That’s the sign out the front of the Harrietville Trout Farm that makes me smile every time I drive past.
To many anglers, from obsessives with all the gear to average punters who might pack a rod for family holidays the idea of visiting a trout farm is somewhat dirty. It sounds like cheating. Either that or you imagine a bunch of fish in tanks with all the aesthetic appeal of visiting a battery hen farm. Thankfully the Mountain Fresh Trout farm on the edge of Harrietville will force you to revise your small minded prejudice towards all things fish farm. Situated in a beautiful nook in the Ovens valley at the base of Mt Feathertop, the trout farm