When: 9 Dec 18

Trip Coordinator: John Smith

Trip Classification: Stream and River

Trip Description

 The Steavenson River is an iconic river that flows through Marysville.  It provides a large number of opportunities for the angler, with easy access along its length.

All are encouraged to attend the November 2017 club trip, email myself or place you name on the club trip board.

Where – Ovens River

When – 3 - 7 November 2017

Staying at – Freeburgh Cabins and Caravan Park

Trip co-ordinator – Pat Sheridan

Trip classification – River Trip

Fly Tying – Flies for Ovens River

One Fly Competition

The NSFFC One Fly competition is held annually and this year will be held at Tranquil Rises at Flowerdale and is a fantastic day on the clubs calendar. In past years fish over 9lb have caught on this trip.

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 - 8am leave NSFFC.

- 8.30am, morning tea, drawing of flies and briefing.

- 09.00am fishing commences.

- 12.15-1.15pm, lunch

- 1.15-3.30pm, fishing.

- 3.30-4.00pm, afternoon tea, results & presentation.

About The Lake

Situated on the Western Highway, just 4 km east of the picturesque Victorian township of Ararat, Green Hill Lake has plenty on offer for locals, campers and travellers alike. There is drinking water available, fireplaces, barbeques, picnic tables, chairs, playground and exercise machine, pontoon, boat ramps and even hot showers to keep you feeling refreshed during your stay. The campground has no designated camping spots, camp where you like, so no need to book, camping is free however there is a suggestions and donation box*.

When - 23 - 24 Jun 18

Staying at -TBA

Trip co ordinator - Pat Sheridan

Trip classification – Lake Trip

Trip Description:


Lake Purrumbete is a freshwater lake, with a surface area of 552 hectares and a minimum depth of 45 metres.

Lake Purrumbete is surrounded by private property and public access to the lake is restricted. There is a boat ramp and caravan park in the south-western corner and public shoreline access at ‘Hoses Rocks’, on the western shore, and through the quarry on the eastern side. After that it’s shanks’ pony.

Boats give easy access to all areas of the lake and shoreline. 

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