Another great 3 days of festival fishing on Inniscarra despite the bad weather and strong winds. Congratulations to all the winners and everyone who took part in the festival.

Eileen Martin from O’Callaghans Bar checking progress

Very well done to Kevin Johnson winner of the Ottewill Trophy 2015. It was a close competition with only 1kg between the top 4.

  • 1st Overall Kevin Johnson 35.350kg
  • 2nd Overall Paul McCaul 35.150kg
  • 3rd Overall Dave Bacon 34.350kg
  • 4th Overall Peter Mills 34.300kg
The presentation
The presentation to Kevin, Paul and David took place in O’Callaghans

Day by Day reports

Paul Hanen netted 20kg to take Day One of the Ottewill Trophy.

More great fishing again with Paul McCaul in the lead after two days. Today’s best results once again from the Farmyard section. 1st Paul McCaul 24.350kg, 2nd Peter Mills 19.700kg, 3rd Ian Shepard 18,950kg.

The farmyard continued to throw good skimmer weights and 1st on Day 3 was Mike Stone with 17.800kg, 2nd Anthony Hogg and 12.200kg 3rd Kevin Grey 12.050kg.

It was close at the top but congratulations to Kevin Johnson who wons the Ottewill Trophy of 2015.


Upper Dam Open

Peter Turner
Peter Turner

Peter Turner wins the Upper Dam Open with 13.000kg on the tip catching some hybrids and roach, 2nd Trevor Platt with 11.300kg on the pole and 3rd Ray Linton with 10.300kg. 13 fished sections at Coolcower House and Fountain House today.

Today’s match concludes our earl season series of festivals. We return this September with back to back matches from August 29th providing a full three weeks of match fishing – see you then!

Report courtesy of Inniscarra Lake TDL