Posts in Fly Fishing Destinations

Team Tuesday - Connor & Shelen hit the South Island

Team Tuesday - Connor & Shelen hit the South Island

Conner Andrew and Shelen of Gisborne Hunting and Fishing recently made their annual pilgrimage deep in the South to share a few rivers with me..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/18/2018
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
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
Team Tuesday - Rene & Yoshi battle Hauraki Hoodlums

Team Tuesday - Rene & Yoshi battle Hauraki Hoodlums

Last Thursday seemed to be one of the few weather windows for getting out into the harbour and chasing some kings so Manic's bossman Rene and Yoshi from Hunting & Fishing New Zealand, North Shore seized the day and made the most of it!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/04/2018
Team Tuesday - Ladies at Millbrook Lakes

Team Tuesday - Ladies at Millbrook Lakes

Last weekend we had the opportunity to pinch of few moments from our great mate Jo Dobson, the brains, the brawn.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/27/2018
Friday Fly Day - Brendon Mortimore's picks for the Deep South

Friday Fly Day - Brendon Mortimore's picks for the Deep South

It’s been a moody season so far but with summer trying to rear its head our fly selection can be a little up in the air. We’ve asked Brendon from Invercargill Hunting & Fishing on his picks for the months ahead..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/23/2018
Friday Fly Day - Early Season Workhorses from Dudes in the Know

Friday Fly Day - Early Season Workhorses from Dudes in the Know

“My go to trail on the double nymph setup is the Death Metal PT.. 14’s seem to do the job nicely on early season.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/16/2018
Friday Fly Day - Early Season Victorian Selections

Friday Fly Day - Early Season Victorian Selections

James Norney from Wilderness Fly Fishing gives us a little rundown of his early season.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/09/2018
Manic 'Mud-Marlin' Monday - Blake Malitz Brains a Few

Manic 'Mud-Marlin' Monday - Blake Malitz Brains a Few

Our good mate Blake Malitz from Compleat Angler & Camping World Nowra has been up to no good recently. Armed to the teeth.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/05/2018