Freshwater fishing in Victoria

Discovering freshwater fishing in Victoria will take you on a journey of tranquil slow flowing rivers, shaded by lush green forest ferns, where the wild Brown Trout wait for the contest. On to a picturesque lake which are abundant with Murray Cod, Golden Perch and the gorgeous Rainbow Trout.

The popular freshwater areas are mostly within just two hours drive from the heart of Melbourne, which makes it possible to enjoy a day trip or a relaxing weekend. Enjoy the spectacular scenery that these areas have to offer. Rivers such as Yarra, Goulburn, Rubicon, Murrindindi, and the Acheron have been synonymous with anglers for many years.

Victoria has an incredible amount of freshwater streams with good access by foot; most of the rivers can be located on a local map with access points of where to start. All the rivers allow you to fish bait, lure or fly, so now it’s up to you, you will only be limited by your imagination.

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