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This section features the latest news stories from the Service.
May 25, 2016

On ground work begins for the South Esk Anglers Access project

The installation of stiles, signage and other site work has begun for the South Esk River Anglers Access project. Once finished there will be improved access for anglers at key locations throughout ...

May 24, 2016

A very successful Trout Weekend

This past weekend at Liawenee the Inland Fisheries Service held their popular annual Trout Weekend and it was the place to be for all things trout. Across the two days over 3600 people came to ...

May 23, 2016

Carp Workshop findings

The Carp Management Program (CMP), on the 9th – 10th of May, held its annual two day workshop to review the past year’s work and to plan for the coming season. Attending were representatives from the ...

May 19, 2016

Everything is in place, including the weather, for a great Trout Weekend

The staff of Inland Fisheries Service (IFS) have been busy all this week (16 – 20 May 2016) preparing for the coming weekend. Posters will be displaying the latest work by the IFS , aquariums will ...

May 19, 2016

Trout Weekend 2016 cooking with Christina Sharpe

We have had a number of requests for the recipes that our chef extraordinaire will be producing for you to taste at Trout Weekend 16. Come along and learn how to cook these wonderful recipes, they ...