Posts by Gus Lapin

Straight from the Pros - Josh Flowers Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Josh Flowers Three Hot Tips

Josh began fly fishing at the age of 14, this stemmed from his father who passed his fly fishing passion onto him. He completed his first competition at the age of 16. He was the youngest Australian champion at the age of.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/31/2019
Straight from the Pros - Mark Bulley's Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Mark Bulley's Three Hot Tips

Mark started fishing the creeks and rivers of the Monaro as a boy with his uncle. Mark developed a passion for fly-fishing as a teenager and especially loved the.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/24/2019
Straight from the Pros - Tom Jarman's Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Tom Jarman's Three Hot Tips

Tom grew up fly fishing with his father in the UK and in Victoria. He started competition fly fishing at age 16 and by age 18 was selected in the Australian Team to compete at the Oceania Championships in New Zealand. Over Tom’s ten year competition.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/17/2019
Team Tuesday - Jules Stevens, essential Flyfisher

Team Tuesday - Jules Stevens, essential Flyfisher

Our very reliable sources have been telling us the success Jules Stevens of essential Flyfisher in Launceston has been having early in the Tassie season. She has been getting out.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/15/2019
Straight from the Pros - Jonothan Stagg's Three Hot Tips

Straight from the Pros - Jonothan Stagg's Three Hot Tips

Jonothan started fly fishing at the age of 11 and has now over 30 years’ experience fishing in his home of Tasmania. He has fished a number of mainland states as well as New Zealand, USA and many countries in Europe and Great Britain. He is the current and 6 times.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/10/2019
Techy Thursday - Christopher Bassano's Three Hot Tips

Techy Thursday - Christopher Bassano's Three Hot Tips

With the 2019 World Fly Fishing Championships in Tasmania just around the corner, we would like to introduce the Australian team and share some of their tips.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 10/03/2019
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 - David Hemphill's Primal Zone Review

Team Tuesday - David Hemphill's Primal Zone Review

David Hemphill got his hot little hands on a Primal Zone 1002/4 recently and put it straight to the test. We think it's pretty exciting to have some of.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 07/30/2019
The Three Stooges Take on Japan

The Three Stooges Take on Japan

Boy have we got a treat for you social media junkies out there. We've just bid a teary bon voyage to our good mates Andrew Burden, Michael Hurren and James Norney as they tour around Japan for.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 07/17/2019
Team Tuesday - essential Flyfisher

Team Tuesday - essential Flyfisher

Essential Flyfisher, located in the heart of Launceston is a must visit for Australian and International fly fishos alike. One of very few dedicated fly shops in the country, Essential is one of those shops.... Read more

by Gus Lapin on 06/25/2019