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Inland Fisheries Service News

Brown trout migrating to spawn
May 17, 2019

The spawning brown trout have turned up on cue at Liawenee

The staff of Inland Fisheries Service (IFS) have been busy this week preparing for Trout Weekend 2019. This popular annual event showcases our trout and native freshwater fisheries and the role of IFS in managing them. Displays feature the latest work by the IFS, aquariums with native fish and other species. Vendors will be selling their...

May 16, 2019

Photo competition winners announced at Trout Weekend this weekend

The winners of the Tasmanian Trout Fishing Photo Competition will be announced this weekend at Trout Weekend.  Images have all been taken in Tasmania and include favourite fishing spots, artfully placed gear, groups of family and friends fishing together and lots more. Come and view all of the entries at Liawenee. The Minister for Inland...

May 15, 2019

Get the latest Trout fish Tasmania sticker at Trout Weekend

The Trout fish Tasmania sticker has been very popular and can be seen widely within the angling community. We recently had well known artist, Trevor Hawkins, do concept work. We then worked with our design unit to come up with the great new sticker. Come along to Trout Weekend, get the new sticker and continue...

The road is now sealed to the center of trout universe - Liawenee
May 15, 2019

Cast a line and your vote

This weekend don't forget to vote in the federal election if you haven't already done so. On the way to Liawenee Trout Weekend you can cast your vote between 8am - 6pm at  the following locations - Deloraine High School Hall       East Barrack Street - Bothwell Council Chambers      19 Alexander Street - Longford War Memorial...

May 14, 2019

Delicious dishes at Trout Weekend 2019 (18 & 19 May)

Ever been stuck for a way to cook trout? Come along to Trout Weekend to discover (and taste!) some delicious ways to prepare your catch. All demonstrations are free. Chef Rodney Dann from Wattlebanks Catering will be showing you how to whip up: Pan-fried trout fillet with chorizo, potatoes and peas          Native pepper baked trout...