Blog Posts

  • Autumn rod, reel and wader specials including Sage, Scott and Orvis.
  • ‘Tasmania’ – fly fishing feature film by Todd Moen, Catch Magazine
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania – March hoppers!
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – March 2, 2017
  • Peter Morse casting day – Sunday 12 March 2017
  • Five tips for chasing Western Lakes trophy trout
  • Mid-season rundown from RiverFly 1864
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – 23 December 2016
  • New in stock – Patagonia, Loon, RIO, BUFF and custom RiverFly 1864 gear
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – Hatch Chart November 23
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – Hatch Chart 28 October 2016
  • Tasmanian fly fishing – frog feeders!
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania – Hatch Chart Sep 29
  • Women’s fly fishing gear – Patagonia, Orvis, Sage and Scott specials
  • RiverFly 1864 Hatch Chart – 27 August 2016
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – worm feeders and backwaters
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania – Hatch Chart Aug 13
  • Top five tips and locations for trout opening day 2016
  • Mersey River recovery – tailers
  • Loon UV Fly Finish and Water Based Head Cement – Used and Abused review
  • Scott Radian – Used and Abused review, 12 months on
  • RIO Perception flyline – Used and Abused review, two years on.
  • Patagonia Stormfront Backpack – Used and Abused review, four years on
  • Tasmania’s big wet – the current rundown!
  • Just one more cast – fly fishing Tasmania
  • Fires, drought, and great trout. The Tasmanian fly fishing season wrap-up!
  • Scott Meridian – Lots of feel, versatile line speed and easy action
  • April Vokey talks Tasmanian fly fishing
  • My favourite piece of gear?
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – March 9 2016
  • Hatch Chart – latest Tasmanian fly fishing conditions
  • Damsel flies…
  • Fly fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart
  • A weekend with the Sage MOD, CLICK reel and RIO Single Handed Spey flyline
  • Christmas Shop Opening Hours
  • Hatch Chart – Fly Fishing Tasmania
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart and Fishing Report
  • Fly fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart Oct 19
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania fishing report and hatch chart – Oct 2
  • Fly fishing Tasmania weekly report and hatch chart – Sep 14 2015
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – the season has sprung!
  • New Sage MOD rod, Sage CLICK reel and Aquasoul DVD just added.
  • New book on Tasmanian high country hut builders and pioneers
  • Only eight days to go till the new Tasmanian fly fishing season
  • C and F Designs Fly Boxes and Accessories now available
  • Damnation – showing this July in Launceston, courtesy of RiverFly 1864 and Patagonia
  • New Sage for 2016 – Available at RiverFly 1864 from August 2015
  • Why you don’t need another fast-action fly rod
  • FlyLife Magazine Winter 2015 – out now
  • Sage 6000 series reels and Response rods on special
  • Fly fishing the Tasmania rivers
  • New gear from Patagonia, Scott, Epic, Lamson and Kean Kanteen
  • Overland Jack project
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – great autumn conditions
  • Fly Fest 2015 with Carl McNeil and April Vokey
  • FlyFest 2015 – film night, casting day and rod building workshop
  • Fly Fest May 2015
  • Autumn hatches are on – fly fishing Tasmania
  • Fly fishing report – Tasmania, February 2015
  • Welcome to our new fly fishing shop – 29 The Kingsway, Launceston, Tasmania
  • Fly fishing the Western Lakes, Tasmania
  • RiverFly 1864 is moving!
  • Loon and Montana Fly Company in stock, Redington fly fishing kits from $220.00
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – Hatch Chart November 28 2014
  • Brumbys Creek Weir One – Tasmanian fly fishing mecca
  • Big fish and dry flies – Tasmanian fishing report
  • Riverfly Tasmania fly fishing Tasmania report – October 2014
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – whitebait feeders!
  • Tacky fly boxes – now in stock
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – searching for tailers
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – bush huts
  • Fly fishing Tasmania hatch chart – 29/08/14
  • Tasmanian fly fishing season opens tommorrow – here’s our tips
  • Sage and Orvis fly rod demo day
  • Sage Fly Rods and Reels now at FlyShop 1864
  • Winter Solstice
  • Redington Butter Stick – retro rods at a blue-collar price
  • Late season brown trout – fly fishing Tasmania
  • A few of my favourite things…
  • Costa 580G Polaroids
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – Autumn dry fly fishing
  • Patagonia Stormfront Sling – one pack to do it all
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – February
  • Hatch Chart 29 January 2014 – The hoppers have started
  • April Vokey and Fly Fest info – pass it on!
  • Meet April Vokey with FlyShop1864 at Fly Fest – 2nd March 2014
  • Blue Sky days and sightfishing
  • Omnispool flyline storage system, boat boxes, dvd’s and more
  • Fly fishing on the rivers – hatches, hatches and more hatches!
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – St Patricks River
  • Tasmanian fly fishing hatch chart – December 5th, 2013
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – the past fortnight
  • Patagonia Stormfront Pack – Used and Abused gear review by Greg French
  • Sunburn and 20% off selected Patagonia fly fishing gear
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – wild waters
  • Secret creek – Tasmania
  • Tasmanian fly fishing report – the mayfly are on…finally!
  • Stu Tripney flies now available!
  • RiverFly Wilderness Huts – 2013 Tasmanian Tourism Awards finalist!
  • Wild trout & shin deep water…
  • September 2013 RiverFly Tasmania & FlyShop 1864 newsletter
  • Sydney Harbour Fly Fishing – Awesome.
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – Hatch chart Sept 20 2013
  • Greg ‘Hynsie’ Hynes 1970-2013
  • Patagonia 2014 wader and fly fishing range now available
  • Tasmanian High Country Huts (2013)
  • Patagonia WOMEN’S fly fishing range
  • August 2013 Newsletter – read all about it!
  • Patagonia Fly Fishing Gear – season 2013 arrivals
  • April Vokey joining the team during March 2014!
  • Christmas Island fly fishing gear rundown
  • Sea trout camp – October 2013, only one spot left
  • Kiritimati (Christmas Island) bonefishing report
  • Christmas Island bonefish
  • June RiverFly Tasmania and FlyShop 1864 newsletter out now
  • Patagonia waders and fly fishing gear 2013
  • The frogs are moving…
  • Orvis Safe Passage Sling Pack – now in stock
  • FlyLife 72 – out now at FlyShop 1864
  • Patagonia Rio Gallegos Waders – ‘Used and Abused’ review
  • Hookup on the Lost River – trout fishing Tasmania, May 2013
  • Patagonia Stealth Chest Pack – ‘Used and Abused review’
  • RiverFly Tasmania newsletter and fishing report
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – Late April brown trout
  • Orvis Fly Rods film clip
  • Used and Abused Gear Reviews: Orvis Hydros Flylines
  • 12 months of use and hard labour – Patagonia Rock Grip boots review
  • Handmade Tasmanian Nets Now Available
  • RiverFly Limited Edition Trips for 2013 & 2014 – sea trout, trophy trout and more
  • PREDATOR and Low and Clear – fly fishing dvd’s now in stock
  • FlyShop 1864 Tasmanian Hatch Chart – March 23, 2013 UPDATED 28/3
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – it’s autumn mayfly time
  • Hopper feeder – fly fishing Tasmania’s midlands rivers
  • Drift fishing a remote Tasmanian river, somewhere…
  • FlyShop 1864 first birthday sale – up to 30% off stock, including Patagonia
  • FlyShop 1864 Hatch Chart – Feb 16, 2013
  • Fat Macquarie River brown trout
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – Jan 21, 2013
  • Putting the wood to a Western Lakes brownie
  • Wild Tasmanian trout
  • We’ve launched raft number two!
  • Western Lakes vacancy – RiverFly Wilderness Huts 16-18th January
  • Western Lakes wilderness trout – Tasmania
  • New Helios 2 rods are here!
  • Patagonia and FlyShop 1864 present: Fly Fishing Tasmania, Melbourne Thur. 29 November 7:15pm
  • The red spinners are out at Brumbys Creek!
  • Patagonia and FlyShop 1864 present: Fly Fishing Tasmania, Melbourne Thur. 29 November 7:15pm
  • The mayfly are on!
  • Patagonia Lightweight Sun Hoody
  • Last minute vacancies – river trip, and Western Lakes hut trip
  • September fly tying pattern winners & October guidelines
  • This weeks Tasmanian fly fishing hatch chart
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – October 7, 2012
  • Patagonia Fly Fishing Gear now available at FlyShop1864
  • Patagonia Fly Fishing Gear now in stock!
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – September 22, 2012
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – September 14, 2012
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – 7 September 2012
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania Hatch Chart – 31 August, 2012
  • August fly tying competition winner & September competition details
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania – The Friday Hatch Chart
  • Additional fly tyers wanted @ FlyShop 1864
  • FlyShop 1864 Fly Tying Classes for 2013
  • IFS Angler Access Brochures now available online
  • Fly fishing tasmania – opening week 2012
  • July fly tying competition winners, August competition now open
  • Find us on Facebook!
  • Find us on Facebook!
  • Australian Fly Fishing Museum – Tasmania
  • Orvis announces new Helios Rod – The Helios 2 (H2)
  • Patagonia Waders and Packs – now in stock
  • Jazz and Fly Fishing DVD – Now in stock
  • Frosty mountain days…
  • Enter our monthly fly tying competition – this month’s theme is ‘midges’
  • RiverFly Fly Fishing Report and Newsletter – June 2012
  • Drake Magazine now in stock
  • New Tasmanian trout fly patterns
  • Now online – Cliffs Outdoors fly boxes, and assorted fly tying materials
  • RiverFly Wilderness Huts – Western Lakes Tasmania
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania – end of season mini-report
  • Hatch DVD – featuring Tasmania, NZ, Slovenia, UK. In Stock Now
  • New products in stock – Gamakatsu SW Hooks, Hare’s Ear Ice Dub, Bulk CDC
  • Hatch DVD – Available Now
  • New to 1864 – New fly patterns, Tiemco & Kamasan Hooks, Drake Magazine
  • The Drake Mag – Now In Stock
  • RiverFly Tasmania – March fishing report with tips, reviews and news
  • New Orvis, Loon, Peitjean and fly tying products added
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania March Mini-Report
  • Itu’s Bones – new bonefish DVD
  • New Orvis Hydros 3D flyline review
  • Tonic Polaroid glasses – in stock now
  • Orvis Fly Tying Desk – coming soon
  • Saddle Hackle packs in stock
  • Recycled Waders Bum Bag back in stock
  • Free fly tying and casting classes
  • Western Lakes gate to open today!
  • Fly Tying in stock now
  • Fly fishing Tasmania September mini-report
  • We’re open & live Online!
  • Trout Waters of Tasmania – Available Now
  • Trout Waters of Tasmania by Greg French
  • Fly Fishing Film Festival – Launceston 24 August
  • HATCH DVD – Available Now
  • Trout Waters of Tasmania by Greg French
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania – last week of the brown trout season
  • Fly fishing Tasmania – March mini-report
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania – mini report
  • Symmons Plains for sale – 4km South Esk frontage
  • Fly Fishing Tasmania report January 2011
  • Meander River Angler Access map
  • Meander River Angler Access
  • Commonwealth Fly Fishing Championships Tasmania 2012
  • Catch Magazine #14 is live
  • Fly fishing a stones throw from Launceston
  • It’s mayfly time..
  • New Tasmanian fly fishing blog – iheartthefly
  • Another trout to The Earthworm fly
  • Tasmanian fly fishing and earthworm feeders
  • Chernobyl Ant
  • Chernobyl Ant
  • Tasmanian Fly Fishing report September 2010
  • Flood Feeders
  • The big wet – Tassie river levels
  • RiverFly Tasmania season opening day 2010/2011 newsletter
  • Rise Fly Fishing Film Festival 2010
  • Fuzzle Bugger Mk2
  • Fuzzle Bugger Mk2 – tied with Muz Wilson Fuzzle Dub
  • Greg French – Managerie of False Truths Book launch Launceston
  • Claret Dabbler
  • Claret Dabbler
  • Possum Emerger, Stick Caddis and Pheasant and Peacock Nymph now available
  • ‘Fly Cards’ and ‘Western Lakes’ release dates
  • New fly patterns – The Earthworm and Pheasant Tail Red Spinner
  • Western Lakes campouts – sustainable eco-tourism into the future
  • RiverFly Tasmania winter fishing report and new book release
  • New Western Lakes Print and Fly Tying Book from Daniel Hackett
  • Welcome to the new look In Season Fly Fishing shop
  • FlyLife launches free online magazine
  • Wild Tasmanian rainbow trout waters
  • Tasmanian fly fishing picture of the day – hatching from the vice
  • Tasmanian fly fishery rated as the ‘coolest unheralded destination’
  • Menagerie of False Truths – new book from Greg French
  • End of season guiding specials & the RiverFly Tasmania webshop
  • Tasmanian fly fishing pic of the day – Macquarie River, mayfly time
  • RiverFly Tasmania fly fishing report – Autumn 2010
  • Wild Tasmanian Trout – Autumn fly fishing picture of the day
  • Fly fishing tasmania – wild trout pic of the day
  • Western Lakes Fly Fishing – pic of the day
  • Tasmania featured in Catch Magazine – read it here
  • Wild Tasmanian Trout – Fly fishing picture of the day
  • RiverFly Tasmania fly fishing report – November 2009
  • South Esk River Draft Management Plan – Have your say now
  • Wild Tasmanian trout – fly fishing pic of the day
  • Tasmanian Irrigation Developments – update
  • Wild Tasmanian trout picture of the day – Mayfly hook-up
  • New Tasmanian fly fishing dvd – ‘The Window’
  • Wild Tasmanian Trout – fly fishing ‘pic of the day’
  • South Esk River Draft Management Plan
  • Wild Tasmanian trout – fly fishing ‘pic of the day’
  • Proposed Tasmanian irrigation developments – update for anglers
  • RiverFly Tasmania fly fishing report – September 2009
  • Tasmanian trout fishing – quarantine breach
  • Sage rods – new for 09/10 available now – Xi3 and the 99
  • Tasmanian trout fishing – fishing like it’s 1959
  • South Esk River in flood
  • Sage fly rods – Orvis Helios
  • Trout fishing Tasmania – early season 2009
  • RiverFly Tasmania fishing report – July 2009
  • Tasmanian Trout Expo – meet the authors Phil Weigall, Greg French, Daniel Hackett
  • Proposed Tasmanian Irrigation Schemes and anglers
  • Tasmanian Western Lakes pre-season exploration
  • Trout fishing Tasmania – South Esk River map
  • 2012 Commonwealth Fly Fishing Championships to be held in Tasmania
  • Fishing Season by Philip Weigall – the review
  • 2009 World Fly Fishing Championship results
  • New book from Philip Weigall – Fishing Season
  • Flyfish with Greg French and RiverFly ‘beyond Maydena’
  • Rains bring rivers up to minor flood levels – great news
  • RiverFly Tasmania fishing report – June 2009
  • Fly Fishing Film Festival comes to Tassie – see you for a pint!
  • Patrick Horan joins the RiverFly Team
  • The Vanishing River
  • RiverFly Tasmania adds lodge accommodation to its business
  • FlyShop 1864 Fly fly tying courses – course content
  • To Live In a Place Where The Brown Trout Fall From the Sky
  • RiverFly Tasmania fishing report April 2009
  • The Source – Tasmania dvd
  • The giant stonefly and Max Christensen’s Bloody Mary
  • Guided fly fishing on Tasmania’s rivers: grasshopper time.
  • Fly fishing the Tasmanian Western Lakes
  • In Search of the Giant Stonefly
  • Caddis grubs
  • The Mersey River
  • ‘Artificial’ by Greg French – An interview on Greg’s newly released book
  • Secret Spring Creeks part 3 – Seepage Springs
  • Fly fishing photo – spring creek gold
  • Secret Spring Creeks II – Limestoners
  • Secret Tasmanian Spring Creeks P1 – Granite
  • Winter reading