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May 16, 2017

Delicious dishes at Trout Weekend 2017

Ever been stuck for a way to cook trout? Come along to Trout Weekend to discover (and taste!) some delicious ways to prepare your catch. All demonstrations are free. Chef Christina Sharpe will be ...

May 15, 2017

Repairs to Woods Lake break wall

The IFS has undertaken repairs to the break wall at Woods Lake boat ramp. The break wall was constructed in 2011 to provide protection to the boat ramp. Over time wave action and fluctuating lake ...

May 15, 2017

Calling all junior anglers – come & try your luck at Trout Weekend!

The ever-popular junior angling pond will be part of Trout Weekend once again this year. Fishcare volunteers will be on hand to provide advice, hints and tips for junior anglers (under 14 years) to ...

May 12, 2017

Carp Workshop 2017

The Carp Management Program (the Program) held its yearly workshop on 10 May. We looked over the past year's work and started planning for the coming year. ...

May 11, 2017

A tidy up at Four Springs

This week we cut down all the wattle trees and other saplings along the full length of the dam wall at Four Springs Lake. A number of larger gums and black woods were dropped as well. This is done ...