A big grin for a job well done. Peter, who is a long time salty, wanted to give freshwater fly fishing for trout a go. So he did it with determination and the time to learn a great deal including introductory fly tying. Stayed at our Cliff Top Cabin, below, for six days/five nights and … Continue reading Determined to succeed
Wally from Queensland had a great dry fly day recently (late Sept 06) where he started off by taking the famous Tasmania ‘tailing trout’ concept to the extreme, ie, first good take of the day on the dry … was a little late on the ‘lift’ and hooked up to a very surprised wild brown … Continue reading From one extreme to the other …
A great final fly fishing workshop and wild fish tour for the season just gone. Andrew, Gail [centre] and Donna getting to know what a fly rod does first up day 1 and the final wild fish released by Gail on the last session of the tour.
Yes, you read it right. Red Tag has finally gone digital and Bruce did the honours for the first shots within 10 minutes of the start. Ye old Pink Bummed grasshopper, no less, proving the fish’s undoing.
Bruce bringing another top conditioned fish to hand while Nigel looks on. A great time to share the water together, not the usual way for two anglers to fish a small water, but good fish, magic weather, camaraderie and feeding browns made it a special session to guide two fine fly fishers. The odd sighted … Continue reading Sharing a good stretch of river