)

My wife’s friend, Julie, was preparing to leave Malaysia after more than 20 years in-country and was in the process of rounding off her Malaysian experience. She’d seen photo’s of some of my fishing exploits when visiting our house and … Continue reading

Posted in (1) Malaysia, (1.01) - Kuala Rompin, Grouper, Sailfish | 3 Comments

Fish Valley – The Toman’s Revenge (29.04.18)

I returned for the fourth time in as many weeks, keen to catch another toman, and hoping for more than one in a session ….! It was only to be a short session, from around 4.30  until 7.00pm. As usual, … Continue reading

Posted in (1) Malaysia, (1.06) - Fish Valley Semenyih, Toman Pond, Catfish - Patin | 2 Comments

Fish Valley Toman Revenge (13th & 15th April, 2018)

Visit 1 (13.04.18) Following on from my recent previous visit I was itching to have another crack at the toman. I restocked my casting lures – I got a couple more 27g Jackson Pintails plus a couple of cheaper (and … Continue reading

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Fish Valley Toman Pond revisited (01.04.18)

Toman Pond panorama – view looking east It’s been well over a year since I last visited this venue. It has been one of my favourite places – when it first opened the toman (and pacu) bite was hot and … Continue reading

Posted in (1) Malaysia, (1.06) - Fish Valley Semenyih, Toman Pond, Snakehead (Toman) | 2 Comments

NEFFP – Pellets and Chao Phraya Catfish (23.03.18)

A return to the Natural Exotic Fishing venue after a long break, both from the place and from fishing. I was joining Mahfudz on a quest for a Mekong Catfish. The plan was to alternate between pellets and fish baits … Continue reading

Posted in (1) Malaysia, (1.15) Natural Exotic Fishing Pond - Behrang, Catfish, Catfish - Amazon Redtail, Catfish - Chao Phraya | Leave a comment

Kolam Pancing Seksyen 24 (09.02.18)

This was my first time fishing at Kolam pancing Seksyen 24. I’d dropped in on the place to check it out when I was in the area a few years ago but had never gotten around to actually fishing here. … Continue reading

Posted in (1.16) Kolam Pancing Seksyen 24, Catfish, Catfish - Chao Phraya | Leave a comment

Singapore Sister (18-20.01.18)

Shortly after returning from Japan we were on the move again. This time a longstanding plan to meet my sister in Singapore for her 50th birthday. She was passing through on her way to a holiday in Australia, New Zealand … Continue reading

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