The Epic brand was born out of the simple desire to “Build a Better Fly Rod” after having seen so many fly casters hampered by stiff lifeless fly rods.

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Shipping and returns

Born in New Zealand, Shipping Worldwide Daily.

The demanding conditions, big fish and gin clear waters of New Zealand are the perfect laboratory for developing and proving high performance fly fishing gear - but our customers are further afield. Almost everything we produce is exported, either to the United States, Australia or to Europe. We take great pleasure in outfitting some of the most discerning and demanding fly anglers in the world with our premium hand crafted fly fishing products.

  • We ship to almost every destination on the planet. In-fact 65% of our customers are in the United States and Europe, we ship worldwide each and every day
  • We offer regular and express options to every country worldwide, tracked and insured for peace of mind. 
  • We aim to process and ship all in-stock items within 48hrs (excluding weekends)
  • Made to Order Studio Built fly rods take between 6 to 8 weeks to complete and shipping depending on the demand in our shop, seasonality and holiday season. The sooner you get in, the sooner we'll be shipping out to you.
  • Fully tracked and insured shipping options are available for all items.

Shipping Options 

  • Standard Shipping. Less expensive, however it is slower and Parcels are not trackedUnder normal circumstances allow 6 -12 working days for delivery.  
  • Express Economy Courier - Tracked *Recommended. 
    We can ship to virtually any address in the world. 

Shipping Costs

  • Fly rods, blanks and Kits are all shipped by DHL WorldWide Express 
  • Priority DHL Courier options are also available
  • Shipping cost are calculated on the second page of the cart

Shipping Times

Time to deliver depends a little on our shipping partners and any special events such as holidays.

Estimated shipping times using Economy Courier options:

  • USA, 4 - 8 working days (5 is the average)
  • South America, 10 -15 days 
  • Europe, 5 - 8 working days (5 days is the average)
  • Asia, 6 - 10 days
  • Australia, 3 - 6 days

Order Status & Tracking Information

  • Order status and tracking information is available in realtime  here  
  • Tracking information, exceptions and delivery attempts are automatically generated by our system and emailed to you as they occur.

Customs and Duties

The purchaser is solely responsible for any customs or import duties that may be incurred.

Warranties and Returns

We guarantee everything we make, we also guarantee your complete and utter satisfaction or your money back. We've made a promise to you, our customer,  we call it the Epic Guarantee and you can read all about it here Our Promise to You

Prices & Currency

Use the currency converter on any product page to see prices in your native currency. At final checkout settlement is in $US at the current exchange rate. The price you pay is the same as you've been browsing on our site in your local currency.

Questions? -Talk to Us

There's no substitute for just getting in touch and talking to us, if you have any queries or questions, please get in touch.


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