One of the positives that really attracts me to using Currawong Lakes in our tour packages is it enables me to look after a group of anglers/friends who have a wide range of fly fishing skills and be confident they will all have a good time. This is Tim, novice fly fisher wanting to improve … Continue reading A varied bunch get good results
Sally and Matt purchased our fly fishing package as part of a ‘Tasmania tour’ Pink Cup cancer day in Queensland. Neither had ever fly fished before so Matt was delighted with this beautiful rainbow on the dry on his first day. And Sally gets this nice buck on the emerger… might be a tad bigger … Continue reading Fish join fun for charity day!
Tom, from Washington DC, started out day 1 at Currawong, with one of a number of browns on the dry. Another good one takes the Blue Damsel. Day 2 on the river brought more success, this time on the ‘hopper patterns. More ‘hopper success on the river wild browns
Here, Hiroyoshi is on to a nice wild brown on the stream. And puts a good bend in the #4wt Another on the ‘hopper pattern.
Despite the dramatic recent Tasmanian fires our areas of rivers and private lakes waters are open and fortunately not affected by the current situation.
Here Ralph (88 years young) delights in his first of many in our latest trip. 3.5lbs wild brown …yes… on the Blue Damsel again. A beautifully-conditioned trout returned to live on. Another hookup, this time on the dark brown emerger! Then it was rainbow action the next day… … and river wild brown action… on … Continue reading “Young” Ralph still hooks them
John, Pippa & son Tom, all geared up and ready for their first fly-fishing experience. Tom ‘hard at it’ searching for his 1st — lost a good one, but struck out on others. John had three on but all broke-off, good fish all of them… So it was up to Mum to sight… stalk… and … Continue reading Mum provides… again!
Another regular ‘Tagger, Phil, nipped over for a couple of days ‘R&R’ by way of ‘FoF’ (Fish on Fly). Plan was day1 at Currawong This was success on day 1 — nice brown taken on the dry — when we finally found a ‘feeder’. Lakes day 2 on rivers, search as Phil did, overnight rain … Continue reading Some trips are tougher than others