Catch Return Sunday 25th to Saturday 31st July

203 Anglers have caught 522 Rainbows to 13lb and 14 Browns to 2lb
Rod Average 2.6
176 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 3oz

Water Temp 17c at Boat Jetty

Sunday 25th
32 Anglers have caught 109 Rainbows to 3lb and 5 Browns to 4lb 4oz
Rod Average 3.6
33 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb. 4oz and one Brown of 4lb 4oz

Bank
Mike Walker fished from 8am to 9.30pm and caught twenty one rainbows from the moorside on Olive Klinkhamers Shuttle cocks and Buzzers. Robert Thompson and Bernard Fitzhugh caught seven each on dries from the dam.
Boats
Les Davison and grandson Ben caught twenty between them one on Orange Blobs.

Monday 26th
32 Anglers caught 109 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz and 1 Brown
Rod Average 3.4
34 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz

The fishing was good today with most anglers catching fish from bank and boat.
Bank
A Clark caught eighteen rainbows to 13lb from the moorside on flexi worms. Mike Walker came back again and caught thirteen rainbows from the top of the woodside on dries.
Boats
John McGarrell caught thirteen rainbows and one brown on size 16 CDC Klinkhamers and Shuttlecocks.
Tuesday 27th
15 Anglers caught 41 Rainbows to 2lb
Rod Average 2.9
13 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Bank
Mark Watson caught seven keeping one for 6lb 8oz on CDC Shuttlecocks.

Boats
Les Davison and Grandson Ben Caught twenty between them on Orange Blobs and Zonkers.

Wednesday 28th
30 Anglers caught 73 Rainbows to 5lb 8oz and 3 Brown
Rod Average 2.5
22 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Bank
Most anglers caught fish from the bank.
Boats
Daniel Jefferson caught twenty one rainbows on Klinkhamers fishing out from the culvert. Mike Gadd caught fourteen rainbows fishing with traditional wets from a drifting boat.

Thursday 29th

40 Anglers caught 49 Rainbows to 5lb. 1 Brown
Rod Average 1.3
27 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz

Despite lots of fish showing for most of the day anglers found them hard to catch. Although most season permit holders did catch fish.
Bank
Walter Behrens caught five on buzzers from the dam. Juniors Lewis Wright and Sam Russell both had fish on Woolly Buggers from the dam.

Boats
Les Davison caught eight rainbows fishing out from the culvert on Orange Blobs.

Friday 30th

210 rainbows from 1lb 8oz to 6lb were stocked to day.
17 Anglers caught 45 Rainbows to 3lb 2 Browns
Rod Average 2.8
16 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz

Water Temp 17c at Boat Jetty

All but two anglers failed to catch fish today. We had a lot of fish on or near the surface anglers had a lot of interest to dry fly’s such as Klinkhamers Foam Beetle and Shuttle Cocks.
Bank
Ian Morrison had a good 4 hours fishing, Ian fished from the point with form beetles and caught nine rainbows. Bernard Fitzhugh caught four rainbows and one brown from the top of the Woodside on klinkhamer.
Boats
John McGarrell started with Shuttlecocks and caught four rainbows he then found that like most of the other anglers he was getting a lot of refusals. He changed to a Foam Beetle fished in the surface rather than on top and caught six more rainbows and one brown.

Saturday 31st
37 Anglers caught 96 Rainbows to 6lb 8oz
Rod Average 2.6
31 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Anglers had mixed fortunes to day with some doing really well and others having a lot of takes but struggling to hook and land the fish.
Bank
Austin Churm travelled down from Newcastle and had an excellent day catching twenty rainbows on Black Buzzers and a small Cat’s Whisker. Austin caught all his fish wading out from the culvert and kept four for 14lb 4oz. Mark Walker caught thirteen rainbows from the boat jetty dam and culvert.

Boats
Only two boats were out today one had nine fish the other none.

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 9.30pm

Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 9.30pm