WISHLIST FISH – THE +20LB LARGIE

LIKE GHOSTLY AQUATIC HODORS THEY ARE BIG, SPOOKY AND SPECIAL, and to catch big (really big) largemouth yellowfish takes time and effort. Justin Rollinson of Flycastaway weighs in on what it took for him to get this beauty. WHAT: Largemouth yellowish, aka “largie”, “Labeobarbus Kimberleyensis” or for those of you who have put in the [...]

By |2017-10-13T07:33:10+00:00October 13th, 2017|Categories: Articles|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Tan GT Brush Fly

Tim Babich is a head guide for FlyCastaway and he has caught many big GTs on fly tackle in and around St Brandon's and Farquhar. He designed the Tan Brush Fly, which imitates mullet and tropical squid, to specifically catch giant trevally. GTs generally come into shallow water to feed on the baitfish and squid [...]

Moments shared

               Client & Guide Moments Text by Ryan Hammond (photographs by FlyCastway) As an angler (and guide) it is very easy to become focused solely on the end result; that being to land large numbers of fish or one specific trophy fish.  The special moments shared between anglers, guides and their quarry are often overshadowed [...]

By |2015-02-27T15:25:04+00:00February 27th, 2015|Categories: Bonefish, Giant Trevally, Golden Dorado, Tarpon, Travel, Trout, Yellowfish|Tags: |0 Comments

Triggernometry

From Columbia Sportwear: Six fishing guides set out to catch some of the most notoriously ill-tempered fish in the world. As these experts descend upon the Indian Ocean to reel in triggerfish, they're met with a much bigger challenge than even they imagined. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z4MM2Ih-jvg

Trip Report: St Brandons Atoll

Two of feathersandfluoro's favourite sons, Francois and Jean Malherbe, joined Flycastaway for the 36 hour sail to St Brandons Atoll. Considered THE PLACE for sight fishing to trophy Bonefish, it has became a legendary and sought after fishing destination. Francois sent me, after I told him he had to write a report, a bunch of [...]