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Learn to fly fish lessons

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Next course is 16 October 2022 and then 20 February 2023.

Advanced fly casting 16 July 2022 - limited availability.

If courses are sold out please email us and we will put you on the wait list: sales@essentialflyfisher.com.au

The Fly Fishers' Club of Tasmania runs several fly fishing schools per year. These are conducted at a sit down class in the morning and then the afternoon is on the water, just a short drive from Launceston, on the river.
You DO NOT need any gear to attend, but if you have gear please take it.
Program includes a basic understanding for beginners - or for advancing anglers. It is helpful for very beginners to those that want to get a better understanding.
Tutors are there to help you progress your skills and to help you catch a fish.
Welcome, safety briefing, water safety, hazards and some details about the FFCT.
Casting: Demonstration and basic casting techniques.
Understanding Lines, Leaders, Knots, Flies, Streamcraft.
Onstream demonstrations and understanding techniques such as dry fly, nymph under dry, nymphing etc.
Question time.
More information and what you need will be emailed to you prior to the event.

Advanced fly casting 16 July 2022
Advanced Fly Casting - with CCI casting instructor Bill Greensmith - and The Fly Fishers Club of Tasmania.

This course will be 3 hours duration from 10am until 1pm at St Leonards Park near Launceston. It is limited in number so everyone gets good instruction.
This course is for casters wanting to further develop their skills base.
The course will start with the participants casting 40ft. Their style and faults will be assessed.
Single haul.
Double haul.
Reach mends with and without slipping line.
Casting from horizontal the on shoulder to horizontal on the off shoulder with the rod traveling 180 degrees.
Roll casting on the on shoulder and off shoulder.
Roll cast pickup.
Slack line presentations – Pile cast and wiggle cast.
Accuracy casting 20, 30, 40, 50 and 70ft to a hoop.

All courses can be bought online or in-store.

If courses are sold out please email us and we will put you on the wait list: sales@essentialflyfisher.com.au