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

Top introductory tour at Currawong Lakes

Peter, on the rod, and son George with the net, make a successful combination to land this lovely wild brown…. A proud supplier of entre, Peter with a well deserved drop. In between the Currawong days, we did a rivers wild trout intro day. All had success on the dry. This was Peter’s. Followed by … Continue reading Top introductory tour at Currawong Lakes

Rusty fly fisher successfully rejoins the fray!

Tony hadn’t held a fly rod for over 25 years, so day 1 at the March fly fishing workshop was a must do – plus he picked up the Hurley’s Fly Fishing world fly boxes gift pack. Day 2 was onto the rivers, his love of same renewed with a first-up nice stream fish with … Continue reading Rusty fly fisher successfully rejoins the fray!

Great local support for workshops in tough season!

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!

Good family workshop – mum provides

‘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

Workshop was a blast …

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 …

New workshop open for January

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

A varied bunch net good results

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