Toe in – Trout out!

Recently Ray & I decided to take a look at some of our favourite river spots and check things out. When we pulled up for a coffee and muffin I said to Ray, while we are here, why don’t you put a #3wt together and ‘put a toe in the water so to speak?’ ‘Don’t … Continue reading Toe in – Trout out!

“Tales of Scales” Dinner & Presentation

WHEN – October 14th – 6.30pm for 7pm WHERE- Central Highlands Lodge – Miena: Limited numbers – bookings essential (03) 6259 8179 WHO – STEVE & JO STARLING COST – $45 per head for 2 x course dinner. GREAT LUCKY DOOR PRIZES TO BE WON. As part of their extended Tasmanian tour in mid October, … Continue reading “Tales of Scales” Dinner & Presentation

The Great Lake Tie-in 2022

After last year’s 11th hour Covid-enforced cancellation, the 2022 Great Lake Tie-in is scheduled for – Saturday October 15th see flyer for details. This year is the first annual Graham Blight Memorial Fly tying competition in honour of my very close friend and co- Red Tag founder the late Graham Blight, whose love of fly … Continue reading The Great Lake Tie-in 2022

Herne Lodge Fly Fishing workshops for 2022-2023

The workshops will be held on the following Saturdays: October 1 – Nov 5 – Dec 10 – Jan 14 – Feb 4 – Mar 11 – April 8 This private water wild brown trout fishery is situated off the Highland Lakes Road (A5), at St Patricks Plains (on gate). Excellent, safe wading fishery and, … Continue reading Herne Lodge Fly Fishing workshops for 2022-2023

Festive & gift vouchers available

See our workshop flyer below – January, February, March & April dates all have spots open to get into Fly Fishing. Introduce your loved one to a skill for life this Christmas – or shout yourself. Vouchers available for this experience at a wild trout private fishery, with fantastic Lucky Gate prizes to be won! … Continue reading Festive & gift vouchers available

January workshop success

Overcast, with light winds made for a good introductory day on the water. Nice well-conditioned small wild brown part of the success. Tonic polaroids make a great ‘lucky gate’ prize. Spot-on Hobart gift voucher – another top sponsor from the start of our workshops. Hurleys Fly Fishing World, long-time supporter of Red Tag, also added … Continue reading January workshop success

Popular Fly Fishing Workshops are back

Following the great support we got from the Tasmanian fishing community learning and developing their Fly Fishing skills last season, Red Tag (Roger & Ray) are again combining with Ken Orr’s Trout Expeditions and The Highland Fly (Nick May) to offer one a month until April ‘22 – see flyer – for actual date each … Continue reading Popular Fly Fishing Workshops are back