Posts in Fly Fishing Australia

Manic Monday - Matt Tripet; a Simms Legacy

I have been asked on many occasions, “Matt, how much do I invest in my wading gear and outerwear?” It’s always been a pretty straight forward answer, usually presented with a rhetorical question on my part..... Read more

by Matt Tripet on 02/25/2019
Manic Monday - Mornings on the Tongariro

Manic Monday - Mornings on the Tongariro

A couple of our good mates have just returned from another epic NZ trip. James Norney and Michael Hurren swam the long stretch from Melbourne to New Zealand in search of big fish and.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 02/18/2019
Friday Fly Day - Jake's All Season Caddis

Friday Fly Day - Jake's All Season Caddis

The Jake's All Season Caddis is a new fly to the Manic Fly Collection and boasts many qualities. This a must have caddis pattern, I know they will have a regular slot in my fly box for a few seasons to come..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 02/08/2019
Techy Thursday - How To Revive GoreTex

Techy Thursday - How To Revive GoreTex

It’s that time of the season when your waders and jacket have seen a little use and can probably do with a little love. The funk is growing and your fishing buddies have joked (or not) about letting the dog in the cab and having you ride home on the back of the ute, that’s if they invite you along at all..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 02/07/2019
Team Tuesday - Aussie Angler

Team Tuesday - Aussie Angler

Being immersed in the fly fishing industry, I am lucky enough to visit some incredible stores across Australia. Perhaps more importantly, I get to talk fly fishing with some of the best characters.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 02/05/2019
Friday Fly Day - Now Is The Time For Cicadas

Friday Fly Day - Now Is The Time For Cicadas

It's pretty much the fly fisherman’s Christmas time of year when the cicadas are in full swing, and that time is now..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 02/01/2019
Starlo Gets Reel with The Fly Program

Starlo Gets Reel with The Fly Program

You've heard it before, but we'll tell you again. The Fly Program is an incredible initiative focused on the open discussion of mental health issues in.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 01/30/2019
Techy Thursday - Finding New Water

Techy Thursday - Finding New Water

January is a fantastic time of year fish our streams in Victoria, the fish are usually taking large dry flies off the surface and the weather can be beautiful, what more could a fly fisher want! One issue this time of year can be fishing and.... Read more

by Scott Xanthoulakis on 01/24/2019
Team Tuesday - Taylor and the Tassie Trophys

Team Tuesday - Taylor and the Tassie Trophys

Tasmania's Western Lakes are absolutley firing right now. A bit of settled weather has seen a number of big fish being plucked from.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 01/22/2019
Salty Saturday - From the Mountains to the Flats

Salty Saturday - From the Mountains to the Flats

He's at it again. James Norney from Wilderness Fly Fishing has traded in the trout for something a little more... salty..... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 01/12/2019