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Friday Fly Day - Black Fly Day

Friday Fly Day - Black Fly Day

In the words of Jay Z, “Get ya'll black tees on, all black everything, black cards, black cars, all black everything”. In the words of us from Manic, “get your black flies on”..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/29/2019
2019 World Flyfishing Champs - The Wild Card

2019 World Flyfishing Champs - The Wild Card

Well isn't this a pleasant surprise... we have a little secret that is perhaps not so secret anymore. Lining up for.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/28/2019
Straight from the Pros - Mischa Berndtsson's Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Mischa Berndtsson's Three Hot Tips

Mischa Berndtsson has been selected to represent Australia as team Manager at three World Fly Fishing Championships. He was Team Manager for the 2016 WFFC held in.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 11/28/2019
Techy Thursday - Simms Dry Creek Simple Backpack Review

Techy Thursday - Simms Dry Creek Simple Backpack Review

First up, and straight out of the mailbox, the new Simms Dry Creek ‘Simple’ Backpack is indeed a simple design that looks both very.... Read more

by David Anderson on 11/28/2019
Win Stuff Wednesday - Scott Sector / Scott NZ Special Giveaway Week 3

Win Stuff Wednesday - Scott Sector / Scott NZ Special Giveaway Week 3

If you have missed out on the last couple of weeks of promo around this amazing giveaway then here's a quick synopsis for you....... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/27/2019
Team Tuesday - The 2019 World Fly Fishing Champs In Tasmania

Team Tuesday - The 2019 World Fly Fishing Champs In Tasmania

It’s finally here. Beginning this Saturday 30th November 23 team from around the globe will battle it out for the 2019 FIPS Mouche World Fly Fishing Championships in Tasmania. Take some time out to get familiar with the teams and steal some of their secrets..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/26/2019
Manic Is Hiring!

Manic Is Hiring!

New year, new you? Come and join the team at Manic and kick off your 2020 right, we'd love to have ya..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/26/2019
Manic Monday - Mike Kirkpatrick & David Rogers Have A Red Letter Day

Manic Monday - Mike Kirkpatrick & David Rogers Have A Red Letter Day

Mike Kirkpatrick of Latitude Guiding had a trip out with client and Nelson local, David Rogers, and boy did they clean up..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 11/25/2019
Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Salty Saturday - When Nothing Seems To Work

Captain Lucas Allen of King Tide Salt Fly is back, this time to help us figure out a new approach when those flats kingfish are being a wee bit fussy.... Read more

by Lucas Allen on 11/23/2019
Friday Fly Day - What's New? Damsel Edition

Friday Fly Day - What's New? Damsel Edition

Over the next few weeks we’ll be unveiling the latest and greatest flies that are hitting the shelves as we speak and this week we’re going to kick off with a lake trout favourite, the mighty Damsel..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 11/22/2019