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Manic Staff Season Highlights - Ben Munro, Operations Manager

Manic Staff Season Highlights - Ben Munro, Operations Manager

My season highlight has undoubtedly been discovering just how incredible the saltwater fly fishing that we have right on our doorstep, here in Auckland is..... Read more

by Ben Munro on 04/01/2020
Manic Staff Season Highlights - Cameron Forsman, Manic Sales Manager

Manic Staff Season Highlights - Cameron Forsman, Manic Sales Manager

I set out at the beginning of this fishing season to do things a little bit differently. I wanted to really think outside the box, experiment with different things and as a result create more meaningful fishing experiences..... Read more

by Cameron Forsman on 03/31/2020
Team Tuesday - It Will Always Be Here, But Not Right Now

Team Tuesday - It Will Always Be Here, But Not Right Now

Only weeks ago, we were pleading with the community to visit the Snowy Mountains. To bring empty eskies, hugs and a few hard-earned dollars to help a community so heavily impacted by.... Read more

by Matt Tripet on 03/31/2020
Manic Monday - The Dave Bradley Vault

Manic Monday - The Dave Bradley Vault

There aren't many guides as well-versed as Dave Bradley on the Australian flyfishing scene. Having been in the game well before it.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 03/30/2020
Friday Fly Day - Modifying Your Flies

Friday Fly Day - Modifying Your Flies

Today’s Friday Fly Day was inspired by an online conversation I had recently about modifying your flies when on the water, or simply fishing them differently to get the eat..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/27/2020
Lubin Pfeiffer's Commonwealth Winning Gear

Lubin Pfeiffer's Commonwealth Winning Gear

Lubin checks in with this clip to give us an overview of his winning gear set up and how he puts it all together. Get some inside info and take your fly fishing to the next level..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 03/26/2020
Techy Thursday - Beat The Lock Down Boredom

Techy Thursday - Beat The Lock Down Boredom

With the whole country in lockdown you finally have the time to do all those chores around the house you promised to do once you found the time. Don’t do it. We have some more important chores for you to attend to..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/26/2020
Team Tuesday - Recap: Commonwealth Championships

Team Tuesday - Recap: Commonwealth Championships

It’s always a long lead up to an international fly fishing competition but the day had finally come for the Aussies to fly out to NZ for the 20th Commonwealth Fly Fishing Championships. This year Australia.... Read more

by Lubin Pfieffer on 03/24/2020
Manic Monday - A Quick Trip Across the Ditch

Manic Monday - A Quick Trip Across the Ditch

New Zealand has always been somewhere that I’ve wanted to visit and last month I got the chance to fit in a quick week long road trip with my younger brother, who is currently living in Auckland. It was the perfect chance to hit the.... Read more

by Guest Blogger on 03/23/2020
Friday Flyday - Ants in your Pants

Friday Flyday - Ants in your Pants

Moving into autumn it’s great to have your ducks in a row for your last shot of the season. Chances are fish will lock onto mayfly, and chances are your boxes are full of.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 03/20/2020