Peter and Elizabeth have been long time clients with Red Tag over the years and 2024 saw them back to do what they love doing … fly fishing. Are we having fun or not? Over three days they had varying waters from private lakes to running streams and although the weather made the first day … Continue reading Returning for more
From saltwater to a freshwater stream, let’s get this little rod working. Chris has been a long time saltwater fly fisherman in Queensland and was coming to Tasmania with his wife for a holiday and thought, why not try some freshwater fly fishing? Into the stream and working the lines, Chris had action straight away. … Continue reading From Saltwater to a Freshwater Stream
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
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
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!
We explained to Jane from UK, it is great to get location shot … Followed by action shot … Finally ‘in net’ shot! Just like that. Jane went on to get plenty of action, success and releases for the day. And another cherry ripe ‘to hand’ to reward success. Yet another in the net … … Continue reading Another UK angler has great time on the river
Elizabeth enjoying a top conditioned Currawong rainbow, with Ray doing the netting honours Peter’s turn to break his duck! Another top rainbow. … yet another quality rainbow for Peter. The browns were somewhat quiet this trip.
Kieran (son) with a solid well-conditioned wild brown trout at Currawong Lakes. Had to abandon river plans … third flood in 8 weeks meant Currawong Lakes again great option. Moment of truth – trout in net – Ray (guide) and client very happy. Not to be outdone, dad Gary soon has another brown on. Ray … Continue reading Another returning father and son combo