One of John’s best ever days on Currawong Lakes, with the wild browns returning. This was part of the Slam — at least one fish from each of their three lakes on the same day.
There was action aplenty on all three — this resulted in another top brown to hand.
This excellent rainbow was from the top lake (Currawong).
Next to come — the Grand Slam with at least a rainbow and a brown from each lake in the same day.
All on the dries with Blue Damsels, mayfly emerger and adult red spinner patterns successful.
John also loves the rivers and streams of Tassie, so we combine a day or so there with the private lakes fishing.
First wild stream fish on the ‘hopper pattern gives John some fun on his favourite stalker Aire #2wt.
Howard Croston, individual winner of the 39th Fips Mouche World Fly Fishing Championship held in Tasmania, Australia during December 2019 talks of his experience fly fishing in Tasmania, ranking it in his top three fly fishing experiences in the world.
Autumn is on its way and Tasmania is a great place to visit and fly fish for wild trout during March and April. Still excellent dry fly opportunities with ‘hoppers galore and mayfly hatches ongoing.
Check out the Bookings Calendar, top times are available in both months, Season ends May 3, 2020.
Annie & Jerome were on a self reliant, getting to know Tasmania tour and a fly fishing workshop was definitely on the agenda.
This was Jerome’s first trout on the fly, gently returned ‘with confidence’
Then it was Annie’s turn – this one was dinner. The only way you can eat brown trout in Tasmania is catch your own!
A final session stalking trout together, then off to their next adventure.
Steve and Jo Starling are a great couple and love Tasmania’s wild trout fishing. Here Jo is out to christen her new lightweight cane rod, Steve came along to help and take photos.
Well he did do some fishing (and catching as well)
Not long before Jo’s onto a fish with Steve on hand to capture the
With gentle presentation of the reliable para emerger …
Jo is soon sees action again.
A beautiful day, on a river somewhere, with delightful people. It was a pleasure to host them.