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Eucumbene Trout Farm

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1066 Stoney Creek Rd | Rocky Plain, Cooma, New South Wales 2628, Australia
+(61)6456 8866
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Great place to have fun with friends and family! We will be back again!

Highly recommend going when weather is sunny as the trout are more keen to take the bait. Had the... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2018
celery28
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Singapore, Singapore
Fabulous and could’ve stayed longer!

What a great place! One teenager oh-hummed about getting of the car but was hooked!! The dare... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
kazza651
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Sydney, Australia
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Eucumbene Trout Farm has a Cafe, Farm Tours and Fishing Experiences. The farm is a working trout farm also with Highland cattle and Alpacas. They have a privately stocked Stony lake for fishing with fly rod or rod to fish for your trout. Should you not be successful then you are welcome to advance your luck in the sure catch pond. You then have the choice of staff preparing the trout for cooking on the barbecues and having lunch in their picnic area or taking the trout home. A great day out for the family. Four hour sessions are available by arrangement. Beginner's introductory lessons can be included if required. All rods, reels, landing nets and bait/flies are supplied.Guided tours of the farm are available at 10am and 2pm, or other times by arrangement. The farm focuses on sustainability and water management and is accredited by Ecotourism Australia
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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“salad” (15 reviews)
“the owner” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1066 Stoney Creek Rd | Rocky Plain, Cooma, New South Wales 2628, Australia
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+(61)6456 8866
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Highly recommend going when weather is sunny as the trout are more keen to take the bait. Had the opportunity to cook and eat fresh trout on site... this experience was amazing! In addition, the owners were very helpful in returning my spectacles which I...More

Thank celery28
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you, we think fresh is best and with pond to plate it is that, while hooking can be an exciting challenge cooking is a joy. Love to see you again. Peter and Karen

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

What a great place! One teenager oh-hummed about getting of the car but was hooked!! The dare hasn’t been fulfilled yet tho- no one ate the fish eye! We’ll come again and stay longer - the fish like to get on a line in the...More

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

Thanks Kazaa, the kids love to learn and eat those eyes! Hope to see you again soon. Peter and Karen

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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Had a good time with my family. My 8 year old girl enjoyed running around and she was so excited to see baby trout. It was such a lovely day. We arrived in the morning and had lunch there. Peter was showing us around and...More

Thank May W
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2018

May, we loved having you and hope to see you again. A tour, hook and cook a trout is what we are about. While Trout can be whilley to hook.

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We found the visit to the farm to be good fun. Not only did we catch a rainbow trout but it was prepared for us to cook on the bbq and to eat for lunch along with salad and chips. Altogether a good day out.

Thank Stephen W
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hi Stephen, I think the trout you hook and cook always tastes the best. We are glad you enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. Peter and Karen

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

I can’t rate the Trout Farm on the Trout Farm experience as we didn’t do a tour or fish. We ate lunch at the cafe and found the food to be fabulous. I’m coeliac and the owner accommodated me with every aspect for a gluten...More

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thankyou Gina, the cafe is offering a nice alternate for those who do not necessarily wish to fish, so we loved that you enjoyed your visit. Peter and Karen

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

Charge just to walk through the door but don't offer a tour or really anything much to look at except for a few small trout in a few dirty ponds. Was expecting to see a working trout farm but this is just seems to be...More

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

This review makes me angry, as in the circumstances I would have talked with staff to ensure I understood what I thought. We first offer a trout fishing experience, we do offer tours each day at 10 and 2, other times on request, as stated...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Having visited the Trout Farm now twice, can certainly recommend a visit for either catching fish, purchasing fish or just going for a country drive. We took the first option on catching and eating the fish we caught. Highly recommend this option as once caught,...More

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

We look forward to seeing you on a third visit maybe catch the big trout. We appreciate the review. Pete and Karen

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Reviewed 9 February 2018

A fun and informative introduction to trout fishing. Nothing is too much trouble for the owners Karen and Peter. You can take a tour which provides a great understanding of the challenges of trout farming and its history as well as helpful tips on catching...More

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 10 February 2018

Thankyou, of course our award winning smoked trout is pretty good too! For next time, and we would love to welcome you again. The January heat wave was a huge challenge to trout fishing while persistence was rewarded, as you achieved.

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Great way to catch trout and the staff are friendly and helpful. While a catch is not guaranteed despite "Sure Catch Pond" everything you need is provided including ongoing tips and hints for better trout fishing and they clean your catch ready for the bbq....More

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Hi Jill, Thankyou for your review. The heat wave conditions have made catching the cold water trout more challenging and catching 4 is a great outcome. We would love to see you again and maybe have a go at the lake, in milder weather. We...More

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

These guys are awesome nothing was too much trouble awesome service great food and A1 facilities the best trout experience around great tuition and they come and check on you all the time to make sure everything is going good prepared the fish for the...More

Thank DBJbJb
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

We enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Thankyou for taking the time to do this review. Peter and Karen

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