Last weekend Toby Jones and I explored new waters in the Snowy Mountains, fishing the Snowy River below Guthega Power Station and it’s tributaries. The Snowy River river was running low and extremely clear.  There were lots of small pockets and shallow pools, just like a creek. We fished dry dropper rigs, concentrating on covering ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Snowy River

In December, I headed up to the Wild River’s Bass Lodge on the north coast of New South Wales with Kurt Thomas and John Wunder from Sydney Inshore Sport Fishing. We spend four days fishing the Macleay River for bass, catching some fantastic fish. The Macleay River flows for almost 300 km from the Central ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Bass fishing on the Macleay River

Towards the end of Winter, Salmon move into Sydney Harbour creating plenty of  opportunities for fly fisherman. Fly Junkies Anttii Vappula, Gavin Davis and I headed out last weekend to hook into some of these fish.  For salt water rookies like myself,  Salmon fishing in the harbour is a whole new ball game. Standing on ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Sydney Harbour

When the Trout fishing is ordinary in Australia, Carp fishing is the next best thing. The opening of the Trout season here in New South Wales has been dismal, so Fly Junkies Gavin Davis and I have been targeting Carp in the urban areas of Sydney close to home. We have been enjoying sight fishing ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Sydney Carp

During September, Fly Junkies Andrew Yabsley and I headed over to New Zealand to get a taste of winter fishing in the Taupo area. As it was our first winter fishing trip to the North Island, we had no expectations other than learning a few new techniques and exposure to different fisheries. We were hosted ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Aussies visit Taupo

Fly Junkies ended the 2012/2013 New South Wales Trout season with a solid session on the Eucumbene River. Recent rain had brought many fish into the river and fishing was sensational. Although we caught fewer fish than our previous trips, the quality of the fish was substantially better. On our first day we focused our ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Eucumbene River closing weekend

In April, Fly Junkies made a short trip down to Tasmania with a friend visiting from Finland. Althoughthe Trout season was starting to slow down, we were eager to show Topi the Tasmanian wilderness. We spent a day in the Western Lakes and another at Little Pine Lagoon. The Western Lakes lived up to their ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Tasmania

Fly Junkies were down on the flats of the Eucumbene River this weekend with the Aussie Fly Fisher and Sydney Inshore Fishing crews for a sensational fly fishing session. The crew consisting of Kurt Thomas, Toby Jones, Josh Hutchins, Pier Nissotti, and Fraser Perry all had a great time and catching lots of fish and ...continue reading Eucumbene River

After a challenging trip on the Thredbo River last month, we came back to have another shot pursuing the demanding fish, this time with new tactics. We brought along our A-game; our two friends Antti and Juan who collectively have over twenty years of international competition fly fishing experience. Once Antti and Juan examined the ...continue reading Fraser Perry – Thredbo River