Posts in Fly Fishing Stores

Friday Fly Day - Sporting Life's Neil Cunnington

Friday Fly Day - Sporting Life's Neil Cunnington

She’s been a stunner of a summer so far in the north with some stunning fish being reported around the scene. With many anglers finally getting the chance to pick up a fly rod we asked our buddy Neil from Sporting life Turangi what they should be tying on around the central rivers..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 02/28/2020
Team Tuesday - Josh Power of Fisho's Tackle World Hervey Bay

Team Tuesday - Josh Power of Fisho's Tackle World Hervey Bay

Josh dedicates his work and spare time to learning all things fly fishing. Whether it be new technology in rods and reels, playing with fly line tapers till the cows come home, or concocting some magical fly.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 02/11/2020
Team Tuesday - Welcome To The New Guys!

Team Tuesday - Welcome To The New Guys!

We've said it a few times already, new year, new us. Well it couldn't be more true with more new faces coming onboard at Manic and helping take things to a new level! Let us introduce some new (and maybe familiar) faces to you all..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 02/04/2020
Friday Fly Day - Jake Bindon of Rivers To Ranges Hawkes Bay

Friday Fly Day - Jake Bindon of Rivers To Ranges Hawkes Bay

With the true Hawkes bay summer finally here the fishing is starting to crank up. At the moment fish can be found throughout all reaches of the major rivers, with some quality fish being caught not very far from the main town centres..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 01/31/2020
Team Tuesday - Neil Cunnington of Sporting Life Turangi

Team Tuesday - Neil Cunnington of Sporting Life Turangi

Manic mate, super nice guy and all-round top bloke, Mr Neil Cunnington Is one of the key team members and fly fishing gurus at the famous Sporting Life Outfitters store in Turangi..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 01/21/2020
Friday Fly Day - Gary Lyttle's Top Summer Picks

Friday Fly Day - Gary Lyttle's Top Summer Picks

Summer has been a mixed bag around the country so far, so we have asked a few of our buddies over the next few weeks to chime in with what they have been using to get things done..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 01/17/2020
Micah and Dore's Bushfire Relief Fundraiser

Micah and Dore's Bushfire Relief Fundraiser

No doubt everyone is aware of the devastation these fires have caused over the last few months in Australia. Particularly bad over the Christmas and New Year period with high temperatures and strong winds contributing to some of the most.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 01/08/2020
Team Tuesday - Lucas O'Sullivan of Allan Millers H&F Dunedin

Team Tuesday - Lucas O'Sullivan of Allan Millers H&F Dunedin

True to form Lucas has been out there doing what he preaches with some epic results and the proof is in the pudding!.... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 12/24/2019
Team Tuesday - Jake Bindon of Rivers To Ranges

Team Tuesday - Jake Bindon of Rivers To Ranges

Manic mate and all round good bugger, Jake Bindon is the resident fly fishing guru at the Rivers to Ranges store in Hastings..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 12/03/2019
Jim Bartschi At Rod & Reel Photos

Jim Bartschi At Rod & Reel Photos

A huge thanks to everyone who turned up last night to Rod and Reel to hear Jim Bartschi of Scott Fly Rods speak. It was an excellent turnout and I think we all learned a thing or ten about fly rod construction and the pure passion that goes into putting a Scott rod together..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/22/2019