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

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

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

UK angler and long time mate have top trip!

Ray on left, with great UK mates Paul (now Aus resident) and Godfrey far right just starting out day 1 Godfrey, the first of the trip to net, a lovely 2.5lb rainbow at Currawong. Godfrey and his first (Red Tag awards) cherry ripe! Day 2 on the rivers … Godfrey is soon getting acquainted with … Continue reading UK angler and long time mate have top trip!

First day on river and first to the net!

Peter (from Queensland) had a workshop with us previously. But this trip was first time on the rivers … nice brown on the dry! A couple of nice risers to tease him. Onto a very good rainbow at Currawong, so much so, it straightened the hook and got off. Ray caught this ‘eye’ of the … Continue reading First day on river and first to the net!