Posts in Fly Fishing Tackle

Manic Guide to Happiness and Catching More Fish

Manic Guide to Happiness and Catching More Fish

Get along to the Fly Fisher in Melbourne tomorrow night for a talk from the boss!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/21/2017
Friday Fly Day – Galloup’s Antacid

Friday Fly Day – Galloup’s Antacid

Well the brown beetle are now truly taking to the wing however we don’t always wait until beetle season to tie on a terrestrial. Galloup’s Antacid is a favourite of mine from the grassy, front country streams to the high country wilderness..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/17/2017
Techy Thursday - Loch Style Fishing Part 2, On The Water

Techy Thursday - Loch Style Fishing Part 2, On The Water

Having your loch style gear organised, it’s time to get out on the water and start fishing! As with all styles of fly fishing, anglers who are apt at reading the conditions will be able to fine tune their loch style technique, to best suit the state of day..... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 11/16/2017
Pure Fly NZ - Massive New Zealand Mouse Eating Trout On Fly

Pure Fly NZ - Massive New Zealand Mouse Eating Trout On Fly

Coming up on Sky Sport 2 this Monday the 20th of November is nothing short of an outstanding fly fishing episode showcasing Fiordlands massive mouse eating trout..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/16/2017
Win Stuff Wednesday - A morning with King Tide Salt Fly

Win Stuff Wednesday - A morning with King Tide Salt Fly

We've teamed up with Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly to bring you another stellar Win Stuff Wednesday for the next couple of weeks....... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/15/2017
Team Tuesday - Brendon Mortimore Hunting & Fishing Southland

Team Tuesday - Brendon Mortimore Hunting & Fishing Southland

Hunting & Fishing Southland fly fishing guru, Brendon Mortimore, and I hit the high country today in search of some buttery browns..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/14/2017
Salty Saturday - Permit Fishing as seen by Bill Mitchell

Salty Saturday - Permit Fishing as seen by Bill Mitchell

Permit fishing is risky. Permit pose a risk to one’s reputation, ego and sensibilities, and especially to one’s hip pocket. To fish permit is to risk sanity. Permit care nothing for any of these things..... Read more

by Bill Mitchell on 11/11/2017
Friday Fly Day - Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice

Friday Fly Day - Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice

Last week’s warm spell certainly stimulated the soil temperatures and when this happens in late spring the grass grub too begin to get rowdy..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/10/2017
A quick rumination on the new Scott G Series fly rod

A quick rumination on the new Scott G Series fly rod

It was always going to be hard to top my Scott G2 as my favourite Mataura rod, but the feel, responsiveness and accuracy of the new G series 8’8” 4wt has upped the bar..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/09/2017
Techy Thursday - Loch Style Fishing Part 1, Gear Set Up

Techy Thursday - Loch Style Fishing Part 1, Gear Set Up

Simon Taylor has put together a comprehensive, two part article on fly fishing lakes "Loch Style". Check out part one on Gear Setup and get ahead of the game for the lakes this season..... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 11/09/2017