Posts made in May, 2011

Heading for Aussie!

Posted by on May 11, 2011 in Fly Fishing | 2 comments

I’m leaving tonight to head up to Christchurch before jumping on a plane to Melbourne in the morning. I’m planning on attending the Melbourne sexyloops meet then fishing for the week afterward – if nothing else, it better be warm! Hopefully will have a good report to put up when I’m back!

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Backcountry Trip to Finish the Season

Posted by on May 3, 2011 in Fly Fishing, New Zealand | 1 comment

A sad time has come; the end of my New Zealand fishing season. In real terms I could still fish for a month or two but I am going to be in Australia for 10 days and then I have exams. In respect of this it was decided (it didn’t take much convincing!) that a big backcountry trip should be the order of the day to have that one final hurrah before accepting that the trout season is over. With the venues picked, 10 days in which to do it and the cars packed, four guys set off with the best intentions in the world. First stop was Lewis Pass area to have a late season go at those fabled...

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