Posts in Fly Fishing Australia

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Floating like a cork with an uber buggy silhouette, this new pocket pouncer from the Manic Fly Collection is sure to make a few fast water snouts appear. The Wicked Wulff is a full on floater that is designed to be seen, by both the angler, and the prey..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/14/2018
Techy Thursday - Headwinds on trout water

Techy Thursday - Headwinds on trout water

Dealing with a head wind is something we will all encounter on a regular basis as fly anglers. The reality is, most of the places a fly rod takes us are remote, exposed and not always tailored to perfect conditions..... Read more

by Matt Tripet on 12/13/2018
Sunday Share - Chasing Dinosaurs

Sunday Share - Chasing Dinosaurs

There is a rule of thumb in the NT when picking a particular waterway to target Togas and that is “Any waterway west of the Stuart Highway doesn’t hold Saratoga” and this rings true with the exception of Manton dam which holds some fairly hefty specimens. They are carnivorous opportunistic predators, with excellent eyesight, a large.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 12/09/2018
Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Not a fan of edge water dries that ride high on the surface? Chances are, that trout isn’t either..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/07/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

When you buy someone a Scott Meridian saltwater fly rod for Christmas you're not just getting them a beautiful fly fishing tool, you're also giving them the gift of a lifetime of experiences..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/06/2018
Win Stuff Wednesday - Two down, one to go...

Win Stuff Wednesday - Two down, one to go...

And we have our second winner, congrats Dan Root! Flies will be on their way today..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/05/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #4 - Simms Kids Tributary Waders

Christmas Countdown Day #4 - Simms Kids Tributary Waders

No longer do they have to swim in Dad's stinky old hand-me-downs with the drowning potential at an all time high, give them the gift of a durable pair of perfectly fitting waders for Christmas..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/04/2018
Friday Fly Day - Killer Tasmanian Dries

Friday Fly Day - Killer Tasmanian Dries

Spring means the dry fly action really hots up on both rivers and lakes here in Tassie. A couple of patterns that I have been having a lot of success with lately are the Quill.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 11/30/2018
Win Stuff Wednesday - Week one winner, and two still to go!

Win Stuff Wednesday - Week one winner, and two still to go!

Congrats to John McKernon, the first winner of one of three C&F fly boxes stuffed with new flies from the 2019 Manic Fly Collection. There are still two boxes up for grabs so get your entry in!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/28/2018
New custom Simms T Shirts have arrived!

New custom Simms T Shirts have arrived!

With summer approaching (hopefully) and Christmas on the horizon the timing is perfect for our new range of custom Simms t shirts to arrive..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/28/2018