- Text size: A A

Gone Fishing to Mossley Mill

07 March 2016

The 2016 fishing season is now underway as the Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey, Councillor Thomas Hogg officially cast the first line at Mossley Mill Fishery.

Run in partnership with Council and the Threemile Water Conservation and Angling Club, this exclusive brown trout fishery has quickly built a reputation as one of the best fisheries in Ireland.

Councillor Hogg is encouraging all those interested in fishing to come along and try out this facility; “Located within the stunning grounds of Mossley Mill, this Fishery is known for having some of the best brown trout in the country. Booking couldn’t be easier and can be done up to 3 days in advance at either Mossley Mill Reception or online at www.antrimandnewtownabbey.gov.uk

Prices for the 2016 season are:

Full day catch and release                              £6

Full day catch and release with one fish        £8

Full day catch and release with two fish        £10

Thursday Half day fishing (Age 50+)            £4 (only one fish can be taken)


The fishing season will run from 1 March to 31 October 2016.

For further information contact Dean Holmes, Sport and Play Development Officer T. 028 90340065      E. [email protected]