Posts in September 2019

The New Simms G4 Pro Collection Is Here, And It's Really Good

The New Simms G4 Pro Collection Is Here, And It's Really Good

The Simms G4 Pro logo has always been synonymous with the absolute best in class fly fishing product. If it's got the G4 Pro logo on it then you know it's got all of the latest product technology and build quality second to none..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/30/2019
Friday Fly Day - Early Season Part Deux, the Dries

Friday Fly Day - Early Season Part Deux, the Dries

Trout rise happily in October too, so don’t just rely on a fully stocked nymph box. As temperatures rise throughout the cooler, October mornings water temps on streams can rise considerably, and by lunchtime you can often find yourself amongst a pretty nice hatch..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/27/2019
Wairarapa Hunting & Fishing Evening - 17th October

Wairarapa Hunting & Fishing Evening - 17th October

This time we've got Kyle Adams on the job sharing some modern spey casting and TRC techniques...amongst other things. Check it out if you're in the area..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/26/2019
Hunting & Fishing Ballingers Meet The Experts Night

Hunting & Fishing Ballingers Meet The Experts Night

It was a big night for the local fly fishing community at Ballingers Hunting & Fishing last night with the Manic crew, Ballingers crew and Martin Langlands dropping some knowledge for the impending season..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/26/2019
Learn To Fly Fish with the Wakatipu Anglers Club

Learn To Fly Fish with the Wakatipu Anglers Club

New to fly fishing, need a full skills tune up or just want to hang out for a day and maybe learn a thing or two?.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/25/2019
Team Tuesday - Altitude Fly Fishing

Team Tuesday - Altitude Fly Fishing

Manic Mate and all-round-good-bugger, John Gummer is a taller than life fly fishing legend..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 09/24/2019
Tongariro Roll Cast Clinic Wrap Up

Tongariro Roll Cast Clinic Wrap Up

What a weekend of weather with perfect conditions being ideal for the Tongariro Roll Cast clinic. From my perspective the day went very well with everyone understanding the concept and theory behind the cast before getting the feel for each phase on the lake and then finally putting it all together by the end of the river session..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 09/23/2019
Friday Fly Day - Chris Reygaert's Spring Winners

Friday Fly Day - Chris Reygaert's Spring Winners

Chris Reygaert AKA Fiordland Fishing Guide is chomping at the bit for the new season and has been kind enough to gives us a bit of insight into which flies from the Manic Fly Collection he'll be throwing at fish come Oct 1st..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/20/2019
Team Tuesday - Anglers Night At Hunting & Fishing Gisborne

Team Tuesday - Anglers Night At Hunting & Fishing Gisborne

The pre-season fly fishing training continues, this time with the team at Hunting & Fishing New Zealand, Gisborne..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/17/2019
Manic Monday - Das Boat Ep4

Manic Monday - Das Boat Ep4

This episode of Das Boat sees familiar fly fishing legend and Scott Fly Rod ambassador, Frank Smethurst, taking control of the rig and chasing a few bass..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 09/16/2019