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Team Tuesday - NZ Fly Fishing Team Practice

Team Tuesday - NZ Fly Fishing Team Practice

While winter fishing focus often turns to the Taupo Region and the Tongariro River, there are plenty of other alternative venues which stay open all year round that can offer the hardy winter angler with plenty of action..... Read more

by Cory Scott on 08/20/2019
REMINDER - NZ Fly Fishing Team River Clinic

REMINDER - NZ Fly Fishing Team River Clinic

We'd highly recommend investing into yourself for this and getting along to spend some one on one time with the guys that are going to be representing New Zealand in the upcoming Worlds over in Tasmania..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 08/19/2019
Friday Fly Day - Going Skeletal

Friday Fly Day - Going Skeletal

As I write, it is opening day of the new whitebaiting season but my thoughts aren’t with the scoop net, but of the 6wt and the much larger predators we can target..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/16/2019
Techy Thursday - Sam Bourne Speaks

Techy Thursday - Sam Bourne Speaks

Welcome to another Techy Takeover from the NZ Fly Fishing Team. Today, we ask Sam Bourne what are the three things you have learnt from competition fishing and what's made the biggest difference for your angling?.... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/15/2019
Techy Thursday - Lloyd Struthers, Three Things

Techy Thursday - Lloyd Struthers, Three Things

Welcome to another NZ Fly Fishing Team Techy Takeover where this week we have Lloyd Struthers touching on three things comp angling has taught him, and kit he just couldn’t do without..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/08/2019
Techy Thursday - Johnny Gummer, Going Through The Motions

Techy Thursday - Johnny Gummer, Going Through The Motions

With the World Fly Fishing Champs in Tasmania kicking off at the end of November we've been lucky enough to get access to the NZ Team members fishy brains for a few Techy Thursdays. First up, Mr Johnny Gummer and how to get yourself out of those mental ruts..... Read more

by John Gummer on 08/01/2019
Friday Fly Day - A Look Inside Kyle’s Fly Box

Friday Fly Day - A Look Inside Kyle’s Fly Box

Winter fishing is well underway now with reports coming through of some great fishing in the Central Plateau. If you haven’t already, now is the time to go through and organise your gear and making sure your flies are in order..... Read more

by Kyle Adams on 07/26/2019
Friday Fly Day - Manic Flies To Crawl

Friday Fly Day - Manic Flies To Crawl

So, on yesterday’s Techy Thursday we discussed the benefits of slow intermediate fly lines for fishing only just subsurface, or for crawling nymphs across weed beds and through the shallows. Today we check out a couple of my favourite flies for retrieving on a ‘slow, slower, slowest’ style retrieve..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/19/2019
Techy Thursday - How To Fish Slow Sinking Fly Lines

Techy Thursday - How To Fish Slow Sinking Fly Lines

One of the most underestimated fly lines out there is the slow intermediate, or ‘hover’ as they're often referred to..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 07/18/2019
Team Tuesday - NZ Fly Fishing Team River Clinic

Team Tuesday - NZ Fly Fishing Team River Clinic

Here's a great opportunity to add some serious river fishing skills to your arsenal and take your abilities to pull fish from nowhere to the next level..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/16/2019