Posts in Fly Fishing Guides

Friday Fly Day - Hunting and Fishing Queenstown’s Top Picks

Friday Fly Day - Hunting and Fishing Queenstown’s Top Picks

So October has gotten off to a ripping start for most, with fish in most areas showing the condition of trout that have wintered very, very well..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/18/2019
Techy Thursday - Fly Fishing Gear I’m Rolling For 2019

Techy Thursday - Fly Fishing Gear I’m Rolling For 2019

The season is all on and with plenty of river time under my belt already, it’s time to let you know what new kit I’m running this October..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/17/2019
Straight from the Pros - Tom Jarman's Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Tom Jarman's Three Hot Tips

Tom grew up fly fishing with his father in the UK and in Victoria. He started competition fly fishing at age 16 and by age 18 was selected in the Australian Team to compete at the Oceania Championships in New Zealand. Over Tom’s ten year competition.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/17/2019
Team Tuesday - Jules Stevens, essential Flyfisher

Team Tuesday - Jules Stevens, essential Flyfisher

Our very reliable sources have been telling us the success Jules Stevens of essential Flyfisher in Launceston has been having early in the Tassie season. She has been getting out.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/15/2019
Friday Fly Day - Two Bit Hooker

Friday Fly Day - Two Bit Hooker

The Two Bit Hooker is our new go-to this season for the choosiest of both browns and bows. With a stunningly sleek profile packing a robust hook, a wink of flash and a very shapely taper, when all else fails the TBH will guarantee you some good, sweet lovin’..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/11/2019
Straight from the Pros - Jonothan Stagg's Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Jonothan Stagg's Three Hot Tips

Jonothan started fly fishing at the age of 11 and has now over 30 years’ experience fishing in his home of Tasmania. He has fished a number of mainland states as well as New Zealand, USA and many countries in Europe and Great Britain. He is the current and 6 times.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/10/2019
Techy Thursday - Hannah's Early Season Organisational Tips

Techy Thursday - Hannah's Early Season Organisational Tips

We asked our mate, Hannah Clement on her top tips for getting things sorted this fishing season.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/10/2019
Friday Fly Day - Jig Duracell Brown

Friday Fly Day - Jig Duracell Brown

The Jig Duracell Brown is a euro style nymph tied on a curved, barbless hook with a point designed to penetrate easily under the slightest of tension..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/04/2019
Mike Kirkpatrick - Getting High On Dry

Mike Kirkpatrick - Getting High On Dry

It's late season and myself, Hans Kreuer and Blair Daniel, head down South for a weeks fishing and relaxation for three weary guides..... Read more

by Mike Kirkpatrick on 10/03/2019
Techy Thursday - Christopher Bassano's Three Hot Tips

Techy Thursday - Christopher Bassano's Three Hot Tips

With the 2019 World Fly Fishing Championships in Tasmania just around the corner, we would like to introduce the Australian team and share some of their tips.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/03/2019