Posts in January 2019

Techy Thursday - Dodgy Weather & Fickle Fish

Techy Thursday - Dodgy Weather & Fickle Fish

This summer so far has been a strange one for me in the South. Fish feeding avidly one day and the next, we can hardly buy an eat. Some of the time its weather related - a cool or drizzly day following a string of hot, summery weather, and some of the time, who knows?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 01/31/2019
Starlo Gets Reel with The Fly Program

Starlo Gets Reel with The Fly Program

You've heard it before, but we'll tell you again. The Fly Program is an incredible initiative focused on the open discussion of mental health issues in.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 01/30/2019
Team Tuesday - Welcome Kyle Adams to the Manic crew!

Team Tuesday - Welcome Kyle Adams to the Manic crew!

We're super psyched to officially be able to welcome long-time friend of Manic, Kyle Adams, into the fold as our new account manager!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/29/2019
Friday Fly Day - Galloups Mini Dungeon

Friday Fly Day - Galloups Mini Dungeon

Need meat but find large, articulated streamers troublesome to cast? Introducing the Mini Dungeon, new to the Manic Fly Collection..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 01/25/2019
Techy Thursday - Finding New Water

Techy Thursday - Finding New Water

January is a fantastic time of year fish our streams in Victoria, the fish are usually taking large dry flies off the surface and the weather can be beautiful, what more could a fly fisher want! One issue this time of year can be fishing and.... Read more

by Scott Xanthoulakis on 01/24/2019
Win Stuff Wednesday - Lamson Speedster 2 Grey / Orange winner!

Win Stuff Wednesday - Lamson Speedster 2 Grey / Orange winner!

Congrats to Colin Belfield! A shiny new Lamson Speedster Grey / Orange reel is heading your way. Thanks to all who entered, we hope you're enjoying the weekly emails..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/23/2019
Team Tuesday - Taylor and the Tassie Trophys

Team Tuesday - Taylor and the Tassie Trophys

Tasmania's Western Lakes are absolutley firing right now. A bit of settled weather has seen a number of big fish being plucked from.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 01/22/2019
Friday Fly Day - Chris Dores Summer Patch

Friday Fly Day - Chris Dores Summer Patch

Without speaking too soon, summer is finally here it seems! The rivers are low and temperatures high, and while it seems bug life is running a few weeks behind there is more than enough insect activity to keep fish looking up..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 01/18/2019
Gink & Gasoline review the Simms River Camo G3 Guide Waders

Gink & Gasoline review the Simms River Camo G3 Guide Waders

Our buddies over at Gink & Gasoline are pretty no-nonsense types of guys when it comes to reviewing fly fishing gear so if you're interested in checking out an honest, no holds barred review of the Simms River Camo G3 Guide waders then check it out..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/16/2019
Manic Monday - When Time Stands Still

Manic Monday - When Time Stands Still

Well judging by today's traffic it looks like the bulk of us suckers are back at work and getting on with the year so shout out to you guys still on holiday, enjoy this rain!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 01/14/2019