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With its remote and natural landscape, Tasmania’s interconnected lakes, rivers and creeks are a beautiful place to chase brown trout.

Since 1864, brown trout have flourished all over the island. The success of natural recruitment, makes it one of the wildest remaining strains of brown trout in the world.


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Fly Fishing Tasmania


Fly Fishing Tasmania

Tasmania has productive fishing from August to the end of April. With the opportunity for sight-fishing flooded lake margins, navigating lowland twig-water streams and chasing brawly sea-run trout in the early season months; anglers are also offered unparalleled sight fishing, mayfly hatches & terrestrial feeders, during the warmer parts of the season. Tasmania provides stream trout in good numbers and for the willing adventurer the challenge at a sight-fished cruising trophy brown.

AFF Tassie Head Guide, Peter Broomhall, is no stranger to the local guiding scene. From novice to expert, Peter is passionate about fly fishing Tasmania and guiding anglers onto their next best fish. Beyond the fishing, Peter is an avid wildlife and fly fishing photographer, regularly contributing to FlyLife & Catch magazines. His photography creates lasting memories, on and off the water for every guided day. Peter is a fly-tyer and well versed in Tasmania’s most beautiful and unique flora and fauna.

Keep up to date with Peter’s latest adventures here.

Launceston is a central location for a variety of stream & lake fishing options. With daily flights from Sydney & Melbourne, the trip is a convenient weekend getaway. We offer tailored accommodation packages to make your stay easy and enjoyable.


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5th August, 2023
Fly Fishing Tasmania
$800 for one Angler
$900 for two Anglers
$1000 for three Anglers*

*Prices marked are for a single guide. If a second guide is required, please contact us and we will arrange your booking for you

August to April
Brown Trout
Rainbow Trout
Brook Trout

What is included

  • 9 hours Fly Fishing Day
  • Lunch, snacks and beverages
  • All flies & tippet
  • All equipment as required (including fly rod, reel and line, waders/boots)

Not included

  • TAS Fishing Licence