Posts in Saltwater Flyfishing

Salty Saturday - King Tide Salt Fly Mid Season Report

Salty Saturday - King Tide Salt Fly Mid Season Report

The Bay of Plenty has seen one of the longest settled periods in a long time. This has made flats fishing conditions near on perfect with great sun and an often light breeze to take the shine off the water’s surface..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 02/16/2019
Salty Saturday - Kyle Melnyk Comes Up Trumps

Salty Saturday - Kyle Melnyk Comes Up Trumps

Rene, Yoshi and Kyle Melnyk shot out for a quick marker bash in the harbour last week. Some days you can pluck lots of small fish off the markers, other days it just takes one big one to get the job done..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 02/09/2019
Salty Saturday - From the Mountains to the Flats

Salty Saturday - From the Mountains to the Flats

He's at it again. James Norney from Wilderness Fly Fishing has traded in the trout for something a little more... salty..... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 01/12/2019
Christmas Countdown Day #22 - Simms Surf Shorts

Christmas Countdown Day #22 - Simms Surf Shorts

The Simms Surf Short is the ultimate fish apres lifestyle crossover piece..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/22/2018
Primal Fly Rod Series Review

Primal Fly Rod Series Review

Fly fishing guru and casting legend, Mike Davis of Rotorua Hunting & Fishing, reviews the new Primal fly rod range.... Read more

by Mike Davis on 12/21/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #17 - Waterworks Lamson Cobalt Fly Reel

Christmas Countdown Day #17 - Waterworks Lamson Cobalt Fly Reel

Hopefully this Christmas there will be some very excited grown ups unwrapping a brand new Waterworks Lamson Cobalt saltwater fly reel..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/17/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #12 - Hatch Finatic Gen 2 Bluewater

Christmas Countdown Day #12 - Hatch Finatic Gen 2 Bluewater

One of these would make a hell of a Christmas present for any fisho, let alone this very cool limited edition Bluewater colourway. Snap one up while they’re still around..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/12/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #9 - Simms Downshore Flip

Christmas Countdown Day #9 - Simms Downshore Flip

Finally I think we're getting a taste of summer! So it's time to throw off those closed toe shoes with reckless abandon and get your little piggies on their way to market with the Simms Downshore Flip..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/09/2018
Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

Christmas Countdown Day #6 - Scott Meridian Fly Rod

When you buy someone a Scott Meridian saltwater fly rod for Christmas you're not just getting them a beautiful fly fishing tool, you're also giving them the gift of a lifetime of experiences..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/06/2018
Team Tuesday - Rene & Yoshi battle Hauraki Hoodlums

Team Tuesday - Rene & Yoshi battle Hauraki Hoodlums

Last Thursday seemed to be one of the few weather windows for getting out into the harbour and chasing some kings so Manic's bossman Rene and Yoshi from Hunting & Fishing New Zealand, North Shore seized the day and made the most of it!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/04/2018