Roll Casting and Single Hand Spey casting days

Roll Casting and Single Hand Spey Casting Day. With Peter Morse MCI Saturday 27thJuly  – Detention Basin – Sydney Regatta Center. Sunday 4thAugust Detention Basin – Sydney Regatta Center. Open up a whole new world of casting and presentation techniques with effective roll casts and Spey casts. Starting at 8-30, finishing at 4-30. Roll casting is a misunderstood, underused, and maligned casting technique. Roll casting is extremely effective when done properly, and is applicable on running water, still water, and … Read moreRoll Casting and Single Hand Spey casting days

Tying The Tube Klingon

The Klingon is a fly of my own “invention”. It was originally tied to represent a pretty standard belly flap teaser with a pink rubber squid pulled down over it. This is the preferred tease for most fly fishing for sailfish. This fly made its debut at the Broome sailfish comp in 1996 and Danny O’Sullivan named it. Its a now a very popular sailfish fly world wide. My preferred tie is as a tube fly. This allows you to use the most appropriate hooks and hook arrangement and it also means you don’t have valuable flies rusting away between trips.

This tube holder is made from a length of 2.2mm brass rod bent at 90 degrees and which sit in the jaw slot of my Dyna King vice.

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