Posts in Salty Saturdays

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
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
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
Salty Saturday - King Tide Salt Fly Season Kicks Off

Salty Saturday - King Tide Salt Fly Season Kicks Off

Lucas Allen from King Tide Salt Fly has put together a blog post wrapping up his early season time on the water. Things are looking good!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/25/2017
Win Stuff Wednesday - A morning with King Tide Salt Fly

Win Stuff Wednesday - A morning with King Tide Salt Fly

We've teamed up with Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly to bring you another stellar Win Stuff Wednesday for the next couple of weeks....... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/15/2017
Salty Saturday - Permit Fishing as seen by Bill Mitchell

Salty Saturday - Permit Fishing as seen by Bill Mitchell

Permit fishing is risky. Permit pose a risk to one’s reputation, ego and sensibilities, and especially to one’s hip pocket. To fish permit is to risk sanity. Permit care nothing for any of these things..... Read more

by Bill Mitchell on 11/11/2017
Salty Saturday - The gear the Big Angry Fish boys use

Salty Saturday - The gear the Big Angry Fish boys use

You've seen Nathan having a ball dealing to some beefy snaps, fiesty kahawai and strong trevs with his fly gear on recent episodes of Big Angry Fish but have you ever wondered what actual gear it is that he's been using?.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/04/2017
Salty Saturday - AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge wrap up

Salty Saturday - AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge wrap up

The AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge is obviously based in the scenic Hinchinbrook region of far north Queensland, the area has lots to offer fly anglers with its vast shallow areas holding multiple fly target species and the protection from the towering peaks of Hinchinbrook Island itself, it’s the also the biggest mangrove forest in Australia..... Read more

by Dave Bradley on 09/02/2017
Salty Saturday - Untamed Flies & Tackle reviews the new Simms Dry Creek Back Pack

Salty Saturday - Untamed Flies & Tackle reviews the new Simms Dry Creek Back Pack

Darren Asquith of Untamed Flies & Tackle is a Christmas Island regular so there's no better person to go and give the new Simms Dry Creek Back Pack a run for its money in the salty stuff..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/19/2017
Salty Saturday - Flylife checks out the updated Hatch Finatic reels

Salty Saturday - Flylife checks out the updated Hatch Finatic reels

Flylife.tv and Hatch's Andrew Dickinson catch up and chat about the recent updates to the rock solid Hatch Finatic range. These are fresh and salt reels but we love them as our go-to salty workhorses and reckon they're right at home for this week's Salty Saturday..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/29/2017