Posts in Friday Fly Day

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Friday Fly Day - The Wicked Wulff

Floating like a cork with an uber buggy silhouette, this new pocket pouncer from the Manic Fly Collection is sure to make a few fast water snouts appear. The Wicked Wulff is a full on floater that is designed to be seen, by both the angler, and the prey..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/14/2018
Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Friday Fly Day - The Low Blow

Not a fan of edge water dries that ride high on the surface? Chances are, that trout isn’t either..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/07/2018
Friday Fly Day - Killer Tasmanian Dries

Friday Fly Day - Killer Tasmanian Dries

Spring means the dry fly action really hots up on both rivers and lakes here in Tassie. A couple of patterns that I have been having a lot of success with lately are the Quill.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 11/30/2018
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
Friday Fly Day - Go Coastal

Friday Fly Day - Go Coastal

The smelt are moving in our southern tidal waters and despite what may be happening level and colour wise upriver, the low to incoming tide can provide some great.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/02/2018
Friday Fly Day - Opening Week Fly Patch

Friday Fly Day - Opening Week Fly Patch

What a mixed bag for opening week. High flows, low water, frosts, 13 degree mornings and even a 17 degree day all featured, followed by heavy snow, and resultantly kept us on our toes..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/26/2018
Friday Fly Day - Opening Weekend(s)

Friday Fly Day - Opening Weekend(s)

The seasons but a few days old and chances are, this weekend will be your first shot for the season, and if like me, you’re doing a last minute look over of the boxes here are a few must-have patterns for October, anywhere....... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/05/2018
Friday Fly Day - 'bait

Friday Fly Day - 'bait

When people ask me what fly to use I often advise them to look into the water and see what food items are present, and if you are playing around our estuaries at the moment you will notice whitebait are on the menu..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/07/2018