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Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - Three Kings Kingfish

Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - Three Kings Kingfish

In this episode of Pure Fly NZ we see show regulars and big fish weapons, Jeff Forsee and Anto Hall, heading into just the type of territory that gets them really fired up..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 10/21/2020
Friday Fly Day - How To Choose The Right Indicator Dry Fly

Friday Fly Day - How To Choose The Right Indicator Dry Fly

Yesterday we answered Toms question regarding dry dropper rigs, and today we are looking at suitable indicator dries, and what I look for in my indicators pattern..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/16/2020
Techy Thursday - Dry Dropper Advice

Techy Thursday - Dry Dropper Advice

In this week's Techy Thursday Chris Dore gives some how to advice on fly fishing with the dry and dropper rig.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/15/2020
Friday Fly Day - Fly Fishing New Waters, What Flies Do I need?

Friday Fly Day - Fly Fishing New Waters, What Flies Do I need?

So many anglers are at a loss when visiting new territory. What flies they will need and in which sizes being the foremost questions on their minds. Here’s a tip. The flies In your box will certainly do the job..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/09/2020
Techy Thursday - Five Tips For Fly Fishing In the Wind

Techy Thursday - Five Tips For Fly Fishing In the Wind

If there’s one word to describe our season in the South so far, it’s windy. With rivers issuing from the alps, it’s rare to fish a calm day and you can’t always get away from the wind. You often have to simply deal with it, especially during spring..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/08/2020
Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - Mike Kirkpatrick's Trophy Tips

Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - Mike Kirkpatrick's Trophy Tips

Have you been on the internet lately? Oh good, so you would have seen Mike Kirkpatrick just straight killing it, catching huge numbers of New Zealand trophy brown trout. It's been impossible to miss..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 10/07/2020
2020 National Pairs Championships 7th & 8th November

2020 National Pairs Championships 7th & 8th November

The very popular SFFNZ Pairs Championships is back for 2020 and is a great event to get involved with if you've ever been at all interested in competition fly fishing..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 10/06/2020
Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - Argentinian Mouse Eating Bows

Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - Argentinian Mouse Eating Bows

In this week's episode of Pure Fly NZ we see Craig Rist and Nick Reygaert traveling to "the other" fly fishing mecca of Argentina's, Jurassic Lake..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 10/05/2020
Friday Fly Day - The New Manic Fly Collection Assassin Nymph

Friday Fly Day - The New Manic Fly Collection Assassin Nymph

Here's a new unweighted nymph from the Manic Fly Collection that has a very particular set of skills. The Assassin..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/02/2020
Techy Thursday - Early Season Fly Fishing Tips From The Experts

Techy Thursday - Early Season Fly Fishing Tips From The Experts

Its October. It’s our favourite time of the year once again as our brown trout rivers open and we all get an opportunity to run a fly through virgin water. While we have all been prepping and planning the past several weeks, we thought we would ask a few of our experts from around the country for their tips to help you achieve early season success..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 10/01/2020