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Early opening for fishing in Bradys Lake system

UPDATED: The Bradys Lake system will be opened to recreational fishing earlier than usual, on a trial basis. The Inland Fisheries Service (IFS) today announced it would open Bradys Lake, Lake Binney and Tungatinah Lagoon, from this Saturday, June 1. In a statement, the IFS said the opening of the

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Fishing

Liawenee trout weekend cancelled

THE annual trout weekend at Liawenee has been cancelled due to dry conditions in the lakes area and a limited or uncertain rain forecast for the coming weeks. The event was to have taken place on May 18-19. “Cancellation of the trout weekend was not an easy decision and we

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Fishing

Christmas holiday fisheries report

OVER the Christmas/New Year period, anglers around the state took advantage of some time off work and headed to their favourite trout fishing waters. Inland Fisheries Service officers were on patrol and spoke with hundreds of anglers, with some outstanding fishing observed. A pleasingly small number of infringement notices and

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Sport

Anglers enjoy good fishing as trout season starts

SATURDAY saw the opening of the 2023-24 brown trout fishing season. Anglers celebrated the new season by heading out to waters around the state and some great catches were reported. Four Spring Lake fished well, with many anglers returning to the boat ramp before lunchtime on opening morning with their

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Friday: Trout season opens at midnight

THE 2023-24 trout season opens at midnight tonight (August 4) and there is much anticipation and thought the best places to fish might be. You have mostly likely already received your Tasmanian Angling Licence renewal pack in the mail. If not, go to www.ifs.tas.gov.au. This year’s licence has another great

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