Posts in July 2017

Manic Monday - Pure Fly crew braving the elements

Manic Monday - Pure Fly crew braving the elements

Dave Shaw, Anto Hall and Charles Smith just spent a VERY chilly weekend fishing down at the canals for an episode in the very soon to air 2017 season..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/31/2017
Sunday Share - Rob Vaz fly fishing guide

Sunday Share - Rob Vaz fly fishing guide

Your Kiwi born fly fishing guide Rob Vaz is a mad keen angler based in the Central North Island. Guiding from Rotorua, Waikato, King Country, Turangi, Taupo regions. Rob offers not just a days guiding but an angling experience not to be forgotten, with plenty of humor and tuition when throwing the fly..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/30/2017
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
Friday Fly Day - Dore's Top 3 for Winter '17

Friday Fly Day - Dore's Top 3 for Winter '17

Winter fishing getting you down? With very low and clear conditions for the majority of winter thus far, your usual winter fly box might be a little too much..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/28/2017
Techy Thursday - DIY Sink Tips

Techy Thursday - DIY Sink Tips

Looking for some comprehensive and educated information on making your own DIY sink tips for your spey days on the water? Look no further because Chris Dore has you covered and he knows his stuff..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/27/2017
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
Flylife TV checks out the new Simms Dry Creek packs

Flylife TV checks out the new Simms Dry Creek packs

These bombproof and waterproof packs have been updated for 2017 and are looking better than ever! Rich Hohne from Simms takes the Flylife crew through the new Simms Dry Creek pack range..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/25/2017
Manic Monday - Dawn till Dusk presents, LEFTOVERS

Manic Monday - Dawn till Dusk presents, LEFTOVERS

Some footage that I have had on my hard drive for a while and had no idea what to do with it. Got the Whiskey going and ended up with this short clip of something different than what I would usually do..... Read more

by Jakub Kanok on 07/24/2017
Flylife Magazine interview Jim Bartschi on the new Scott G Series fly rod

Flylife Magazine interview Jim Bartschi on the new Scott G Series fly rod

The Flylife lads catch up with Mr Jim Bartschi himself and get the run down on some history behind the G Series and a few more details in to the design behind the winner of this years I.F.T.D Best Freshwater fly rod prize..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/21/2017
Friday Fly Day - Get Luminous

Friday Fly Day - Get Luminous

Some nights on the water, movement just isn't enough, for one reason or another, be it picky fish, an abundance of food or maybe floating debris following a fresh, the fish just aren't noticing / eating your fly..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/21/2017