Mount Isa Fish Stocking Group

Fish breeding and fish stocking programs since 1987.

The Hatchery Project

The Hatchery is a facility for the breeding of native fish species.

About Mount Isa

Mount Isa is a major inland city in the heart of Outback Queensland.

About Us

The Mount Isa Fish Stocking Group (MIFSG) is a community benefit organisation which is funded by member fundraising, local businesses and government grants.

Fishing Classic

Hosted by the Mount Isa Fish Stocking Group the Lake Moondarra Fishing Classic raises funds for re-stocking local impoundments with native fish species for recreational and environmental purposes.

Next General Meeting

6.30PM, 3 August 2017
Mount Isa Fish Stocking Hatchery
Arline Street, Mount Isa Q 4825


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