During this season, following the onset the national lockdowns and pandemic, Red Tag, Ken Orr’s Trout Expeditions and Nick May’s The Highland Fly got together and set up some fly fishing workshops. We launched thinking maybe one or two groups would be interested in an introduction to the art of the fly! Well – five … Continue reading Great local support for workshops in tough season!
‘Cheeky’ addition to Red Tag and family shot – Ray joins Red Tag as assistant. Family group, (from left) Ben, Tahlia, Tom & Ken) self in background. Tahlia strikes first with a nice wild brown that the was destined for the BBQ lunch. … followed up by a neat netting job from Ben. Tahlia does … Continue reading Good family workshop – mum provides
Literally. Snow and 2°C on arrival … but there were fish! Some sighted, some missed, some lost and some to hand! With warm clothes, full waders and a hearty fire, all enjoyed it and learned heaps. Ladies first – Shauna lands the first one Rodger, closest beginner to camera, almost had the ‘golden start’ to … Continue reading Workshop was a blast …
NOW OPEN – New Workshop date (mixed) – Saturday JANUARY 16th 2021! Get in early for a spot in this Fly Fishing workshop! Same top water, great ‘Lucky Gate’ prizes and more. Same price, same contact details. Herne Lake, a great new water is the location for our special, limited group, introductory fly fishing workshops. … Continue reading New workshop open for January
One of the positives that really attracts me to using Currawong Lakes in our tour packages is it enables me to look after a group of anglers/friends who have a wide range of fly fishing skills and be confident they will all have a good time. This is Tim, novice fly fisher wanting to improve … Continue reading A varied bunch net good results
Having just spent 10 months in Antarctica, Cormac was pleased to see fresh trout and green fields. Some good stillwater dry fly action followed by … … lively stream action on the wild browns, his two day/overnight tour was very rewarding.
Mel came down to improve his fly fishing skills, having “done a little” in the past. Well on day 1 at Currawong Lakes it all came together — from this lovely brown to … …top conditioned rainbows. It was action all day. Started on the mayfly emerger, then the Blue damsel, and finally the adult … Continue reading When a workshop comes together …
Greg, James, Josh, Caleb & Brie had a full day’s introductory workshop at Currawong Lakes late October. All got onto trout, break-offs, and dropped fish, with Brie and Josh getting fish to hand. Brie bringing her 2nd one to the net … An excellent 2.5lbs rainbow. One of Josh’s successes, another good rainbow. Although nothing on … Continue reading Workmates have top workshop