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Friday Fly Day - October's Coming

Friday Fly Day - October's Coming

Over the next few weeks we will give you the low down on my early season considerations and how the Manic Fly Collection can take the stress out of pre-season cramming..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/13/2019
Airflo Apex Quick First Review

Airflo Apex Quick First Review

Martin Langlands is one of the first people to get their hands on the new Airflo Apex fly rod, here's a quick review after a couple of days on the water..... Read more

by Martin Langlands on 09/12/2019
Techy Thursday - The Experts Review The Primal Zone Euro Nymph Range

Techy Thursday - The Experts Review The Primal Zone Euro Nymph Range

Here it is, the one stop shop for reviews on each model of the new Primal Zone euro nymph rod series. Lubin Pfeiffer, Johnny Gummer and Tarn McEwen download their thoughts..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 09/05/2019
Tim Angeli Reviews The Simms Midstream Jacket

Tim Angeli Reviews The Simms Midstream Jacket

Ever since my initial outing with it to keep out the autumn ocean breeze while chasing kingfish, the Simms Midstream Jacket has consistently become one of the first items that goes into my bag for any trip..... Read more

by Tim Angeli 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
Reel advice from The Love Guru

Reel advice from The Love Guru

Well known in angling circles for producing some of the sexiest damn reels on the market with outstanding drag systems, Lamson do one thing well, well, actually two things…they just work…and they are simply beautiful to look at..... Read more

by Andrew Harding on 08/15/2019
Friday Fly Day - Turangi Top 3 (x2)

Friday Fly Day - Turangi Top 3 (x2)

We've asked Gizzys fishiest duo, Connor Andrew and Shelen Scout Boyes for their top three flies tor hitting Turangi in August..... Read more

by Chris Dore on 08/02/2019
Simon Taylor Reviews the Cobalt

Simon Taylor Reviews the Cobalt

When I got my hands on the newly released Waterworks – Lamson Cobalt 8 fly reel several months in preparation for a trip to CXI, I could tell it was an impressive bit of gear straight.... Read more

by Simon Taylor on 07/31/2019
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
Airflo SuperFlo TRC Fly Line Tested By Andrew Harding

Airflo SuperFlo TRC Fly Line Tested By Andrew Harding

We've had Andrew Harding out and about doing what he does best and putting the SuperFlo TRC fly line through it's paces on the Tongariro, check out another very cool clip from the man himself and some feedback on the line..... Read more

by Chris Sharland on 07/29/2019