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Smoked Trout won 2 gold medals at 2017 Australian Food Awards

Smoked Trout won 2 gold medals at 2017 Australian Food Awards

Eucumbene Trout Farm is celebrating after winning 2 gold medals at the 2017 Australian Food Awards (AFA) for their smoked trout. The farm received a Gold Medal for our smoked trout and also received the Gold Medal for best in class.

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Its snowing and we are growing

Its snowing and we are growing

We were very fortunate to have welcomed two groups of international tour guides, to the farm in May, seeking new exciting destinations for their clients. This visit was facilitated by Destination NSW and showcases the opportunities for growing tourism in the Australian Alpine region.

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Success at the 2017 Sydney Royal Fine Food Show

Success at the 2017 Sydney Royal Fine Food Show

The Eucumbene Trout Farm has been awarded a prestigious silver medal for its smoked trout, in the aquaculture division of the 2017 Sydney Royal Fine Food Show.

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L'Étape Australia in the Snowy Mountains

L'Étape Australia in the Snowy Mountains

We have exciting sporting events coming to the Snowy Mountains with the ITU Cross Triathlon World Championships on the 18th to 20th November and and the L'√Čtape cycling event on the 3rd December 2016.

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TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence 2016

Eucumbene Trout Farm is pleased to announce that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence. The achievement celebrates businesses whose hospitality has received strong praise and ratings from traveller reviews over the past year.

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May opening hours

We will be closed on Wednesday to Friday inclusive from Wednesday 11 May to Friday 27 May, after which normal hours resume. We will be open all Saturdays and Sundays during this period, in fact we are open every weekend year round.

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Accommodation at Eucumbene Trout Farm

Accommodation at Eucumbene Trout Farm

We now offer our visitors premium, private accommodation at the farm. After much anticipation and a few delays ~ Lakeview Cottage is finished and ready for guests.

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We are now a licensed premises and the trout are biting

We are open for 40 days from today and the trout are biting. We are pleased to advise from 18 December Eucumbene Trout Farm has an on premises licence (LIQO660032716). We have beer and wine available. This is a great addition to enjoying your meal at the farm.

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Fishing for Rainbow Trout Video

A visit to the trout farm offered an opportunity to learn about and catch trout.

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Stocking Stoney Lake, reaps rewards

The farms Stony Lake has been subject to ongoing stocking with rainbow trout albeit some 500 trout a year.

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Our cafe shop, worth a visit

Our cafe shop, worth a visit

We have been busy with further advancing our cafe and selected offerings.
In addition to our fresh rainbow trout caught for you, our smoked trout and trout pate, we stock a range of regional produce to accompany your trout. This includes cheeses from Tilba, salsas from Ulladulla to award winning smoked garlic from Eden and even Alpaca koftas, all for sale.

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Energy management at the Trout Farm (with ABC radio interview)

Energy management at the Trout Farm (with ABC radio interview)

The management of energy and water on the farm is a crucial aspect of operations with the need to control costs and water on site. Historical management involving pool pumps and recycling of water are not appropriate in 2014, rather we have to embrace innovation with current energy efficient pumps and generation practices.

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Rainbow trout are on the bite, at Eucumbene Trout Farm

Rainbow trout are on the bite, at Eucumbene Trout Farm

Eucumbene Trout Farms' history goes back to the Jardin family who settled there in the 1840's and which was turned into a trout farm in the mid 1970's offering a unique fishing experience.

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Eco Tourism Certification of Eucumbene Trout Farm

Eco Tourism Certification of Eucumbene Trout Farm

Eco Tourism Australia has awarded Eucumbene Trout Farm eco certification (lV) for nature tourism for their tours and fishing experiences. The farm in this process also received Tourism Accreditation Australia, “TAAL” certification.

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Open day article in Austasia Aquaculture

Open day article in Austasia Aquaculture

Read about how our open day went, from Austasia Aquaculture

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Open day article in The Snowy Times

Open day article in The Snowy Times

Read about how our open day went this year, from The Snowy Times

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Revival of Eucumbene Trout Farm

Revival of Eucumbene Trout Farm

We are opening the trout farm on June 1 so you can see what has been done and is proposed and we would love to see you.

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Find the Trout Farm on the way to and from the Snowy Mountains

Find the Trout Farm on the way to and from the Snowy Mountains

We are getting 9 new signs installed so that it is easier to find Eucumbene Trout Farm on the way to or from the Snowy Mountains.

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Solar power reducing our operating costs

Solar power reducing our operating costs

Our 5kw solar system with 26 solar panels has now been installed and is intended to reduce operating costs on the farm.

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Eucumbene Trout Farm in the news

Eucumbene Trout Farm in the news

We are in the local news! Check out the articles

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Gift Certificates are Available

Gift Certificates are Available

In case you were not aware, Eucumebene Trout Farm does have gift certificates available.

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1.6kg record Trout catch for 2012

1.6kg record Trout catch for 2012

Largest Trout caught for 2012 weighing in at 1.6 and 1.4kg respectively

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Dissolved Oxygen levels in Water

The oxygen levels in the water is critical to the condition of the trout and reflects the health of the aquatic ecosystem. This does not represent the oxygen in the water molecules rather the quantity of that oxygen.

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Cottage Cafe renovations are complete

Cottage Cafe renovations are complete

Our cafe area is finally complete, a great place to relax while the others are fishing

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Cook and eat your trout straight after catching it

Cook and eat your trout straight after catching it

We have a range of facilities so you can enjoy your trout as fresh as possible

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Frosty start but clear day ahead

Frosty start but clear day ahead

Today we had a bit of a frosty start, but it ended up being a great day for our anglers

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Open every day over holidays

Open every day over holidays

Open every day over the school holidays July 2nd - July 13th from 10am - 4pm.

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General weather report 21-Jun-2012

General weather report 21-Jun-2012

It's a clear and sunny morning here at the trout farm. A light to moderate wind currently blowing through the valley.

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Freshly Restocked!

Freshly Restocked!

We just added approximately 1000 additional trout to our farm! This restocking positions us well for winter anglers fishing in 2012. The photo is the best i can give of the restocking with trout movements in the pond evident.

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Renovations are well underway

Renovations are well underway

Renovations are well underway to complete the commercial area and will bring new and fresh environment to add to the fishing experience. We have completed cleaning the larger ponds. As soon the commercial area we will move on to smaller tanks to clean and revamp as necessary.

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Welcome Highland Cattle

Welcome Highland Cattle

In addition to the resident alpacas and our beloved trout we have introduced Highland cattle, intially two heifers which will form the basis of our Eucumbene Highland cattle fold going forward.

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Our Process

Visit farm

Catch trout

Cook

Eat

Some Facts

2858

Estimated trout in lake

33

km from Jindabyne

11841

Visitors since opening

1140

m above sea level