2005 - Stu was commissioned to design and tie flies by an Auckland Real Estate company for the promotion for the selling of some NZ prime real estate life style properties. The fly designed and tied was called the Bendemeer Beauty.
2015 - Australian fly fishing club talks
Stu was invited and traveled to Sydney in Australia and entertained and talked to two fly fishing clubs over two nights.
He was kindly taken by some of there members to have a fish only the worst storm in 40 years arrived, snow, rain, So much for sunny Australia.:)