Posts made in January, 2011

What a Fine Month!

Posted by on Jan 31, 2011 in Fly Fishing, New Zealand | 2 comments

My blog should have been updated around a week ago but my internet conspired to prevent me doing so but finally it has been fixed! January followed on from the fantastic trip at New Year and did not disappoint. I spent the first week and a half of January walking the Abel Tasman coastal track once again with a few friends, then stayed with a family in Golden Bay before travelling and fishing my way down the West Coast and into Fiordland National Park. I’m afraid to say that’s the closest hints to locations I’ll be giving away – you know the policies on that! First on...

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Happy New Year!

Posted by on Jan 4, 2011 in Fly Fishing, New Zealand | 0 comments

First up, Happy New Year everyone! I hope that 2011 sees a great year for all with many rod benders! My normal New Year celebrations involve some sort of party on Hogmanay (That’s what we call it in Scotland!) This year was to be quite similar but rather than a party it was a bit of a bar crawl before joining the crowd at the midnight fireworks and then heading back to the bars. Queenstown does have a pretty reasonable New Year celebration, not quite like Scotland but not bad at all. The next morning brought fantastic weather and that only means one thing when I have a rod with...

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