Posts in Fly Fishing North Island

How To Rig Up For The Tongariro Roll Cast

How To Rig Up For The Tongariro Roll Cast

Before you start the journey of learning the Tongariro Roll Cast it pays to have an understanding of some of the gear that will make the job that much easier for you as well as how to set it all up properly..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 10/19/2020
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
The New 2021 Manic Fly Collection Catalogue Is Here

The New 2021 Manic Fly Collection Catalogue Is Here

Kick off your new season with some new patterns from the 2021 Manic Fly Collection. Check out the full catalogue here.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 10/13/2020
Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - The Endless Season

Pure Fly NZ Series 3 - The Endless Season

This week's episode of Pure Fly NZ is all about showcasing the year-round fly fishing opportunities New Zealand has on offer..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 10/12/2020
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
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
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