Posts in Salty Saturdays

Salty Saturday - Season Update From King Tide Salt Fly

Salty Saturday - Season Update From King Tide Salt Fly

Tauranga Harbour has been good to us for the last few months. As expected the shallow water kingfish have put on a show, for the better part it’s been small poppers, savage topwater eats and happy clients..... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 03/14/2020
Salty Saturday - Christmas in July

Salty Saturday - Christmas in July

With the unseasonal weather we've had here in Australia continuing, we thought it would be nice to set our sights on the tropics. Yes, we've had devastating bush fires, severe drought.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 02/29/2020
Salty Saturday - Airflo Chard's Tropical Punch Line

Salty Saturday - Airflo Chard's Tropical Punch Line

The Airflo Chard's Tropical Punch is a line with a purpose – a 40 foot head but an aggressive.... Read more

by Bill Mitchell on 02/08/2020
Salty Saturday - Airflo Bonefish/Tarpon/GT Floating Line

Salty Saturday - Airflo Bonefish/Tarpon/GT Floating Line

The Airflo Bonefish Line is my personal favourite of the Airflo Saltwater Lines. I first encountered.... Read more

by Bill Mitchell on 01/25/2020
Salty Saturday - Airflo Flats Master Line

Salty Saturday - Airflo Flats Master Line

This line is a Manic Tackle Project special developed with Australian guides and flyfishers. The Flats Master.... Read more

by Bill Mitchell on 01/18/2020
Salty Saturday - Airflo Ridge Clear Tip Tropical Floating Line

Salty Saturday - Airflo Ridge Clear Tip Tropical Floating Line

Airflo Saltwater Fly Lines come in a number of tropical rated variations. In tropical parts of Australia, many anglers use.... Read more

by Bill Mitchell on 01/11/2020
Salty Saturday - Alternative Saltwater Fly Species

Salty Saturday - Alternative Saltwater Fly Species

While this ray riding phenomenon may be regarded as the jewel in New Zealand’s salt fly crown there are a host of other species that are readily available to put a fly in front of..... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 12/14/2019
Salty Saturday - Early Season Kingfish Expectations

Salty Saturday - Early Season Kingfish Expectations

Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly has a guiding few trips under his belt already for the season so let's check in and see how things are shaping up for those Tauranga flats Kingfish on fly..... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/30/2019
Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Captain Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly is back, this time to help us figure out a new approach when those flats kingfish are being a wee bit fussy.... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/23/2019
Salty Saturday - Lucas Allen's Gear Prep For The New Saltwater Fly Fishing Season

Salty Saturday - Lucas Allen's Gear Prep For The New Saltwater Fly Fishing Season

The sun is out and the fish are moving again. Now is the time to dust off that saltwater fly gear, check your stock levels of flies and tippet and make sure everything is in bulletproof order. Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly shares some of his preparation process to ensure success straight out of the gate..... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/16/2019