Welcome to Inland Fisheries, Tasmania

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

Latest News

This section features the latest news stories from the Service.
Feb 24, 2015

IFS gets out and about for Business Clean up Australia Day

The IFS has participated in Business Clean up Australia Day 2015 as has been the case for the last eight years. This year staff and a number of volunteers worked on cleaning up the Angler Access ...

Feb 23, 2015

River Derwent Anglers Access project nearing completion

Installation of Anglers Access infrastructure, signs and riparian work is nearing completion on the River Derwent. The access team has been working between New Norfolk and Gretna in recent weeks with ...

Feb 22, 2015

Lifejacket Awareness Day - Friday 27 February 2015

MAST is holding a lifejacket awareness day next Friday 27 February 2015 at 12.00 at the public pontoon in Sullivans Cove, Elizabeth Street Pier, outside T42 and Fish Frenzy. To meet the ...

Feb 12, 2015

Appointment of a new Fisheries Officer at Liawenee

On Thursday 29 January Mark Asplin commenced duties as a Fisheries Officer at Liawenee. Mark comes with over 15 years of fisheries compliance and management experience with the Victorian Government. ...

Feb 12, 2015

Carp update for October to December 2014 now available

The latest report from the Carp Management Team is available on this website. The report outlines the progress of carp management during the last quarter of 2014. ...