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Pure Fly NZ Season 3 Starts Tonight!

Pure Fly NZ Season 3 Starts Tonight!

The new season of Pure Fly NZ kicks off tonight on TVNZ Duke at 9:30pm and is not to be missed!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/23/2020
Welcome To The Family, Ross & Abel Reels

Welcome To The Family, Ross & Abel Reels

This has probably been the fly fishing industry's worst kept secret for the last couple of months but here we are, finally announcing the exciting news that we now have the stunning Ross & Abel reels as part of the ever growing Manic family of the best fly fishing products out there..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/22/2020
Manic Monday - Early Season Report: Tasmania

Manic Monday - Early Season Report: Tasmania

The Tasmanian trout season got underway to a good start, with enthusiastic anglers braving cold conditions finding some nice fish. After the interrupted end to last season due to restrictions created by the.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 09/21/2020
Friday Fly Day - Kyle's Creeper

Friday Fly Day - Kyle's Creeper

Early season means often unpredictable flows and when October opens low and clear, I often feel uneasy as to what is to come..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/18/2020
Intake Now Open For Salt Fly School Term 2

Intake Now Open For Salt Fly School Term 2

Too slow to pull the trigger on the first Salt Fly School? Here's your chance at redemption..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/16/2020
The Pure Fly Series 3 Trailer Is Live

The Pure Fly Series 3 Trailer Is Live

And the wait is almost over! Pure Fly NZ series three kicks off 23rd of September on Duke free to air and it's going to be a ripper..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/14/2020
Manic Monday - Tasmania in Detail. Part 11. Nineteen Lagoons

Manic Monday - Tasmania in Detail. Part 11. Nineteen Lagoons

The Nineteen Lagoons are a network of small lakes and lagoons accessed from the Lake Augusta road. The area receives a lot of attention from anglers, and is the ‘gateway’ to the Western Lakes.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 09/14/2020
Friday Fly Day - The Trusty Green Caddis

Friday Fly Day - The Trusty Green Caddis

Whether you rock up to your favourite trout stream or to new waters abroad, chances are by choosing a green caddis imitation you are immediately on the right track..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/11/2020
Trident Fly Fishing's Review Of The New Scott Centric

Trident Fly Fishing's Review Of The New Scott Centric

If you've been waiting for an in depth and detailed review of the new Scott Centric then wait no longer, Ben from Trident Fly Fishing has put the time in to bring you what you've been looking for..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/10/2020
Techy Thursday - Pre Season Casting Drills

Techy Thursday - Pre Season Casting Drills

Only twenty days as I write until opening and the fly boxes are full. A new Airflo SuperFlo Presentation line has been spooled and the Simms Freestone sling pack is as organised as it will be for the next several months..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/10/2020