FlyLife Spring Issue #100

FISHING IN THE ANTHROPOCENE
David Freudenberger confronts environmental change
DRIFTING THE SNOWY VALLEYS
Joshua Hutchins drifts the Tumut and Swampy tailwaters in NSW
THE MATAURA IN RETROSPECT
Dougal Rillstone befriends a New Zealand river and its trout
THE GIBB RIVER ROAD
Simon Penn travels an iconic Australian outback route
CITIZEN SCIENCE
David Anderson participates in a Waterbug Blitz
HEART OF THE WESTERN LAKES
Greg French reflects on wilderness values in Tasmania
25 YEARS OF SALTWATER FLY
Peter Morse takes stock of changes in the saltwater scene
COD & COMFORT
Thomas Clancy finds a haven in Warrabah National Park, NSW
BETTER THAN POKIES
Leighton Adem investigates fly fishing’s therapeutic values
FOMO & FLY FISHING
Dan Ivanoff shares some fundamental retrieve strategies
ANGLERS REST
Benjamin Kerthe appreciates life in the Victorian high country
STRANDED IN SOCOTRA
Ray Montoya faces fly fishing exile in the Middle East
BACKCASTS
Readers’ letters
WATSON’S FANCY
Sloane’s Gum Beetle — Peter Watson
ON THE BEACH
Chocklett’s Game Changer — Chris Beech
LATEST & GREATEST
Industry news and new gear — Steven Dally
REVIEWS & NEW PRODUCTS
Review of Knog headlamp and new products from Orvis, Category 3 Fly Company, Simms, Ross Reels, Rio
TRAVEL GUIDE
Guides, lodges and services by region
SHORT CASTS
Mike Dimond, Michael McBrien, Ben Mackereth, Rob Sloane, Jono Winnel
LAST CAST
News, events and editor’s musings