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Techy Thursday - Sink Tip Refresher

Techy Thursday - Sink Tip Refresher

It’s that time again when many rivers are closing, and the cooler weather pushes fish into the depths. As they start to focus on other things in life and stay closer to home on the riverbed, it’s time to dust off your heavier gear to get your fly right down into their living room..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 05/16/2019
Salty Saturday - Clothing for the Flats

Salty Saturday - Clothing for the Flats

There are two things I need from my clothing when flats fishing. Comfort and protection from the elements. Let me walk you through the Simms range, and where each item fits in for me..... Read more

by Darren Asquith on 05/11/2019
Friday Fly Day - The Last Hustle

Friday Fly Day - The Last Hustle

When I look at the calendar year, the months of May and June signal the end of a solid season. It’s when my ‘river fitness’ is at its strongest physically and mentally, but I am also more exhausted than ever.... Read more

by Matt Tripet on 05/10/2019
Pure Fly NZ is now available OnDemand at TVNZ!

Pure Fly NZ is now available OnDemand at TVNZ!

Did you miss last weeks episode of Pure Fly NZ? Are you going to the in-laws tonight for dinner and are likely to miss tonight's ep too? Never fear, it's now free to air and OnDemand at TVNZ!.... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 05/08/2019
The New Airflo SuperFlo Range Is Coming

The New Airflo SuperFlo Range Is Coming

Hold onto your hats folks because big things are afoot with the new Airflo SuperFlo developments in fly line diameter, slickness, suppleness and flotation..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 05/08/2019
Friday Fly Day - Winter Flies Part One, Heavy Stuff

Friday Fly Day - Winter Flies Part One, Heavy Stuff

As the temperatures drop I can’t help but turn my thoughts to the cooler months and the exciting prospects that winter brings. It’s a whole new ball game however, and along with rods, lines, attire and approach that differs from your summertime kit, your fly box too often needs a near total change out..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 05/03/2019
Salty Saturday - Waterproof Packs

Salty Saturday - Waterproof Packs

How you carry your gear for a day on the water is a very personal thing. Some like to keep everything fast and light, others prefer to take every item they have with them. Lucky for us.... Read more

by Darren Asquith on 04/27/2019
Friday Fly Day - Manic Flies in Tasmania

Friday Fly Day - Manic Flies in Tasmania

I like to use a small bunch of ‘favourite’ patterns for the majority of my fishing on ‘home’ waters. These are flies I have....... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 04/19/2019
Simms Flyweight Review: Simon Taylor Floats Around NZ

Simms Flyweight Review: Simon Taylor Floats Around NZ

Three days before heading off to New Zealand for 15 days of chasing trout, I got my hands on a pair of the new Simms Flyweight boots to take along. I have been a massive fan of the G3 Guide boots for a long time, and must admit that I was a little.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 04/17/2019
Andrew Harding Reviews the Simms Flyweight Boots

Andrew Harding Reviews the Simms Flyweight Boots

Andrew Harding is a man known to put gear through it's paces. He's had the new Simms Flyweight Boots for a while now so let's check in to see how he's been getting on..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 04/12/2019