Next morning James in fine form — 1st cast 4+lbs wild brown! Currawong Lakes put on a great two days combined fly fishing introduction and target shooting coporate fun package for the Cascade group. Red Tag assisted with the fly fishing workshop sessions and despite a bit of cold blustery weather, all had a good … Continue reading Coporate success
You bet! Father and son David and Justin from Queensland wanted to try fly fishing while down in Tasmania for a midwinter break, and look what happened. Tried out a private fishery called Red Banks for the first time, less than an hour’s run from Hobart, and very pleased with the results. To start with … Continue reading Tassie midwinter workshop?
Thanks to all Pro Angler people and Red Tag clients who came to our recent Tassie nights at Sydney, Melbourne and Geelong. They were great evenings, despite picking up the dreaded ‘lurgie’ in Sydney. These shots were from the final night in Geelong and this year the lucky winner was Ian Morgan, who has won … Continue reading Pro Angler nights a great success
Although the wild brown and rainbow season has ended, there are still a few waters open and some all year round private waters to conduct fly fishing workshops. Chad and Karen have a beautiful day in May to get into fly fishing and have some quality on water work. Although the fish were not ‘on’, … Continue reading May workshop
“Yes, think you should get a few today”, was my reply. “Nice little wild brown this one” was the next comment after the second cast of the day; “bit out of practice” was heard soon after three fish dropped in the next four casts … By a slightly delayed lunch time, after numerous missed opportunities, dropped fish and returned wild browns, the count stood at 25 to hand. … What a day, it was a delight to guide Jack, I believe his secret to success was the combination of his enthusiasm for the smaller streams, he was ‘in tune ’ with that environment and his determination to ‘present’ the dry as best he could to all rising fish and potential trout holding spots.
Red Tag’s introductory fly fishing workshop was just what Martin had been looking for, judging by the results from his two day/two nights package with us. After the regulation ‘on grass’ gear set up and casting session, it was onto the water at Currawong for for the first ‘still water’ intro period. Martin soon got … Continue reading Mid March Magic