July 2021 Inland Fisheries Service News Archive
Huntsman Lake fishing well
Anglers are enjoying some good fishing at Huntsman Lake. After recent rain the lake is rising over new ground and the brown trout have been foraging close to shore feeding on worms and drowned terrestrials. One angler checked by Fisheries Officers this week had landed two nice brown trout fishing worms under a bubble float. The...
No fee for junior angling licences
Licence fees for junior anglers are waived for the next four years! To encourage younger people to take up inland recreational fishing, junior anglers can now fish Tasmania’s inland lakes and waterways for free. Anglers aged 14 to 17 still need to hold an inland angling licence, but can apply for free through our website. The Tasmanian Government...
New season angling licence now available
New and renewal licences for the 2021-22 angling season are now available. Brown trout waters open on Saturday 7 August. Be prepared, renew your licence now! Go online at www.ifs.tas..gov.au, visit any Service Tasmania Shop, or drop into your local tackle store. See you on the water.