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by The Flyfisher, Australia

As Australia's premier fly shop, The Flyfisher has been helping anglers get the most from their flyfishing since 1967. In this podcast, we hope to inspire, educate, and entertain as we chat with characters that froth on flyfishing as much as we do.

Podcast episodes

  • Season 1

  • Cormorant Carnage with Philip Weigall

    Cormorant Carnage with Philip Weigall

    Trout anglers in the southeastern region of Australia may have recently observed a downturn in fishing quality, coupled with white bird droppings coating the rocks near their beloved streams. The return of cormorants has undoubtedly left its mark on the fishing scene in recent months. In order to dissect this situation and provide valuable insights, we sat with Philip Weigall. While these avian visitors may not be our favourite companions, their presence seems to be a lasting one. Fortunately, there are strategies you can employ to catch fish amidst the influx of these persistent birds.

  • Late Season River Fishing with Philip Weigall

    Late Season River Fishing with Philip Weigall

    Autumn presents anglers with some of the most rewarding opportunities in flyfishing, but also presents unique challenges. Whether you're targeting delicate sippers, or trying to deal with low flows, Philip shares invaluable tips to ensure you make the most of the river season's closing moments.

  • Scott Session Fly Rods with Jim Bartschi

    Scott Session Fly Rods with Jim Bartschi

    When we caught wind that Scott Fly Rod president Jim Bartschi was in New Zealand for the launch of their new Session series, we got excited and gave him a call to find out more. Jim is a global flyfishing identity and is well respected in the trade as a great guy and gifted rod designer. We reveal that the Session is a rod designed for everyone fishing freshwater. Bucking the trend of eyewateringly high prices, the Session is built to the highest standard, at a palatable price. There's real passion behind the Scott fly rod family and this new model. Enjoy!

  • Behind the Counter - 09/02/2024

    Behind the Counter - 09/02/2024

    After a hiatus from the podcast due to a busy shop and lots of fishing, Andrew and Peter sit down to discuss the latest in fly fishing news. From the groundbreaking new Orvis Helios rods to cutting-edge wader technology, there's plenty of new gear on the scene to elevate your fly fishing to the next level. Andrew and Peter also share some bargains that are not to be missed. Tune in to hear all this and more in the latest episode of The Flyfisher's Podcast!

  • Flyfishing New Zealand's North Island with Peter Panopoulos

    Flyfishing New Zealand's North Island with Peter Panopoulos

    Peter's trip to the north island of New Zealand has come and gone. and with this, a wealth of knowledge has been developed and is thus ready to be passed on. In the latest episode of The Flyfishers podcast, Peter provides the quintessential information for your trip across the ditch. Talking through accommodation, locations, gear and transport, Peter tells all on the north island. listen in for stories of big fish and key details, as this is our NZ 101.