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H&F Invercargill Fishing Night - Tuesday 19th September

H&F Invercargill Fishing Night - Tuesday 19th September

Kicking off at 6:30pm the crew from Hunting & Fishing Invercargill will be hosting an evening of all things fishing..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/16/2017
Techy Thursday - Know Your Estuary

Techy Thursday - Know Your Estuary

It's common for 'big water syndrome' to overwhelm many new to fishing our larger tidal estuaries, however it's not about blind chuck and chancing it. There are reasons some anglers consistently do better than others in big water and when those guys struggle, you know it’s been a tough day..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/14/2017
Friday Fly Day - Guides day off

Friday Fly Day - Guides day off

Dores' goin' fishing, that is all!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/08/2017
Techy Thursday - Hang Around

Techy Thursday - Hang Around

We have all been there. A long while of nothing doing and then as we near the end of our retrieve, 'WHAM!' However we have just lifted our fly away from a lunging fish and blown the chance..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/07/2017
C&F 810 Light Weight Chest Storage Review

C&F 810 Light Weight Chest Storage Review

The humble vest. This iconic piece of piscatorial clothing history, is (literally and metaphorically) drenched in the sweat of thousands of intrepid anglers who have roamed our waterways in search of trout for decades. They still do, in growing numbers, and very often still wearing that same humble vest..... Read more

by Mike Kirkpatrick on 09/05/2017
Manic Monday - Gin Clear Media's Freaks Of Nature for free!

Manic Monday - Gin Clear Media's Freaks Of Nature for free!

Ok, it's Monday and you need a distraction for the typical things that come with a Monday so here's a free gift of about 15 minutes of time killing, distracting big fish awesomeness from Gin Clear Media..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/04/2017
Salty Saturday - AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge wrap up

Salty Saturday - AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge wrap up

The AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge is obviously based in the scenic Hinchinbrook region of far north Queensland, the area has lots to offer fly anglers with its vast shallow areas holding multiple fly target species and the protection from the towering peaks of Hinchinbrook Island itself, it’s the also the biggest mangrove forest in Australia..... Read more

by Dave Bradley on 09/02/2017
Friday Fly Day - The Mighty Pheasant Tail

Friday Fly Day - The Mighty Pheasant Tail

Another OG of the fly scene, the pheasant tail nymph has been around since nymphing became a thing, and still today catches anything that swims. The reason? It simply looks like what trout eat. Very much like what trout eat..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/01/2017
Techy Thursday - Going The Distance

Techy Thursday - Going The Distance

Following on from last week, and as I'm focusing heavily on thrashing the tidal zones myself at present, casting for distance is todays topic..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/31/2017
On A Manic Hatch - Youth Only Fly Fishing Day

On A Manic Hatch - Youth Only Fly Fishing Day

If you're a teenager wanting learn how to fly fish, or have a teenager wanting learn how to fly fish, we have an exciting opportunity for you. Teenagers typically learn a new skill in a more dynamic environment, where they can engage their intuition and apply theory in a practical environment..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/31/2017