Smartwave AV3500 at Ireland Angling Show

The Smartwave AV3500 The smartwave AV3500 has impressive deck space lending it to many applications. This craft is well suited as a tender, fishing or duck shooting platform, for resue work or as a tough commercial boat. In short the AV3500 will excel in every...

Go Fishing Initiatives for 2020

IFI has had it as one of its goals to grow more anglers for a number of years. More recently in developing a Novice Angling Strategy we had survey to get the views of anglers and non anglers. During 2019 we partnered up with some old and some new groups to run various...

Ladies Try Fishing Initiative 2020

IFI’s is planning to encourage more ladies to enjoy the benefits of angling.  Between April and September 2020, we are planning to run a number of taster days on the rivers Blackwater, Shannon and Moy. Women who have never fished before will receive an introduction to...

Fishy Fun at the Angling Show Swords

Inland Fisheries Ireland will bring some of the creatures which live in our waterways so they can be seen up close.  Insects – called “macroinvertebrates” which live on the stones and riverbed are the valuable food source for fish.  These insects are also what anglers...

Anglers joining the Ardaire Springs stand

Joining us on The Ardaire Springs stand this year will be: SCOTT MACKENZIE PAUL PROCTER PAUL YOUNG SCOTT MACKENZIE is a 3 times World Spey casting champion and was team captain for the winning Scotland team at the Spey casting world championships in Ireland 2006....