FlyLife Summer Issue #98

RANGITIKEI DREAMING
Leighton Adem rafts an iconic New Zealand river
WINDOWS OF OPPORTUNITY
James Laverty targets New Caledonia’s giant bonefish
LEARNING CURVES
Thomas Clancy introduces his partner Bec to fly fishing
THE MEANDER RIVER
Tom Jarman profiles a World Championship venue
NOT JUST TREVALLY
Rick Stuart-Smith identifies some prime fly fishing species
ON THE HOOK
Axel Wessolowski explores the wonderful world of fly hooks
THE CHROME ADDICTION
Joshua Hutchins fishes for sea trout in Tierra del Fuego
THE BEST ROD EVER
David Anderson flexes some favourite small-stream fly rods
JINXED IN EXMOUTH
Rob Sloane faces the realities of saltwater fly fishing
BOLIVIAN GOLD
Nick Reygaert is impressed by the Amazon’s golden dorado
DEALING WITH DIDYMO
David Freudenberger presents a sobering story of globalisation
RISE TO THE CHALLENGE
Scott Coghlan connects flying ants and black bream
BACKCASTS
Readers’ letters
WATSON’S FANCY
Ball Chain Caddis — Peter Watson
ON THE BEACH
Borski’s Bristle Worm — Chris Beech
LATEST & GREATEST
New gear and industry news – Steven Dally
REVIEWS & NEW PRODUCTS
Reviews of the Sage Trout LL, Currawong Lakes, plus new gear from Scientific Anglers, Simms & Waterworks Lamson.
TRAVEL GUIDE
Guides, lodges and services by region
SHORT CASTS
Pat Copping, Kerry Kelb, Greg Wood, Charles Knyvett, Michael McBrien
LAST CAST
News, events and editor’s musings