Destinations

The good water.
The Little Thredbo

The Little Thredbo

I have two levels of tired, old and grumpy after a big day behind the lens. The first is an irritable indifference where I’m…

Rocky Valley Creek

Rocky Valley Creek

  I would blame my fishing buddy and longtime friend Chris Rose for the crowds if it weren’t me that suggested this spot. Of…

Upper Ovens River

Upper Ovens River

Driving up the Ovens Valley on a weekend is an exercise in dodging bicycle-riding old farts. While I’m all about sharing the road, why…

The Snowy Creek

The Snowy Creek

  The road, though no more than thirty metres away might as well be in Queensland thanks to epic blackberries and a near vertical…

The Buckland River.

The Buckland River.

  The Buckland River was one of Victoria’s richest during the 1850s gold rush, but how has it fared in the trout rush since?…

The Upper Manning River.

The Upper Manning River.

At it’s beginnings in the northern end of the Barrington Tops National Park, the Manning river is a fine small trout stream in a…

Ogilvies Creek

Ogilvies Creek

  As meadow streams go, Ogilvies creek, in the Kosciuszko national park between Kancoban and Kiandra is my idea of twig heaven and has few equals….

Barrington Tops in Autumn

Barrington Tops in Autumn

The Barrington Tops is a 190,000 acre National park located 200 Kilometres north of Sydney. On it’s heavily forested plateau are the headwaters of the Manning,…