Posts in Salty Saturdays

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 #1 -  Primal Mega Saltwater Fly Rods

Christmas Countdown Day #1 - Primal Mega Saltwater Fly Rods

So you've been doing a bit of saltwater fly on the side and that entry level set has served you well but you're thinking of upgrading to something a bit nicer without breaking the bank?.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 12/01/2018
Team Tuesday - Read 'em & Weipa

Team Tuesday - Read 'em & Weipa

Usually the one stuck on the wrong side of the camera, Nik Mathieson managed to sneak a few fish in in between shooting an episode of the upcoming season of Big Angry Fish..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/24/2018
Salty Saturday - Beyond The Horizon

Salty Saturday - Beyond The Horizon

Beyond the Horizon tells the story of Rankin Jackson’s struggle to provide for his family while trying to survive the push of drug running and ultimately how fly fishing revealed his road to redemption..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 06/16/2018
Salty Saturday - A meter Queenfish for Australian Flyfishing Lodge

Salty Saturday - A meter Queenfish for Australian Flyfishing Lodge

Clint Isaac, host of the Australian Fly Fishing Lodge, sent us through a cracking image of his client Ian with a meter Queenfish, what a fish!.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 06/09/2018
Salty Saturday - Risty's Skiff

Salty Saturday - Risty's Skiff

Craig Rist is living the dream, so we thought we'd get a little rundown of his flats boat project to make you all jealous...... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 03/17/2018
Salty Saturday - Dave Bradley tours Far North Queensland

Salty Saturday - Dave Bradley tours Far North Queensland

AFO regular client and all-round nice guy Marty Sprott made the stop in Brisbane to meet Luke Spear. Luke is the son of retired Florida Keys guiding legend and Spear Boatworks owner Harry Spear..... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 03/10/2018
Salty Saturday - Big Angry Flats Fish

Salty Saturday - Big Angry Flats Fish

Our goofy Danish friend, Nik Mathieson of Big Angry Fish, has been hosting his good mate Joshua Martz from Pursuit Anglers from Baja Mexico and showing him a new world of flats snapper up north..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/27/2018