Posts in July 2018

Team Tuesday - Tasmania at a Glance

Team Tuesday - Tasmania at a Glance

Recent rains across the state have been perfectly timed for the 2018/19 trout season opening on Saturday, August 4th. The central plateau has received some heavy falls, with near record.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 07/31/2018
THIS SUNDAY - Spey On The K 2.0

THIS SUNDAY - Spey On The K 2.0

Well that snuck up quick but the long range forecast for Sunday looks good with light winds so make sure you get down there to take advantage of some of the great information on offer and the even greater people that will be there!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/30/2018
The new Simms River Camo Range is here!

The new Simms River Camo Range is here!

The new Simms River Camo range has arrived and it's stellar stuff! Check out the full range here and learn some of the tech and theory behind what makes it tick..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/27/2018
2018 Winter Fly Fest Timetable

2018 Winter Fly Fest Timetable

OK folks, the timetable is all locked in for the 2018 Sporting Life Fishing Outfitters - Turangi Winter Fly Fest and there will be something for everyone, including MOA BEER! Check it out, lock it in and see you there..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/27/2018
Friday Fly Day – Karl Sawyer’s Turangi Picks

Friday Fly Day – Karl Sawyer’s Turangi Picks

With the Winter Fly Fest only a few weeks away no doubt many will be at the bench tying, or down at your Manic Retailer buying your arsenal for a productive weekend away. To make life easier we asked Manic Mate, Karl Sawyer what patterns he used to kill it down there just recently..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/27/2018
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
Friday Fly Day - Stillwater Staples

Friday Fly Day - Stillwater Staples

Scotty X wants to let you know just how fun stillwater fly fishing can be, listen up..... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 07/20/2018
Team Tuesday - Winter Lakes and New Mates

Team Tuesday - Winter Lakes and New Mates

I was lucky enough to find a day to spend with Scott Xanthoulakis and his bunch of goons. As winter options go around Melbourne.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 07/17/2018
Simms Fishing Presents - CHANDALAR from Soul River

Simms Fishing Presents - CHANDALAR from Soul River

Witness the true power of fly fishing when combined with the desire to do good. It takes some special people to organise these programs and it really.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 07/16/2018
Techy Thursday - How you SHOULD be playing your fish

Techy Thursday - How you SHOULD be playing your fish

“Keep the rod up” is good, basic instruction but is often the worst advice you can give to someone hooked into a heavier fish. When fighting bigger fish, or to get the fish in fast and fresh you want to utilise the rod butt, and keeping the rod up isn’t the way to do this..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/12/2018