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Marysville Trout and Salmon Ponds

261 Marysville Road, Marysville, Victoria 3779, Australia
0417 980 474
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Ranked #6 of 6 attractions in Marysville
Type: Bodies of Water, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Most recent review
- Jun 11, 2014
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English first
Melbourne, Australia
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We went to the Trout and Salmon farm this long weekend. The other reviewers are spot on - this business should not be managed by this man. He is awful with a terrible attitude and zero customer service skills. We did not meet the lady. We paid our entry fee and the man showed us where we could fish. He... More

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Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

We visited this trout farm on 12th May 2014, a day after Mothers' Day in a group of 7. Contrary to the experiences of previous reviewers, we had a memorable experience on this farm. The lady boss (Jenny) was a sweet old lady who gave good advice on how to best position the bait, and which ponds to fish in... More

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Marysville, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We were looking forward to a lovely outing on our best family holiday ever! Excited we entered the trout farm to be barely acknowledged by the old man running the trout farm. The staff member was rude telling us to 'wait until he was ready to deal with us'. Whilst we waited our inquisitive 3 year old wanted to see... More

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Shepparton, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

My wife and I will never return to this place again. The owner/manager is extremely rude and very grumpy. Do not waste your money going here. Go to the Buxton one instead. The staff are fantastic. Very friendly and could not help you enough.

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

We visited this trout farm on Australia Day 2014 with our two young children. The day started off fine and our kids were enjoying themselves but after an ugly and unprovoked incident in the afternoon with an aggressive and rude member of staff we have vowed NEVER to return. As my husband and son were trying to unhook a fish,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Catching fish isn't as easy as fishing from a bath tub. We moved around different ponds until we came to the "easy pond". There was one point when I wondered if there were any fish at all but the operator came along and flung some fish feed into the pond and up hopped numerous trout! The fish were sneaky and... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

We were in the area and weren't sure whether to go to the buxton or marysville trout farm. We ended up going to marysville. Entry was $5 for adults which included fishing rod, bucket, bait etc. we started out in the challenging pond and stayed there for about 45 min and caught nothing. Saw a few trout in the water... More

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Kilmore, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2013

Trout farm situated in very pleasant surroundings on the outskirts of Marysville. Catch a feed or just watch others fishing. Picnic facilaties availble. Gear for hire and you can have your fish cleaned and filleted for a reasonable charge.Have a chat with the owners and hear the stories of how they have fallen on hard times during recent times.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2013

We decided to go to a fish farm for a day trip. Google a few places and camp across Marysville trout farm. Orginally, the webpage wasnt appealing as the other fish farm and they don't cook for you as well. We didn't want to cook. But we decided to go there anywhere cos it was very cheap. Went to supermarket,... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2012

We visited the trout ponds with several little ones in tow, it was great for them to fish with guaranteed results! The salmon pond is seriously challenging and needs patience. It was a cold day, but on nice sunny day it would be wonderful to bring the rest of a picnic and then use the onside BBQ to cook your... More

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