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Aug 02, 2017

Opening of the trout season – North West Opportunities

Trout season 2017/2018 is nearly upon us and it is now time to ask the important questions… Where to fish on opening day? For those in the north west of the state, there are some excellent options ...

Aug 01, 2017

The 2017-18 trout season starts this Saturday.

In the lead up everyone is getting excited about the opening of what promises to be a great trout fishing season. Water levels look good at most of the popular waters and the weather for the opening ...

Jul 20, 2017

Tooms Lake campground toilet closed

Northern Midlands Council have advised that due to vandalism the toilet at Tooms Lake Campground is closed until further notice. As Tooms Lake is likely to be a popular destination for anglers ...

Jul 17, 2017

Start shooting for 2017-18 Tasmania Trout Fishing Photo Competition

The 2017-18 Tasmania Trout Fishing Photo Competition is underway again! The new season about to start so save your best photos of Tasmanian lakes, rivers and angling experiences. Enter for a chance ...