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by Tony Ong
Wed May 01, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: Club Activity Nights
Topic: Tying Day Sunday 26 May 2019
Replies: 1
Views: 78

Tying Day Sunday 26 May 2019

Hi all
Later this month, we have a tying day scheduled. Keep this day free, as it's one of the more popular activities that the club hosts. More details to be announced once finalized.
by Tony Ong
Wed May 01, 2019 8:59 am
Forum: Club Activity Nights
Topic: Meeting Tuesday 7 May 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 61

Meeting Tuesday 7 May 2019

Hi all This coming meeting, we have the following activities. Graeme will be tying his squid fly. It's been a fly that he's used to great effect on snapper, so well worth coming along to have a look. Leon has just returned from Dirk Hartog island. He's going to do a talk on his trip. The next field ...
by Tony Ong
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: On The Bench
Topic: Seen better days
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Seen better days

This is one of Steve's flies that got bashed up on the salmon. Missing half a dumbbell eye, as well as a snapped hook.
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by Tony Ong
Mon Apr 22, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: Boats/Motors/Electronics
Topic: Some one has a new bote
Replies: 0
Views: 91

Some one has a new bote

Pretty cool craft Phil.
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by Tony Ong
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Club Activity Nights
Topic: Meeting Tuesday 2nd April 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 291

Meeting Tuesday 2nd April 2019

Hi all. This coming meeting. One of our members works for the fisheries department. Gary is going to talk a little about what fisheries does to manage our fisheries. There has been a few guys that have visited Cocos Island in the last couple of months. This is a tripreport about the differences that...
by Tony Ong
Fri Mar 22, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Club Activity Nights
Topic: Introduction to Fly Fishing/Casting Day Sunday 24th March
Replies: 2
Views: 424

Re: Introduction to Fly Fishing/Casting Day Sunday 24th March

For those interested, I'll have the Primal Mega Saltwater rods down at the casting day. 8, 9, 10, & 12. They will be available for a test cast.
by Tony Ong
Wed Mar 13, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: Club Activity Nights
Topic: Introduction to Fly Fishing/Casting Day Sunday 24th March
Replies: 2
Views: 424

Introduction to Fly Fishing/Casting Day Sunday 24th March

Start – 9.00am Finish – when we have had enough around about 3.00ish Location - Nedlands Foreshore , Broadway next to JoJo’s Cafe This will quickly creep up on us, great day to bring a mate who is new to the game. We will quickly run through some basics and the break up for some casting instruction ...
by Tony Ong
Fri Mar 01, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: Club Activity Nights
Topic: Meeting Tuesday 5 March 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 356

Meeting Tuesday 5 March 2019

Hi all. This month's meeting we have the following. Mat has just returned from Gladstone. He's put together a trip report. Graeme and Eric are going to show their versions of how to build a twisted leader. There's been quite a few guys asking about how to build a better leader. I'll go through some ...
by Tony Ong
Thu Jan 31, 2019 8:54 pm
Forum: Club Activity Nights
Topic: Meeting Tuesday 5 February 2019
Replies: 0
Views: 375

Meeting Tuesday 5 February 2019

Hi all. A happy and fishy new year. As advertised in an email in late December, we have to vote on changes to the club constitution to come into line with new regulations regarding the corporations act. The new constitution will not change the way that we run the club. Activities for this meeting, w...
by Tony Ong
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:09 pm
Forum: Tackle Talk
Topic: Floating Line Selection
Replies: 6
Views: 825

Re: Floating Line Selection

Dee. There is a full float version of the flats pro. Chunky line that is going to handle poppers well. Other option is the new rio direct core bonefish. Bonefish only goes up to a 9wt. Fine presentation taper. Won't like really big/wind resistant poppers, but will manage to throw poppers. Both these...