Event held on November 11

Cane Rod Making Workshop

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Event runs from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Daily, until 13/11/2022


Learn to build a split cane fly rod with David Anderson and Ken Bradbrook from Riverstoned Cane Rods at Ballarat's Centre for Rare Arts and Forgotten Trades. Build your own split cane fly rod from provided components. Learn the background to split cane fly rods, experience casting a variety of split cane fly rods and practice splitting, flaming, tempering and preparing strips from an original bamboo culm. Learn to identify appropriate reels and lines for your finished rod and have the chance to ask any questions about fly fishing you might have. Entry Cost All tickets $1320