Fishing for Trout in Lakes: Walking the Banks

Adam Smith
With the trout stream season all wrapped up for the winter ahead, it’s time for those of us (trout obsessed) anglers to hit the lakes and dams which are open to fish year round. Throwing a boat or kayak into an alpine lake is a great way to spend the weekend but for those who […]

Closing Weekend for Trout Streams

Rhys Creed
The June long weekend each year marks the closure for angling in all recognised Trout streams in NSW. You are allowed to fish across the long weekend up until midnight on Monday. This is a great opportunity to head out and have one last crack (1385)

Selecting the Correct Casting Rod for Trout

Adam Smith
Selecting a productive trout fishing rod can be as easy as walking into your local tackle store and buying the combo that is on special for sixty dollars. This is the quickest, but not the best solution. We can delve much deeper into selecting the correct rod which will increase your hook-up rate (26052)

Land Based Trout Tactics

Tallis Cotterill
Some may think that a boat is a must to catch trout in lakes and dams but that is certainly not the case. Walking the banks searching for a monster browns or a hard fighting rainbow is one of my favourite types of fishing. (6725)

Brown & Rainbow Trout Profile

Social Fishing
Rainbow Trout – Oncorhynchus mykiss Brown Trout – Salmo trutta Description: Rainbow and Brown Trout are non-native to Australia. Rainbows were originally from North America and Browns from Europe. Both species have now been introduced to waters all around the world. Both species (3167)