Posts in Product Reviews

Techy Thursday - Believing the Hype: Simms Bugstopper hoody

Techy Thursday - Believing the Hype: Simms Bugstopper hoody

Everyone’s got one right? You’re seeing them everywhere. On the river. Out hiking, paddleboarding, worn by shop staff, cycling, around town and at the BBQ. Here’s why....... Read more

by Chris Dore on 02/22/2018
Techy Thursday - Sun Smart

Techy Thursday - Sun Smart

As I write this I’m sitting in my seventh day of 30 something degrees heat here in the south and yet the 24 hour forecast is for snow. In high summertime temps, anglers need to make a few changes from their usual routines..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 02/01/2018
Salty Saturday - Scott Heliply 888 Fly Rod

Salty Saturday - Scott Heliply 888 Fly Rod

Scott Fly Rod Company’s 888 Heliply (8’8” 8 Line) is a classic saltwater stick. It was called ‘one of the best dozen rods ever made’ in one review. It has a cult following among Scott fans and people still seem to talk about how much they loved this rod..... Read more

by Bill Mitchell on 01/13/2018
Friday Fly Day - Saltwater Flies, A Starting Point

Friday Fly Day - Saltwater Flies, A Starting Point

Starting out with saltwater fly fishing but don't know which flies to use? Here's our three suggestions of styles to get you started..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/12/2018
Salty Saturday - Airflo Coastal Fly Rod Review

Salty Saturday - Airflo Coastal Fly Rod Review

We handed Australian Flyfishing Outfitters newest guide Amos Mapleston aka Famos the Airflo Coastal 8wt and after some solid use here’s what he had to say....... Read more

by Dave Bradley on 01/06/2018
Untamed's Darren Asquith reviews the Simms Dry Creek Z Hip Pack

Untamed's Darren Asquith reviews the Simms Dry Creek Z Hip Pack

The new Dry Creek range is some of our favourite product here at Manic. Techy, tough and cool looking it ticks all the boxes and the new Dry Creek Z Hip Pack is a star of the range..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/04/2018
Twigwater.com Airflo Blade Review

Twigwater.com Airflo Blade Review

The Airflo Blade fly rod series continues to build a faithful following of guys that know their shit. David Anderson of Twigwater.com is one of those guys....... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/03/2018
Christmas Countdown - Figured out what you want yet?

Christmas Countdown - Figured out what you want yet?

Well if you haven't got your presents sorted yet here's a few more ideas from our mates for gifts for either yourself, or to give to someone else...even though you'll probably just end up keeping it for yourself..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 12/22/2017
Flyfishers Inc Issue #15 is live!

Flyfishers Inc Issue #15 is live!

Just in time for the Christmas work wind down, so sit back, click the link and kill some time..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/15/2017
Christmas Countdown - Matt Tripet suggests...

Christmas Countdown - Matt Tripet suggests...

Matt Tripet knows how to crack a Christmas beer in style!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/15/2017