Posts in Fly Fishing Guides

Team Tuesday - NZ Fly Fishing Team Practice

Team Tuesday - NZ Fly Fishing Team Practice

While winter fishing focus often turns to the Taupo Region and the Tongariro River, there are plenty of other alternative venues which stay open all year round that can offer the hardy winter angler with plenty of action..... Read more

by Cory Scott on 08/20/2019
REMINDER - NZ Fly Fishing Team River Clinic

REMINDER - NZ Fly Fishing Team River Clinic

We'd highly recommend investing into yourself for this and getting along to spend some one on one time with the guys that are going to be representing New Zealand in the upcoming Worlds over in Tasmania..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/19/2019
Friday Fly Day - Going Skeletal

Friday Fly Day - Going Skeletal

As I write, it is opening day of the new whitebaiting season but my thoughts aren’t with the scoop net, but of the 6wt and the much larger predators we can target..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/16/2019
Yoshi checks in from Japan

Yoshi checks in from Japan

If there's one thing we can gaurantee that will happen then Yoshi goes away fishing is that he'll send through a bunch of amazing photos of him having the best time and it'll make us very, very jealous. You can suffer with us, check it out....... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/15/2019
Team Tuesday - Adam Priest

Team Tuesday - Adam Priest

Manic mate and father of two, Mr Adam Priest has recently been in touch with some pictures of his past guiding season. More recently he has taken a break from guiding and has been enjoying some fishing himself on the Central Plateau..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 08/06/2019
Friday Fly Day - Turangi Top 3 (x2)

Friday Fly Day - Turangi Top 3 (x2)

We've asked Gizzys fishiest duo, Connor Andrew and Shelen Scout Boyes for their top three flies tor hitting Turangi in August..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/02/2019
Techy Thursday - Johnny Gummer, Going Through The Motions

Techy Thursday - Johnny Gummer, Going Through The Motions

With the World Fly Fishing Champs in Tasmania kicking off at the end of November we've been lucky enough to get access to the NZ Team members fishy brains for a few Techy Thursdays. First up, Mr Johnny Gummer and how to get yourself out of those mental ruts..... Read more

by John Gummer on 08/01/2019
Simon Taylor Reviews the Cobalt

Simon Taylor Reviews the Cobalt

When I got my hands on the newly released Waterworks – Lamson Cobalt 8 fly reel several months in preparation for a trip to CXI, I could tell it was an impressive bit of gear straight.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 07/31/2019
Team Tuesday - David Hemphill's Primal Zone Review

Team Tuesday - David Hemphill's Primal Zone Review

David Hemphill got his hot little hands on a Primal Zone 1002/4 recently and put it straight to the test. We think it's pretty exciting to have some of.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 07/30/2019
Techy Thursday - Cory Scott And His Simms Flyweight Wading Boots

Techy Thursday - Cory Scott And His Simms Flyweight Wading Boots

My current number one piece of Manic kit is the new Simms Flyweight boots..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/25/2019