Catch Return Sunday 4th to Saturday 10th May

146 Anglers have caught 374 Rainbows to 10lb 2oz
Rod Average 2.6
138 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Catch Return Sunday 4th
27 Anglers have caught 68 Rainbows to 10lb 2oz
Rod Average 2.5
25 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

Bank
John Parker caught eight on buzzers from the dam. Ed Maloney caught from the holly bush on Black Beetle and Black Spider. Dave Walker caught seven three from the jetty and four from the top moor side block on Cut Throat Cat and Buzzers.
Boats
R Hosking caught six to 3lb fishing down the wood side. W Jamison and G Dickinson caught eight between them.

Catch Return Monday 5th
40 Anglers caught 73 Rainbows to 4lb 8oz
Rod Average 1.8
34 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 4oz

The Wind had a lot to with the low returns to day
Bank

Boats

Catch Return Tuesday 6th
18 Anglers caught 38 Rainbows to 5lb 4oz
Rod Average 2.1
17 rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 2oz

Strong winds again today although as with yesterday anglers fishing in the sheltered parts had a lot of fish feeding in front of them that were hard to tempt.
Bank

Boats

Catch Return Wednesday 7th
9 Anglers caught 15 rainbows to 3lb 8oz
Rod Average 1.7
9 Kept for an average weight of 2lb 6oz

Cold windy Day today not a lot happening
Bank.

Boat

Catch Return Thursday 8th May
16 Anglers caught 64 Rainbows to 5lb
Rod Average 4
18 Kept for an average weight of 2lb 4oz.

A lot better day to day the water was covered with black fly’s and the fish were feeding hard all day.

Bank.
Andrew Bogan caught 13 rainbows on small Black Beatles from the top of the moor side. Colin Brown caught nine on black Beetles and Bernard Fitzhugh had eight on Small Black Klinkhamer from the top of the wood side. Colin Lynas caught six on Dawson’s Nomads from the top moor side block.
Boat
Tim Grove caught six on drys fishing down the wood side. Alan Brown kept two for 8lb 2oz Best 5lb.

Catch Return Friday 9th
21 Anglers caught 76 Rainbows to 3lb
Rod average 3.6
29 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb.

300 rainbows from 1lb 12oz to 6lb were stocked today.

Bank
John McGarrell caught sixteen rainbows to 3lb five from the top of the wood side on small Black Gnats and the rest from the jetty and overflow end of the dam on a small Cut Throat Cat. Darren Parry fished from 5pm to 8pm and caught seven rainbows from the old slipway on small black Klinkhamers.
Boat
Hassra North East fished a boat competition today eight anglers caught 38 fish with John Heppell getting fifteen of them.

Catch Return Saturday 10th
15 Anglers caught 51 Rainbows to 7lb
Rod average 3.4
14 Rainbows were kept at an average weight of 2lb 9oz

Well we did get a couple of heavy showers but nothing like what was forecast. Bank and boat anglers had fish feeding on small black fly from the dam to the point along the wood side.
Bank
Paul Good caught thirteen rainbows to 7lb on Cut Throat Cats from the overflow end of the dam. Andrew Greet caught seven on Cut Throat Cats wading at the culvert. Colin Green caught five keeping three for 8lb from the bottom of the moor side. Graham Hill had five from the holy bush to the bottom moor side block.
Keith Bunnett caught four fishing at the top of the wood side on Black Gnats.
Boat.
Only two out Peter and Ann Mclean caught four on suspender buzzers fishing out from the dam. Mrs Olive Murray caught two to 4lb fishing out from the wood side.

Last 4 hour permit available from 4.45pm.
Part Day Boat Morning (8.30am to 2.45pm) Afternoon (2.30pm to 8.45pm)
Lockwood opens at 8am and closes at 9.00pm
All Boats should be back at the jetty by 8.45pm. All anglers should be of the fishery by 9pm.