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Eucumbene Trout Farm

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Worth the drive

On approach to the trout farm down a bumpy dirt road we were a little concerned whether it was... read more

Reviewed January 4, 2019
PhilipC1952
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Sydney, Australia
Great fun - eat your catch.

This was such a fun feature of our trip to the snowy mountains. We fished in the lake and had no... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
856anniep
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Wilton, 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...more
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 2 days ago

This was such a fun feature of our trip to the snowy mountains. We fished in the lake and had no luck, but it was so peaceful and there were Llamas wandering around - so we enjoyed the serenity and then went back to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed January 25, 2019 via mobile

What a lovely lunch! I love smoked trout - I grew up eating it as a child - long story - however it’s one of those dishes I always try and I am often disappointed. However this smoked trout was amazing! The salad was very...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded January 26, 2019

We love that you enjoyed your visit and the cafe, light relief against the background of the current hot conditions. Peter and Karen

Reviewed January 6, 2019

Just yesterday, my wife and brother-in-law, a finicky food connoisseur, went to the Eucumbene trout farm. An unforgettable lunch it was! The trout cooked in lemon is amazing, even my brother-in-law loved it and was raving about it. Other foods too we ordered did not...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Guy S
Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Thank you Guy, your comments are appreciated as Karen always works very hard specially when serving a chef! Hope to see you again. Regards Peter

Reviewed January 4, 2019

On approach to the trout farm down a bumpy dirt road we were a little concerned whether it was worth venturing 20-30 minutes from Jindabyne to this out-of-the-way attraction. It was. OK, this is not Disneyland. It's a small, friendly family run venture which offers...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded January 7, 2019

Hi Phil, with such a great catch, great fishing experience our whole existence is really awesome! Maybe next time hunt on Stoney Lake! Peter and Karen

Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

Me and my family of 4 visited the farm and had a fabulous time, we caught 4 fish and cooked them on the barbecue on the property. The fish was delicious and the staff were lovely and helpful. Would 100% recommend!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lou2627
Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded January 5, 2019

We enjoyed your visit too and hope to see you again soon. Peter and Karen

Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

Drove out to Eucumbene trout farm today was a waste of time! Paid $29 for a self guided tour for the family and was disappointed! Was told by stuff we are too busy and should of booked online! After researching Eucumbene trout farm online it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded December 30, 2018

We have a simple policy for the benefit of all visitors to limit the number of people fishing at a time. Equally where numbers on the property are at our limit we will decline entry in the absence of a booking which would guarantee entry....More

Reviewed December 22, 2018 via mobile

It was our second trip to Eucumbene trout farm with our four sons...we came last year and had such a great time we came back to catch our Christmas lunch. The staff are so friendly and helpful. We followed their tips (a must) and caught...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded December 23, 2018

Hi thank you your comments are appreciated as we work hard to making sure all have a great time. Maybe next time, we hope to see you again, pursue the big one in the lake! Seasons greetings Peter and Karen

Reviewed August 2, 2018

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

Date of experience: August 2018
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

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

Reviewed June 23, 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.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded June 24, 2018

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

Reviewed April 29, 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

Date of experience: April 2018
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Eucumbenetroutfarm, General Manager at Eucumbene Trout Farm, responded to this reviewResponded April 29, 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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