At the Australian Rainbow Trout Farm it doesn’t matter whether you’ve fished before or not. You don’t need experience or your own gear. The entrance fee covers the use of fishing rods, your bait, BBQs and your fish cleaned for you! 

There are various of species of fish to catch:

  • Rainbow Trout – big and small
  • Golden Rainbow Trout
  • Brook Trout, and
  • Atlantic Salmon. 

There’s also a playground and a mini golf course, for an extra fee. 

And, in the unlikely event that you don’t hook a fish or two, you can buy fish by the kilogram at the kiosk! 


Address: 26 Mulhalls Road, Macclesfield Victoria

Entrance fees:  Adults $8.50, Children $7.00 (under age 3 free), Pensioners $7.50 

Hours of operation:   Every day (except Christmas Day) 10am to 5pm. All fishing finishes at 4.30pm

Website:  Australian Rainbow Trout Farm 

Phone: (03) 5968 4711




Australian Rainbow Trout Farm

Australian Rainbow Trout Farm


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