Change is in the air

One of the exciting things about Red Tag Trout Tours is the fact that we have so many women who fly fish with us, or who we have helped to start their journey with this beautiful sport. This montage is only a snippet of the many women who have taken up this opportunity over the … Continue reading Change is in the air

Second cast a winner

Andrew is from Victoria and has been with Red Tag several times. With a slightly overcast morning, there was an excellent flow in the river and, I should have said this to start with … Andrew caught his first brown on his second cast and it took 10 seconds from the moment we first got … Continue reading Second cast a winner

Smooth transition for Red Tag …

Over the last two years or so visitors to this blog will have noticed a new guiding face, Ray Curran, working alongside me and with clients on the water. This has been part of our succession plan with Ray taking over Red Tag Trout Tours as I stepped back gradually. I am very pleased to … Continue reading Smooth transition for Red Tag …

Introducing Ray Curran

With the recent retirement of Roger from Red Tag Trout Tours after 27 years of running a magnificent guiding business, time is now allowing him to enjoy the rest of his life and to concentrate on writing his memoirs and tying flies and of course telling big stories. I would like to introduce myself formally … Continue reading Introducing Ray Curran

2023-24 Workshops now open

Great opportunity to get into fly fishing, learn more or dust off rusty skills … Our Herne Waters 23/24 workshop dates are now open for bookings – see details in brochures: Top-level instruction – decades of experience Private wild brown trout water All-inclusive – all gear (as required), BBQ lunch, refreshments, etc Casting – introduction … Continue reading 2023-24 Workshops now open

Vanessa’s triumphant return

First introduced Vanessa to fly fishing some 16 years ago; this was her first two days on the rivers since then. Wow! First cast after lunch Day 1 and another one to the net … hadn’t even gotten in the water. Yet more success on day 1… which turned out to be a record day … Continue reading Vanessa’s triumphant return

Returning Western Australian small river lover has another top day!

This was Anthony’s 5th to hand pre-lunch … all on the dry! Straight after lunch No 6 … just kept getting better … and bigger. Feisty, top condition small water wild browns … fantastic fun. Fish now behind you guys … Final count 11 to the net (equal top single angler season total) and 19 … Continue reading Returning Western Australian small river lover has another top day!