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Trout Weekend at Liawenee 17 & 18 May 2014

The junior angling pond is a popular spot for kids.

Come and see hundreds of brown trout on their annual spawning migration in Tasmania’s central highlands.

Saturday 17 & Sunday 18 May 2014
10am – 3pm daily
Free entry

There is something for the whole family at Trout Weekend, its not just for anglers!

  • Celebrate the 150th anniversary of the introduction of trout to Tasmania

  • Watch wild trout being stripped of eggs for the IFS hatchery

  • Kids can try their luck at the fishout pond and maybe catch a trout for dinner!

  • Pick up some tips and ideas at the trout cooking and fish smoking demonstrations

  • Discover the wonders of our native freshwater species

  • Take a helicopter ride and get a bird’s eye view of the Central Plateau and Great Lake

  • Enjoy refreshments, competitions and giveaways

  • Learn about fisheries management

  • Talk with trout fishing experts and practice your casting skills

  • Discuss (& dream about!) boats and fishing equipment at the trade exhibits.

For more information and site map and program click here!

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