Posts in Saltwater Flyfishing

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
Salty Saturday - Untamed Flies & Tackle reviews the new Simms Dry Creek Back Pack

Salty Saturday - Untamed Flies & Tackle reviews the new Simms Dry Creek Back Pack

Darren Asquith of Untamed Flies & Tackle is a Christmas Island regular so there's no better person to go and give the new Simms Dry Creek Back Pack a run for its money in the salty stuff..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/19/2017
Team Tuesday - Gus nails a stripper, I mean Striper

Team Tuesday - Gus nails a stripper, I mean Striper

Manic's warehouse manager and Aussie Rules aficionado, Gus Lapin is over in the US at the moment getting away from our winter and doing a bit of fishing..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/15/2017
ANDRANANGOO - Coming to a Rise Film Festival near you

ANDRANANGOO - Coming to a Rise Film Festival near you

Nick Reygaert has done it again...this time filming, directing, editing and producing a headlining film for the 2017 Rise Film Festival in record time..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/01/2017
Salty Saturday - Flylife checks out the updated Hatch Finatic reels

Salty Saturday - Flylife checks out the updated Hatch Finatic reels

Flylife.tv and Hatch's Andrew Dickinson catch up and chat about the recent updates to the rock solid Hatch Finatic range. These are fresh and salt reels but we love them as our go-to salty workhorses and reckon they're right at home for this week's Salty Saturday..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/29/2017
In The Salt Magazine Issue #2 is live! (and free)

In The Salt Magazine Issue #2 is live! (and free)

Our mates over at In The Salt have just released their second issue of their free online magazine focusing on saltwater fly fishing downunder and abroad..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/26/2017
Fly Life TV checks out the new Lamson Cobalt saltwater fly reel

Fly Life TV checks out the new Lamson Cobalt saltwater fly reel

The good crew at Fly Life Magazine have been busy road tripping in the US recently. They caught up with the Manic suppliers at IFTD and have put together some awesome product release clips for you to check out..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/20/2017
Manic Monday - Big Angry Fish Season 6

Manic Monday - Big Angry Fish Season 6

From July in NZ and Nov 2017 in AU, Milan and Nathan are back, chasing anything Big that pulls hard. The guys have got new boats, new fishing gear and they are excited to put it all into action..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/10/2017
Salty Saturday - King Tide Salt Fly wants to connect

Salty Saturday - King Tide Salt Fly wants to connect

Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly has written a very useful piece (hopefully the first of many) on salt fly connections, specifically the backing to fly line link which is a very important one to get right if you want to keep your fly line in check when a green back runs for the horizon..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/08/2017
Salty Saturday - JP Samuelson vs Triggerfish

Salty Saturday - JP Samuelson vs Triggerfish

Here are a few shots of a nice Yellow margin Triggerfish from Qamea, East of Taveuni, in the Northern Devision of Fiji's most eastern group of islands. Sight-fished this particular one off a small piece of coral sitting on a sand flat, a fly line length away from the edge of the drop-off where the water was only as deep as the fish is long..... Read more

by JP Samuelson on 07/01/2017