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World Fly Fishing Championships Wrap Up

It has been over a week now since the end of the World Championships in Bosnia and Herzegovina. To say that the entire Australian team is disappointed with the end result would be an understatement. There was not a lot of conversation in the mini van on the way to Zagreb as we were all […]

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REEL FEATURES – WATERPROOF DRAGS PART 2

Our previous post on the waterproof drag feature of modern fly reels has stimulated some discussion and we’ve decided to share some more insight. In the case of fly reels it is easy to focus on one particular feature that is good or not so good. In this blog, we’re concerned about the waterproofing or […]

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REEL FEATURES – WATERPROOF DRAGS

Cork, Delrin, Rulon, graphite – drag systems are constantly evolving. One of the biggest developments in our view is synthetic materials creating drags that are lighter and require little or no maintenance. For this reason, cork drag reels such as Abel and Tibor (while still great reels) have been largely superseded by reels that employ […]

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The Best Hooks For Trout Flies

When it comes to flies, there is no more important component than the hook. Ask any flyfisher if they’ve ever had a bad experience with a fly hook and the answer is almost always yes. Straightening, breaking, blunt points… the list of issues goes on. In recent years we’ve seen huge development in the area of […]

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New Book Flyfishing North-East Victoria

We’re very excited to announce Philip Weigall’s new guide book is out now! The lakes and streams of north-east Victoria provide some of Australia’s finest flyfishing for trout. In his latest book, Philip Weigall sets out to help anglers of all levels get the best from this remarkable area. Although Philip Weigall has fished the […]

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NEW GOPRO HERO3+

The only thing that seems to update more regularly than fly rods is technology! And just like today’s newest fly rods, the new GoPro Hero 3+ is better than the model before. There are lots of upgrades in this new version of the world’s best selling adventure camera. Expect better image quality with truer colour, […]

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