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!

Mum provides… again!

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!

Workmates have top workshop

Greg, James, Josh, Caleb & Brie had a full day’s introductory workshop at Currawong Lakes late October. All got onto trout, break-offs, and dropped fish, with Brie and Josh getting fish to hand. Brie bringing her 2nd one to the net …   An excellent 2.5lbs rainbow. One of Josh’s successes, another good rainbow. Although nothing on … Continue reading Workmates have top workshop

Early workshop brings first wild brown for the season

Recent Tasmanian (via Sydney and originally west coast USA) Tim, gets the first wild brown trout on an unweighted damsel nymph. Big grin and well deserved. Fish was sighted breaching in the shallows alongside the reeds and Tom got a good cast to open his own fly fishing account. Beautifully spotted young wild brown from … Continue reading Early workshop brings first wild brown for the season

Top workshop for first timer!

Although our teaching dam level is currently down a bit, the trout were ready for their first learner of the season. David from Queensland had just done his gear and grass casting introduction when we headed up to the dam. In the first 10 minutes David hooks a lively rainbow on an unweighted WB. Nice … Continue reading Top workshop for first timer!