Lake Tooliorook Camping Ground
Sunday 13 November:
Clarke Shield (for Angling Clubs Members only) Sunday 13th November - 8am to weigh - in at 2pm @ Boggy Creek. Hosted by The Lismore Angling Club, this is another great reason to take up angling.
Sunday December 11th Lismore Angling Club Christmas Break -Up/ Fishing Competition. Biggest fish caught from Tooliorook- weigh in @ 1pm followed by a BBQ lunch. With water in Lake Tooliorook there has never been a better time to became a member, $10 per adult and under 16 yrs free. With a yummy lunch assured, fun and raffle prizes to win and maybe a meal to take home - if you catch anything - its going to be a good day. Contact Lorraine Graham. 0407875102.
Lismore Angling Club and camping ground is located at Lake Tooliorook.
The lake is not so full in Oct 2015, but there are lots of birds!
In march 2016 the level drops more, but the birds are happy. Swans, musk ducks, moorhens....
For latest update on fishing click here to google "LakeTooliorook fishing report"
Click here for google images of Lake Tooliorook, and the fish!
Camping sites are unpowered, shaded by lovely trees.
Toilets and showers are clean and modern.
The lake is now 2m below full, with good boat access.
The foreshore has recently been upgraded.
Sociable dogs (and kids) are welcome.
Adult price of camping is now $10 per night.
Under 16. Free Disabled access - yes
For further information contact Mr. Geoff Campbell, phone: .0487 337946
It is often fully booked, so check with Geoff well beforehand!
This is a lovely quiet spot for a camp site.
Located 5 km from Lismore on the Camperdown road.
It has pleasant camp sites among kurrajongs and young eucalypts.
There are nice toilets and showers.
There is limited wood for campfires, so it is best to bring some.
There are supermarkets in Lismore and Derrinallum, but in weekends there are basic supplies in the cafes.
Fishing license available from John Worrell Ph.55962147(business hours)
and at one of the Derrinallum cafes.
After hours at Mobil servo, Camperdown., or www.dpi.vic.gov.au/fisheries
Powerbait is available at the "White Swan" cafe in Lismore.
There is plenty of water again, and lots of birds.
The lake has been stocked with trout, and people are fishing....
Some have more luck (skill) than others!
There is an active angling club and clubhouse, and plaground for the children.
It is close to town but away from any busy roads.
Some days it is busy.........
And some days it is not.........
There is lots of bird life (Click here for details)
So you can bird watch if the fish aren't biting.( Black winged stilts)
Landcare has set up a game camera to study behaviour.
The Shire has recently upgraded the foreshore access and boat launching.
There is a new floating pontoon jetty.
There is a boat ramp, and sandy beaches where people go swimming.
Click here for a story from a recent visitor.
(Anybody got some more photos or stories for us to post here?)
And now for the rules!...............