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Our mission is to manage Tasmania's inland fishery for the benefit of all anglers, the Tasmanian community and future generations

Latest News

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Jul 29, 2015

Opening of the trout season – Northern opportunities

Launceston based anglers and those living in the north of the state have a large range of options within an hour’s drive of the city. With the weather looking bleak for the Central Plateau this ...

Jul 29, 2015

Opening of the trout season – Southern opportunities

With the brown trout season opening on Saturday 1 August there are plenty of opportunities for southern anglers that do not want to venture too far. The River Derwent always fishes well in the ...

Jul 29, 2015

Tyenna River Anglers Access maintenance complete

Inland Fisheries staff have completed routine inspections and maintenance of Anglers Access infrastructure on the Tyenna River in time for the 2015 season. Brush cutting of tracks and clearing around ...

Jul 27, 2015

Devonport Angling Club junior angling development

On Saturday 25 July 2015 the Devonport Angling Club held its presentation day for the juvenile anglers that had participated in the 2014/2015 Taylors Dam junior fishing days. Inland Fisheries Officer ...

Jul 26, 2015

Plenty of trout for season opening on 1st August 2015

Thousands of adult brown trout have been transferred from highland spawning streams to other fisheries around the Tasmania this winter to provide exciting fishing opportunities for anglers. ...