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Show Us Your Fly List for 2015

 

DECEMBER 2014 THE GEEHI BEETLE
Australian Fly Patterns
HOOK: Tiemco 102Y, SIZE # 10-14
THREAD: Black
TAIL: Golden Pheasant tippets
Body : Peacock hurl,  palmered with red cock hackle
Rib: Fine gold wire
Head hackle: Red Cock
Head: Black thread
 

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JANUARY 2015 THE DAHLBERG DIVER
HOOK: #2-10 Long shank
TAIL: Deceiver style. Rubber legs, Marabou or fur optional
COLAR: Deer hair or Buck tail
HEAD: Stacked and spun Deer hair in various colours
WEED GUARD: Optional
Photo is an example only. Imagination necessary and expected.
 

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FEBUARY 2015 MUDLER MINNOW Fur and Feather
HOOK: #2-12 Long shank
THREAD: Brown or grey
TAIL: Mottled Turkey
WINGS: Black or natural grey squirrel tail; two slips of mottled Turkey tied
in either side of the squirrel hair wing; Natural Deer hair left surrounding the body.
Head: Clipped Deer hair
 

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MARCH 2015 ANCHOVY BOMB Fly Life # 40
HOOK: Gamakatsu  SL12, #4/0
THREAD: Rod binding thread
UNDERBODY: Heavy copper wire
BODY & HEAD: Silver tinsel wrapped around copper wire
WING: Pearl  polarflash
EYES: Extra- large lead eyes
 

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APRIL 2015 PARACHUTE ADAMS
World’s best Trout Flies
HOOK: #12-20
THREAD Grey
TAIL  Light or medium dun cock fibres or match hackle as shown
BODY: Grey Musk rat or synthetic dubbing
WING Polypropelene yarn or calf tail tied upright
HACKLE A grizzled and brown(natural red)
 

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MAY 2015 SHIPMAN’S BUZZER
HOOK:  Kamasan B170 size #12 to 16
THREAD: Uni thread 8/0 black
BREATHERS: Glo brite fluorescent yarn
BODY: Black seal’s fur, SLF or rabbit
RIB: Pearl mylar or thin silver wire as shown
 

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JUNE 2015 PINK THING
HOOK: Gamakatsu SL12 #2/0
EYES: Of your choice determined by the depth fished
TAIL: 3 white saddle hackles wrapped around a clump of bucktail (deceiver style) add a collar of bucktail and 2 more saddle hackles for bulk and a grizzled hackle each side.
HACKLE: Pink schlappen
 

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JULY 2015 CRAZY CHARLIE
HOOK: Gamakatsu SL12 # 4
EYES: Bead chain
UNDER BODY: Pearlescent material
OVERBODY : Flexible clear rib so that the under body shows through
WING: Fur of choice
THREAD: To match wing 
 

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AUGUST 2015 JIM’S BLUE DAMSELFLY
HOOK: # 14
THREAD: Black
TAIL: Fibres of Mallard flank dyed blue
BODY: Blue floss
WINGS: Dyed blue Mallard flank feather tied spent
HEAD: 2 Buff Badger feathers palmered behind and in front of wings
 

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SEPTEMBER 2015 THE MAGOO
HOOK: Gamakatsu S10 #8 – 10
BEAD: Gold or Copper
THREAD: Uni 6/0 Olive
TAIL: Dark olive Marabou with highlights of flashabou
BODY: Peacock hurl palmered with dark olive hen
RIB: Fine copper wire
HACKLE: Dark Olive partridge
 

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OCTOBER 2015 GREENWELLS GLORY  Fur and Feather
HOOK: # 14 Down eye
TAIL: Whisks of ginger or furnace
BODY: Yellow thread well waxed to give it an olive colour, ribbed with close turns of fine gold wire
WINGS: Slips of the inside of a Blackbirds wing
HACKLE: To match tail
 

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NOVEMBER 2015 THE CLOUSER MINNOW DEEP
HOOK: Gamakatsu #4- 1/0
TAIL; White or tan Bucktail
WING: Of your choice contrasting with tail
THREAD: To match tail or wing
EYES: Real eyes in red or green
 

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Please Note:
Some of these flies and the descriptions have been listed as stated from the books and page numbers provided.
We do not expect that you have or need to rush out and purchase the exact materials or hook types listed.
This is a guide and this is supposed to be fun, substitute materials will be accepted as long as the general  arrangement of the fly looks the same as the tie described.
Entries can be submitted at the start of each meeting or mailed to P.O. Box 1562, Sale. 3850.
If mailing entries in, Please make sure you post them in plenty of time to make it before the meeting.

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