Posts in September 2017

Manic Monday - Pure Fly NZ North Island Tiki Tour Magic Moment

Manic Monday - Pure Fly NZ North Island Tiki Tour Magic Moment

Here's another Magic Moment from the upcoming season two of Pure Fly NZ. This time we're back with the brothers of banter, Andrew Harding and Matt Hince who give us a small taste of the dry fly things to come this summer..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/18/2017
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
Friday Fly Day - Mega Rabbit Silver

Friday Fly Day - Mega Rabbit Silver

Looking for a killer fly to pull about the estuaries and upper tidal areas? The Mega Rabbit Silver is a newbie to the Manic Fly Collection and judging by how many my mates taxed from my fly box this weekend past, is bound to be a hit this springtime..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/15/2017
2017 Rod & Reel Fly Fishing Showcase is tomorrow!

2017 Rod & Reel Fly Fishing Showcase is tomorrow!

Tomorrow! 11am! Rod and Reel Tackle ltd, 480D Broadway, Newmarket!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/15/2017
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
The Introduction of Brown Trout to New Zealand

The Introduction of Brown Trout to New Zealand

Jack Kos has been head down working hard on his PHD on the introduction of brown trout to new Zealand, which should be a subject close to the heart of fisherman worldwide. I won't go into anymore details than Jack does below but the end product is nothing short of superb.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/13/2017
Airflo Blade Fly Rod Review

Airflo Blade Fly Rod Review

One of the benefits of working in the fishing trade is that you often get to test many of the goodies that are soon to come out on the market. As a fly fishing bum, the thing that really excites me the most is getting out, fishing and casting new rods and in particular, new season catalogue items that you know the public will love..... Read more

by Mike Davis on 09/12/2017
2017 Rod & Reel Fly Fishing Showcase

2017 Rod & Reel Fly Fishing Showcase

Make sure you get along to Rod and Reel Tackle this weekend for their annual Fly Fishing Showcase..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/11/2017
Manic Monday - Pure Fly NZ East Cape Magic Moment

Manic Monday - Pure Fly NZ East Cape Magic Moment

With the new season of Pure Fly NZ ready to screen this coming October we've got a few sneak peaks of some magic moments up our sleeves to share with you guys..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/11/2017
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