The Irish Fly Fair and International Angling Show is making its way to the Galway Bay Hotel, Salthill this November.
The show, which will take place from 10am to 5pm on the 10 and 11 November, will feature a range of exhibitors from all parts of the angling world including over 60 of the world’s greatest fly tyers, who will display their unique skills and craft.
The show will also feature a large number of trade stands selling all the top quality tackle brands and fly tying materials, a series of interesting and relevant angling talks from famous personalities
New for 2012 is a Fly-dressers’ Workshop with some of the greatest fly-dressers in the world passing on their wisdom and tips. Outside, there will be fly casting demonstrations and help clinics by famous anglers, among them Charles Jardine (England), Glenda Powell (Ireland) and Hywel Morgan (Wales)
Visitors may also avail of free individual fly-casting and fly-tying tuition from APGAI – Ireland. In their ranks they have some of the highest qualified instructors and best-known Irish personalities in the sport of game angling such as Peter O’Reilly, Stevie Munn, Paddy McDonnell, Joe Stitt and Jim Hoy.
The Youth Fly Tying competition will be run by APGAI- Ireland fly-dressers with some fabulous prizes for the kids.
For full details, see www.Irishflyfair.com.