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Some nice trout about. Great way to start the 2017/18 season.
Kelly Smith with some nice late season Brownies.
Dr Tonks and the team at Canberra Plastic Surgery having some fly casting fun.
There's been a few nice Rainbow trout about too. 27/3/17
Some excellent fish on dry flies so far this season.
Tom Brannan enjoying a couple of nice early season Brown Trout on dry flies while on holiday from London. 8/10/2016
Wade having some fun on the run!
Darren H. with a couple of Snowy Mountain Brown Trout. 12/15
Graham Steele with a beautiful brown caught with the "One Gun Man" bamboo rod. The catch and release. 12/15
Garry enjoying dry fly fishing in the Snowies 11/15.
The fishing's been great just about everywhere so far this season. Nice Brownie 13/10/15
There have been some nice ones this season.
James having plenty of fun in the mountains. (January 2015)
Miri Robinson with a fine Brown trout on the dry fly and a pretty fish on. (07/11/14)
Season 2014/2015 opens with a few nice trout on dries for Nick Tarasky, me and an especially good one for Kel Macnab.
Alex Wyatt with a cracking late season brown. 22/05/2014
Some Australia Day weekend fun with a top brownie on a dry fly for Greg
Nice trout! Local Monaro High school teacher Troy Macnab with a fine brown trout on the dry fly.
Michael and Sue enjoyed themselves fly fishing in the region while visiting from Albury.
The region has seen some excellent dry fly fishing for Brown Trout 19/10/2013
Some cool late season action for Andrew & Jim down from Queensland.
Richard and Barry with some recent captures in the Snowies. 1/4/2013
There's been some great fish on dries in the lead up to Christmas
Nick Taransky and me enjoying a day off. 9/12/12
Andrew & Nick into a few in the Snowy mountains
Big dry fly and a big brown. 24/11/12
A nice brown trout for Richard Steiner.
Tim into a nice Brown Trout.
The 2012/13 season has opened with a some great fish on the dry fly.
Some nice trout to end the season for An Dinh on his visit from Utah.
Wayne and Nat Shattock with their first trout on fly during their recent visit from Adelaide.
Some nice fish (18/03/12) in the Snowies
Bamboo Rodmaker Nick Taransky and I recently enjoyed some wonderful early summer dry fly fishing in the snowy mountains.
Prof. John Dart and his wife Alison enjoyed their encounters with some wild trout recently while visiting from London. 20/11/11
Henry and Aleco with some beautiful brown trout on dry flies 26/11/11
Henry with a couple of nice Brown Trout. 11/11/11
Yoshi having plenty of fun in the Snowy Mountains. 4/11/11
Typical early season Rainbow on the Glo Bug and a major water release in the Snowy River !
Ian MacLachlan with a lively Thredbo River brown trout.
There's some fantastic fly fishing to be had this season - some beautiful Autumn browns.
Phil and his father - Dr David David enjoying fly fishing the high country rivers.
Visiting British fly fisher John Dumont enjoyed an encounter with a fat brownie.
The best rain for years has produced excellent fish.
The season continues to produce some great fly fishing.
David "Lumpy" Milson from From Queensland enjoyed his first encounter with trout in the Eucumbene River
Australia day Brownie from the Thredbo River
Henry and Aleco getting some on hoppers.
Some recent fish on the hopper.
Troy Macnab with a thumping Snowies brown trout on his wonderful Taransky Bamboo fly rod.
The take and the fish! There's been some good fishing on the dry fly on the right water. 11/10
Bamboo rodmaker Nick Taransky with a couple of nice fish, including a rainbow on my rod! Oh-well I guess he made it :)
A nice brown trout from the Snowy Mountains - there's been some good mayfly hatches.
Steve Halstead of Maryland U.S.A. enjoying fly fishing on the Eucumbene River.
James Smyth with a well conditioned Thredbo River brown trout
Some fish on the hopper for Graham Steele including a secret rainbow
Frank enjoying some alpine streams
A couple of nice browns from the back country
Nice brown trout from up Kosciuszko way.
It looks like being a great hopper season again. Here are some pics from late December 2009
Some pics of local budding flyfisher Michael Shanahan
Early and late season sees good sized fish run up the rivers from the Snowy hydro lakes after a "fresh".
Alan Meyburgh, staff writer for South Africa's Complete
Fly Fisherman Magazine, was a recent visitor. He sampled a variety
of our streams, catching plenty of browns and rainbows.
A lovely brown caught and released in a small high country
A nice rainbow from Kosciuszko National Park.
Autumn 08 rainbow from the mountains.
Autumn 08 brown being released.
A few days ago I scoped out a section of stream prior to guiding.
Bamboo rodmaker Nick Taransky came along. We had some wonderful
action on browns to around 4lb, as well as pocket rocket rainbows
up to 1 1/2lb. The fish were active on hoppers, which are still
around in good numbers in the high country.
Nick managed to capture a nice action sequence of me catching and
releasing a beautiful jack brown. Click on the picture on the left
(#4) for a closer look!
Top to bottom:
1. Fat Rainbow
2. Hen Brown
3. Jack with Hopper
4. Jack Action:
5. 4 lb Jack
Good rains in the mountains have the streams flowing
well, and fish hungry for hoppers!
Another happy customer bringing a wild brown to hand.
A lovely high country fish.
Typical early season brown (October 2007) from the mountains.
Haydn Jenkins with a wild small stream brown.
Trish Porter with her first trout on fly!
Pip Todd fishes a pool on a lovely Monaro spring creek.
Sight fishing for wild browns like this is the pinnacle
of our sport.
Miri Robinson fishes a run on a local spring creek.
Despite dry conditions in the region, early 2007 has
seen some fantastic hopper fishing to browns in wonderful condition.
Martin Brennan from North Queensland with one of several
rainbows he landed on his trip down to the Snowies.
Martin with a brown trout.
Guides day off! A nice brown from the high country.
Miri Robinson with a early season rainbow.
Bamboo rodmaker Nick Taransky with an October Rainbow.