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THE SOUTH AFRICAN GAME FAIR

Saturday, 25 June 2011 13:20
THE SOUTH AFRICAN GAME FAIR From Lauren Adcock and Sarah Boulton The South African Game Fair is the country’s premier exhibition of country pursuits. Held annually in the picturesque and popular trout fishing town of Dullstroom, proceeds go to the Dullstroom Bird of Prey Centre which rehabilitates injured raptors.  It…
FLY FISHING NEW ZEALAND – AS GOOD AS GOLD! Leonard Fleming sums up the end of season fly fishing in NZ’s South Island (Pictures by Leonard Flemming) The fishing season in New Zealand (South Island) has finally ended (officially on 30 April for most lakes and rivers).  I finished on…

PETER BRIGG'S APRIL 2011 PARAGRAPH

Monday, 25 April 2011 10:57
Peter Brigg's April 2011 paragraph and pictures REMEMBRANCES OF RIVERS PAST  … ERNST SCHWIEBERT “Memories are a major part of fishing. Their pleasures reach back through years to favorite rivers and familiar pools. The mind is a rich assemblage of recollections, planning tactics for the future and remembering the companions…

ESSAY ON THE JAN DU TOIT'S RIVER

Friday, 22 April 2011 06:57
AN ESSAY ON THE JAN DU TOIT’S RIVER WESTERN CAPE By STEVE DUGMORE (Steve Dugmore is an architect by profession, but also a maker of exquisite bamboo fly rods. He lives in Cape Town. See his Freestone fly rods on http://www.freestonerods.co.za/. The Jan du Toits flows near Worcester in the…

C & F Threader and clipper

Sunday, 17 April 2011 06:14
C&F Design’s 3-in-1 Clipper/ Threader - From Tom Lewin Frontier Flyfishing Threading tippet through the eyes of tiny flies can be a real mission, especially in the half light of dawn and dusk. This handy little tool combines a razor sharp clipper with a threader that makes tying on even…

The river Nera in central Italy

Saturday, 09 April 2011 05:36
TROUT OF THE ITALIC LAND by Luca Montanari The Nera River is one of the more charming and suitable trout fly fishing rivers in the central part of Italy. Situated in a picturesque valley, famous for its black truffles, the Nera River extends into the municipalities of the city of…