Pine Rivers Fish Management Association

Viking Kayaks Present the Esprit Kayak with Fishkit 

The PRFMA is a voluntary, community-based fish-stocking group whose objectives is, amongst other things, to undertake fish stocking of Lake Samsonvale and Lake Kurwongbah to improve the lake as a recreational fishery for the benefit of the general public.


11th March 2014 celebrations at the John Oxley Reserve Hall - Murrumba Downs - for the 21st Anniversary of the Pine Rivers Fish Management Association (PRFMA)

The PRFMA is a  not for profit Association and during the past 21 years the PRFMA has purchased and released in excess of 2,100,000 native fish fingerlings into Lake Samsonvale and since 2007 over 310,000 fingerlings into Lake Kurwongbah.


Tempo Fisherman XS Single Fishing Kayak


CHANGE OF VENUE  FOR THE ASSOCIATIONS  MEETINGS                                                                     

 MEETINGS         One per Month     

WHEN                1st or 2nd Tuesday of every Month
START TIME       7.00 pm  Monthly meeting           (Members & Guests welcome)
WHERE              JOHN OXLEY RESERVE - Sporting & Recreation Complex       
                           1 Ogg Road                                                      
                            MURRUMBA DOWNS     QLD    4503
For further information Phone 0417 742 023


Viking Kayaks Present the Profish 45 Fishing Kayak



The 2014 / 2015 Boating Access Permit season will be from

1st September 2014 to 31st August 2015.

Permit applications for the 2014 / 2015 season will be available from 1 August 2014.

INDIVIDUAL PERMIT:               $110.00

FAMILY PERMIT:                     $150.00

Permits will be available for collection from mid August 2014.

Collection dates, time and location are listed in the Information Paper now available for download. Please refer to the Boating Access Page (click on the link listed on the LHS of this page)

To apply for a Boating Access Permit, please refer to the Boating Access Page


Viking Kayaks Present the Nemo 2 Plus 1 with Fishkit

PRFMA continue to restock Lake Samsonvale and lake Kurwongbah to everyone's benefit.  In particular the restocking of Lake Kurwongbah has been made possible through a commitment to recurrent funding by the Moreton Bay Regional Council. We thank the MBRC for their commitment to making Lake Kurwongbah an exciting new fishery in the region.

Viking Kayaks Present the Ozzie with Fishkit 



175,000 Australian Bass were delivered Saturday 6th December, 2014

175,000 Australian Bass Fingerlings were released in Lake Samsonvale on Saturday 6th December, 2014.

The release was well attended by PRFMA Members, Boating Access Scheme Permit Holders and three (3) local Politicians – Trevor Ruthenberg MP Kallangur – Seath Holswich MP Pine Rivers – David Dwyer Councillor Moreton Bay Regional Council.

The Australian Bass fingerlings were supplied in excellent condition by Hanwood Fish Hatchery.

9 Vessel and their occupants (15) participated in releasing approximately half the fingerlings via the scatter release method whilst at Boral Landing the balance were released via the spot release method by 20 Volunteers.



63,000 Golden Perch (Yellow Belly) were delivered Saturday 22/02/2014

The Golden Perch Fingerlings released into Lake Samsonvale at Boral Landing were in excellent condition and were supplied by

Craig & Max Cluff

Hanwood Fish Hatchery

Murgon QLD

This event was attended by 20 members of the PRFMA


No Stocking carried out DURING 2013 / 2014 due to the proposed repairs to the Dam Wall and the possibility that the  Water level will  be dropped to 50%