Mates have great start to fly fishing

Tim with one of his four to hand on Day 1 — a very nice young rainbow. Jon with his first one on the fly — another nice rainbow. Plenty of bent rods and action between them — six to hand Day 1 and as many dropped or break-offs. Some fish needed a lot of … Continue reading Mates have great start to fly fishing

Another action workshop for family

Especially for Maddy, seen here with a nice take on the emerger. A top result with rainbow to hand. Even better when the family had planned trout entree for the BBQ dinner. Husband, Hamish had the first take for the day only to be broken off by a big fish. Father, David, had three takes … Continue reading Another action workshop for family

Father & son — first up success!

Locals Bob, and son Brad, had a great start to their fly fishing future, with a two-day extended workshop. Day 1: This was Brad onto his first for the day … not only that, it was the first for the season on the dry for both Red Tag & Currawong Lakes. Not to be outdone, … Continue reading Father & son — first up success!

Hands-on marketing

From left, Graham, Alice (Tourism Tasmania) & Dean (Tourism Australia) on their recent trout/flyfishing familiarity tour that ended with a flyfishing workshop at the Currawong Lakes. With a good number of tailing trout on hand it was a mixed bag … Graham, first time on the fly and first wild brown on! Netted and released. … Continue reading Hands-on marketing

Workshop surprise

Sean’s partner surprised him with a two day/overnight workshop and he didn’t miss the chance. With day 1 at Currawong Lakes a perfect autumn day, Sean made the most of it. Some great action on unweighted damsel nymph. … and excellent wild browns to hand. With bright skies and clear water the 2nd day on … Continue reading Workshop surprise

Father & son have great day on Currawong Lakes

Started off early with John onto a nice rainbow. Then doubled the advantage with this … … which turned out to be a beautiful brown. However, Chris soon got into action, … with another ‘lively’ brown. Well caught, held and released! And so it continued … all sighted on the dries.

A varied bunch net good results

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 net good results

Fish join fun for charity day!

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!