Bronze bream can be found throughout the year along the KZN coast but are more predominant from June to December. They feed mainly on seaweed that grows in the inter-tidal area, small crabs and prawns. This is a fine fish to catch on light tackle and most fish caught weigh over a kilogram. They feed mainly rocky areas, shelves, and gullies that have a weed growing on the rocks.
The best baits for Bronze Bream are crayfish, prawn tails, red bait, and mussels.
Minimum size allowed: 300mm
The catch restriction is: 2 fish per day