Pine Rivers Fish Management Association
Pine Rivers Fish Management Association Inc.
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.The PRFMA has purchased and released in excess of 2,600,000 native fish fingerlings into Lake Samsonvale and since 2007 over 406,000 fingerlings into Lake Kurwongbah.
NEXT MEETING - Management Committee Meeting
TUESDAY 9th May, 2017
AGM and the next General Meeting will be held on Tuesday 13th June 2017
Viking Kayaks Present the Profish 45 Fishing Kayak
BOATING ACCESS SCHEME PERMITS
BOATING ACCESS SCHEME - LAKE SAMSONVALE 2016 – 2017
1st September 2016 to 31st August 2017.
Applications to participate in the 2016 / 2017 Boating Access Scheme are now closed
Refer to Boating Access Scheme Page
SURVEY EVENTS - MAIN BASIN
2016 - 2210 AUSTRALIAN BASS CAUGHT - MEASURED (1000 TAGGED) RECORDED AND RELEASED
2015 - 1,379 AUSTRALIAN BASS TAGGED IN LAKE SAMSONVALE
DETAILS OF PREVIOUS SURVEY EVENTS MAY BE FOUND OF THE EVENTS PAGE http://www.prfma.com.au/events
PRFMA Annual Monitoring and Research
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 fishery in the region.
for details go to http://www.prfma.com.au/fish-stocking-programs
17th December, 2016 - LAKE SAMSONVALE the following fingerlings were released via the scatter method where 16 Vessels and 50 Volunteers participated
80,000 Australian Bass and 25,000 Golden Perch (Yellow belly)
17th December, 2016 - LAKE KURWONGBAH the following fingerlings were released via the scatter method where the LSWSZ (Water Ski Club) provided two water ski vessels for the release and 10 PRFMA Volunteers participated
20,000 Australian Bass and 10,000 Golden Perch (Yellow belly)
OUR THANKS AND APPRECIATION GO TO ALL THOSE WHO PARTICIPATED IN A VERY SUCCESSFUL RELEASE
10th January, 2016 - 145,000 Golden Perch (Yellow belly) Fingerlings were released into Lake Samsonvale.
28th November, 2015 - 20,000 Australian Bass and 10,0000 Golden Perch Fingerlings were released into Lake Kurwongbah