Discover the very best of fly fishing in Tasmania

February 26, 2020

With fly fishing becoming one of Tasmania’s top tourist attractions, there are many articles, resources and reviews to assist in choosing fly fishing destinations throughout the state. https://www.discovertasmania.com.au/about/articles/tassies-top-fly-fishing-spots https://www.ifs.tas.gov.au/discover-trout-fishing-in-tasmania https://www.anglersalliance.org.au/angler-access These resources can refine your research when looking into where to fly fish in Tasmania. Using the services of an accredited fly fishing guide can…

Dustin’s day out, fly fishing in the Tasmanian Highlands

February 25, 2020

Dustin visited Tasmania all the way from Colorado, USA. We ventured from Hobart to the Central Highlands on a cool day to show Dustin fly fishing in Tasmania. “Being a beginner fisherman I was a bit worried a guided fishing trip would be not worth it for me. Boy was I wrong! My experience was…

Tasmania- world class fly-fishing

February 24, 2020

World fly fishing champion Howard Croston gives Tasmania’s fly fishing experience a glowing review! Get down and let us take you to a world class fly fishing location. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=vfJLAOaNFo0

The return of a Tasmanian trout fishing icon

February 17, 2020

After a 25 year battle to eradicate European Carp from Lake Sorell, the much loved fishery has officially been re-opened to anglers. https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-02-05/carp-success-lake-sorell-reopens-trout-fishing/11932166

Improved access for Meander River

January 27, 2020

Another great benefit coming from the recent World Fly-Fishing Championships – upgraded tracks around the Meander River now open to the public, increasing fly-fishing opportunities. Get in touch with us if you would like to explore fly-fishing in this river or any of the venues used during the World Fly-Fishing Championships. https://www.ifs.tas.gov.au/news/2020/jan/21/more-meander-river-anglers-access

Why Trout Fish Tasmania?

January 22, 2020

A great article written by Jack Kos from New Zealand, reflecting on his time in Tasmania.

Western Lakes gold

January 20, 2020

A fly-fishing experience that is hard to beat anywhere in the world – wading one of over 3000 shallow lagoons, sighting large golden trout cruising the flats, searching for recently hatched mayfly. At this time of year, a single dun or spinner pattern presented well does the trick for these wary trout. To fully experience…

Drew’s two day trip

January 14, 2020

Heading to Tasmania’s Central Highlands for a two day fly fishing trip, with new client Drew, on an inclement cold and windy summers day we hoped the trout would still be searching for mayfly and beetles, given the favourable time of year. In windy and overcast conditions we searched for trout showing in the waves…

Fish Where the Champions Fish!

January 10, 2020

A great little video encapsulating all the action from the recent World Fly Fishing Championships held right here in Tasmania. We regularly fish all the venues chosen for the Championships and can help you experience Tasmania’s world class fly fishing destinations and have you fishing where the Champions fish! https://flylife.com.au/events/world-fly-fishing-championship-2019/highlights-world-fly-fishing-championship Whilst planning your trip to…

Rainbows in the wind

January 9, 2020

Consistently windy conditions this trout fishing season have led to the exploration of different fly fishing waters and techniques. Although windy, conditions have been relatively warm across Tassie and good hatches of mayfly, beetles and midge have been experienced on most days out fishing. A particular highlight this season has been wind lane fly fishing…