May 2016 Inland Fisheries Service News Archive

May 20, 2016

Everything is in place, including the weather, for a great Trout Weekend

The staff of Inland Fisheries Service (IFS) have been busy all this week (16 – 20 May 2016) preparing for the coming weekend. Posters will be displaying the latest work by the IFS , aquariums will have the fish that inhabit Tasmania’s rivers and lakes, vendors are ready to show and sell their wares and...

Casting lessons on the lawn at Liawenee
May 19, 2016

Fly and plug casting lessons at Liawenee Trout Weekend (21 & 22 May 2016)

The Devonport Fly Fishing Club will be on hand at Trout Weekend 2016 to give demonstrations, free lessons and tips to help you improve your fly and lure casting skills. This is a great opportunity – the things you learn may just help you catch that trophy fish! For more information about Trout Weekend 2015...

Cooking lessons have proven popular at Trout Weekend
May 19, 2016

Trout Weekend 2016 cooking with Christina Sharpe

We have had a number of requests for the recipes that our chef extraordinaire will be producing for you to taste at Trout Weekend 16. Come along and learn how to cook these wonderful recipes, they can be found here.

May 18, 2016

Delicious dishes at Trout Weekend 2016

Ever been stuck for a way to cook trout? Come along to Trout Weekend 2016 (at Liawenee on 21 & 22 May) to discover (and taste!) some delicious ways to prepare your catch. All demonstrations are free. Chef Christina Sharpe will be showing you how to whip up: Barbecued newspaper trout Cider cured trout Trout...

May 17, 2016

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 (21 & 22 May 2016). Fishcare volunteers will be on hand to provide advice, hints and tips for junior anglers (under 14 years) to help them try and catch a trout. Each angler will be allowed to fish for 10...