Posts in Fly Fishing Stores

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
Friday Fly Day - A Look Inside Kyle’s Fly Box

Friday Fly Day - A Look Inside Kyle’s Fly Box

Winter fishing is well underway now with reports coming through of some great fishing in the Central Plateau. If you haven’t already, now is the time to go through and organise your gear and making sure your flies are in order..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 07/26/2019
2019 Sporting Life Outfitters Winter Fly Fest Timetable

2019 Sporting Life Outfitters Winter Fly Fest Timetable

Righto team, here's the run of the day for this years Winter Fly Fest 2019 on Saturday the 10th of August in Turangi..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/16/2019
Team Tuesday - essential Flyfisher

Team Tuesday - essential Flyfisher

Essential Flyfisher, located in the heart of Launceston is a must visit for Australian and International fly fishos alike. One of very few dedicated fly shops in the country, Essential is one of those shops.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 06/25/2019
Manic Monday - A Manic Winter Weekend

Manic Monday - A Manic Winter Weekend

And so it begins for Team Manic, the first proper weekend of hucking heavy bombs and glo bugs down in a chilly Turangi for 2019..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 06/24/2019
Salty Saturday - Fly Reels

Salty Saturday - Fly Reels

The performance of your reel is everything when hooking one of the many speedsters of the flats. When looking at which reel to purchase for your trip, you will find that if you want performance, you really do get what you.... Read more

by Darren Asquith on 06/22/2019
Salty Saturday - Fly Rods

Salty Saturday - Fly Rods

So, you’ve booked a trip to some exotic tropical location, and are now wondering what rods to bring to target your dream saltwater species? Given you’ve just spent a fair chunk of your hard earned on the.... Read more

by Darren Asquith on 06/15/2019
Team Tuesday - Lucas O'Sullivan

Team Tuesday - Lucas O'Sullivan

If you follow fly fishing on social media then it’s likely you have seen Lucas kicking around on Facebook and Instagram holding onto to some impressive fly caught trout. Lucas has achieved so much with his fishing at such a young age I’m sure there are more than a few envious seasoned anglers. This guy is impressive!.... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 06/11/2019
Rod & Reel Garage Sale - June 15th

Rod & Reel Garage Sale - June 15th

Who doesn't love a good garage sale? Well what about an AWESOME garage sale just for fishing tackle addicts?.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 06/06/2019
Techy Thursday - Jacob Freeman & the Simms Midstream Jacket

Techy Thursday - Jacob Freeman & the Simms Midstream Jacket

New for our 2019 winter collection is the new Simms Midstream Insulated Jacket. Prima Loft Gold insulation provides the highest warmth to weight ratio of any synthetic fill, and the Pertex face fabric provides high wind resistance and water repellence, and allows a rain shell to slide over with ease..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 05/30/2019