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This section features the latest news stories from the Service.
Oct 16, 2017

Woods Lake compliance activities

Last weekend Inland Fisheries and Tasmania Police teamed up and conducted boat safety checks at Woods Lake in the Central Highlands of Tasmania. Whilst boat safety checks of equipment and PFD use are ...

Oct 13, 2017

Training to protect our waterways

Recently, Rob Freeman of the Inland Fisheries Service presented to a group of Forest Practices Officers (FPO’s) as part of their requirement to develop and maintain the necessary skills to assess ...

Oct 11, 2017

Warning on Little Pine Lagoon

Hydro Tasmania is working to recover and re-establish the Boat Boom that broke free of its shore based mooring during a recent storm event. Until such time that the Boat Boom is back in place, ...

Oct 11, 2017

Carp Management Program Annual Report 2016-17

The 2016-17 Carp Management Program Annual Report is now available. Find out the latest news on the 2016-17 season with the Carp Management Program, and how the battle with carp in Lake Sorell is ...

Oct 10, 2017

Great Lake Tie-In

With the announcement of Tasmania as the host for the 2019 World Fly Fishing Championships, fly tying and fishing clubs of Tasmania present the Great Lake Tie-In (GLTI) Prominent Tasmanian fly ...