Posts in August 2019

Frantic Fathers Day Gift Guide

Frantic Fathers Day Gift Guide

So you forgot again huh? We're here to help, now get hustling!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/29/2019
Techy Thursday - Johnny Bell from the NZ Fly Fishing Team

Techy Thursday - Johnny Bell from the NZ Fly Fishing Team

Johnny Bell will be part of the NZ team heading to Tasmania to represent NZ at the Worlds in November. Lucky for us he's taken some time out to share some of his best fly fishing tips from his time on the water competition fishing..... Read more

by John Bell on 08/29/2019
How To Master The Tongariro Roll Cast

How To Master The Tongariro Roll Cast

Here it is, the most comprehensive "How To" for learning the Tongariro Roll Cast..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 08/28/2019
Win Stuff Wednesday - New Simms Hoodies

Win Stuff Wednesday - New Simms Hoodies

Hallelujah, spring is only four days away! It'll still feel like winter for a while yet but soon enough we'll be getting glimpses of the summer ahead, in between the cold snaps and random downpours that spring loves to throw at us..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/28/2019
The 2019 AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge

The 2019 AFO Hinchinbrook Challenge

Arguably Australia's most coveted fly fishing competition, the Hinchinbrook Challenge will see 25 teams pitted against each other on the hallowed water, the Hinchinbrook Channel..... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 08/28/2019
Team Tuesday - Tasmania, Open for Business

Team Tuesday - Tasmania, Open for Business

With the new Tasmanian trout season now several weeks old, early indicators look like we should be in for a great season. Although some unpleasant weather over the last couple of weeks has made difficult to get out, the widespread rain and.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 08/27/2019
Manic Monday - Das Boat Ep1

Manic Monday - Das Boat Ep1

The 12ft tinny is an NZ insitution so this series from the crew at Meateater should resonate with a lot of you out there who have pimped out a little aluminium boat into a fully fledged fishing weapon..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/26/2019
Friday Fly Day - Make Hare Great Again

Friday Fly Day - Make Hare Great Again

Hares fur has great properties include being easy to dub, making it a great choice for the home tier, it’s soft and full of movement making it a great choice full stop. Spiky, leggy guard hairs just look cool..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/23/2019
Techy Thursday - Cory Scott On Comp Techniques For Daily Use

Techy Thursday - Cory Scott On Comp Techniques For Daily Use

The competition angler is constantly in search of development, and each and every competition session is a learning exercise in itself, therefore by immersing one’s self in the realm of competitive fly fishing much can be learnt that you can amplify in your everyday fishing to ultimate increase your chances of catching fish..... Read more

by Cory Scott on 08/22/2019
Tongariro Roll Cast Clinic - Saturday 21st Of September

Tongariro Roll Cast Clinic - Saturday 21st Of September

Our very our TRC guru, Kyle Adams, will be sharing his knowledge on executing the world famous(ish) Tongariro Roll Cast on Saturday the 21st of September..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/21/2019