Fly Fishing Tours

Fly Fishing Tours

 

FLY FISHING SCHOOLS - BEGINNER PROGRAM

 

Learn to Fly Fish at Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa with one of Australia’s most reputable fly casting instructors and guides, Matt Tripet from The Fly Program.
Fly Fishing is something everyone should learn to do on a visit to the NSW Snowy Mountains. These morning sessions are primarily designed to teach the beginner how to cast, learn about flies and insect life and hopefully catch a trout in Lake Crackenback’s stocked lakes.

 

Times: Monday, Wednesday and Friday mornings 9:00am-11:00am
Group Size: Group size is capped at 10 participants
Gear: All Airflo fly fishing gear is provided, however participants need to wear a hat and sunglasses
Ages: It is advised that these sessions are suitable for children over 12 years of age and need be supervised by an adult.
Cost: $95.00 p/p. All funds go to The Fly Program’s work in the community.

 

FLY FISHING SCHOOLS - AFTERNOON RISE


The Afternoon Rise Program is for people who have had some casting experience, or who have completed the morning Fly Fishing School Beginner Program.
The program is tailored to a small group and will provide anglers an opportunity to fish the Thredbo River on dusk, the very best part of the day for dry fly fishing. The course will also cover wading, stream-craft and river craft techniques.

 

Times: Monday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons 4:00pm - 8:00pm.
Group Size: Group size is capped at 4 participants.
Gear: All Airflo fly fishing gear and Simms waders are provided, however participants need to wear a hat and sunglasses and a bottle of water and light snack if desired.
Ages: It is advised that these sessions are suitable for children over 15 years of age and need be supervised by an adult.
Cost: $225.00 p/p. All funds go to The Fly Program’s work in the community.

 


FLY FISHING & TUITION*
1 hour fly casting school                                               $65.00 pp      $45.00 (2 or more)
2 hour fly casting school and guided lake session         $130.00 pp     $95.00 (2 or more)
Half day guided fly fishing experiences                         $325.00 pp     $225.00 (small group)
Full day guided fly fishing experiences                         $650.00 pp      $450.00 (small group)

 

GUIDED FLY FISHING EXPERIENCES
All Half and Full Day Guided Sessions are fully catered with Polaris/4WD transport, fishing equipment and flies, waders, Gore-Tex outerwear, gourmet eats, local beer (or soft drink) and National Parks entry. Lake Crackenback Resort & Spa is licensed to access a huge variety of streams, lakes and creeks in Kosciuszko National Park, more so than any other commercial fly fishing operator in Australia. Whether you are intend chasing big numbers of wild trout in back country alpine creeks, or pursuing that trophy Brown Trout on the mighty Thredbo river – we have the operation that will be tailored for you. W e advise that all participants wear sunglasses and a brimmed hat and natural coloured clothing for all half and full day expeditions.

For fly fishing tours and enquiries, please contact Matt Tripet from The Fly Program on 0407 960 216 or email info@flyprogram.org.au.

 
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