Fly Tying.  #07357

Have you always wanted to know how to tie your own nymphs and flies for fly fishing?

This course includes the cost of a starter kit for tying flies, to keep and with everything you will need to begin.Our experienced tutors will have you making beautiful little feathery imitations on a hook, to trick those trout onto your line.


Dates: On Wednesdays, July 8, 15, 22, 29, Oct 5
Times: 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Tutor: John Pansters and Howard Thomson
Venue: MTLT Education Centre, Dixon Street, Masterton
Cost: $165 ( includes a starter kit)

Must Enrol by: Date Friday July 3


Course Information for …   Fly Tying.   #07357

Course Tutor(s):  John Pansters and Howard Thomson are both dedicated members of the Wairarapa Fly Fishing Club who enjoy sharing their knowledge and fly tying skills with beginners.

Purpose of the Course: This course will give the students basic skills required to tie a fly. 

  • Participants will learn how to …
    • use the tools provided for fly tying
    • select and prepare fly tying materials
    • carry out fly tying techniques such as dubbing, whip finishing, ribbing
    • apply these techniques and learn how to tie nymphs, wet flies and dry flies

Other Information:  A paragraph or two about the course and some background to it.


Pre-requisites (if any):  Says  John, ” Good eyesight or a decent pair of glasses really helps”

Participants Must Provide:  Nothing 

REAP May Provide on request (if any):  N/A

This information can be downloaded here.

Please contact reapplus@reapwairarapa.nzfor any further information you may require.