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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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Spent the afternoon at the Eucumbene Trout Farm and had a great time. Grab a fishing rod and try... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
puredribble
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Buenos Aires
Great place and great time for family

Our small famkily spent a good 2-hour trip here. It was worth it. This place is highly recommended... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
Vu L
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Brisbane, 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
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  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible9%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
LOCATION
1066 Stoney Creek Rd | Rocky Plain, Cooma, New South Wales 2628, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent the afternoon at the Eucumbene Trout Farm and had a great time. Grab a fishing rod and try and catch a fish, BBQ on site so you can cook up on the spot. Delicious! The cafe on site also has food options if you...More

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We would love to welcome you again soon and pursue the one that got away, the big one. Peter and Karen

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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Our small famkily spent a good 2-hour trip here. It was worth it. This place is highly recommended if you have a couple of hours. Peter is a fun bloke as and a great help in case you are not too lucky.

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 25 June 2018

Hi Vu, We enjoyed your visit and look forward to seeing you again. Peter and Karen

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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

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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 29 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 27 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 27 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 21 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

Thank Gina G
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded 19 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 8 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 11 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

Thank RichnHour
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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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