Category: Blog

Christmas Outing 2023

DTAA had our annual Christmas outing in Laois Angling Centre yesterday with 14 anglers catching and releasing 53 fish. The weather wasn’t too bad with only a small drizzle shower during the day. Our winner on the day was Brian Conway with a tremendous 15 fish, while Matt Clarke took the second spot with 11 […]

Boating Safety

For Biosecurity information and guidance please see this article: Boating Safety The most important advice we can give is that you should know the lake you are going out on.  Do not boat on a lake if you are unfamiliar with the area you are going to. Always take a person with knowledge of the […]

Family Day Out!

The annual juvenile outing was a great success. DTAA and Dodder Anglers hosted the event at the Southern County Fishery in Garryhill. Taking place last Sunday 16th July, more than 30 people were attending with 14 young anglers competing for the prizes. The emphasis was on fun and ‘giving it a go’ rather than competition, […]

SAVE the Date: 16th July, Sunday; Juvenile Event

Save the date for Sunday 16th July at Southern County Fishery Details to follow. Attention boys and girls: All friends and family of DTAA, Dodder, Clane are welcome. Everyone gets a prize. Fly fishing and fun activities. Lunch provided. Please contact us via to let us know if you can make it so we […]

LM Byrne Results

Saturday 22nd April 2023 was a cold, misearble day with little wind. 27 hardy DTAA anglers set off on Lough Lene full of anticipation and optimism that they would bring in the winning bag for this heaviest fish competition. Most anglers weighed in fish with PJ O’Driscoll taking top spot for the 2nd time in […]