Elusive wild browns …

Beautiful casting in tight spaces by Katie Neil & Katie Neil and Katie wanted to try out some river and stream fishing in our Midlands and picked a beautiful couple of days weather-wise, unfortunately, our wild browns were hard to come by. Still, the experience was well worth the venture. Neil searching high and low … Continue reading Elusive wild browns …

Busy season

Such lovely waters to explore February and March are certainly busy periods for Red Tag and this season has been no exception. Several anglers from the US have made the journey to Tasmania and taken time to fish for our beautiful brown trout. Jim and Shellie Jim and Shellie from Colorado spent three days searching … Continue reading Busy season

Returning for more

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

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

Stirring the soul

Towards the end of 2023 Red Tag Trout Tours had an extremely productive period for our clients on both rivers and private lakes. Some were old hands, some were newbies but overall everyone had a lot of fun, learnt a lot and we’re sure they will be back again for more. Hope this montage stirs … Continue reading Stirring the soul

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!