Mansfield Hunting & Fishing - Our Area
Welcome to God's country!
Mansfield is situated in one of the most pristine areas of Victoria, surrounded by mountains, lakes and rivers there is no shortage here for the outdoor enthusiast.
Whether it be hunting, fishing, hiking or camping this area has so much to offer. Lets list some awesome things you can do on your next trip to Mansfield Hunting & Fishing!
Perched atop Mt Stirling, Craig’s Hut offers stunning views of the ranges and is one of the region’s most photographed landmarks. Accessible by 4WD or 2WD followed by a short walk the view is well worth the visit.
There are so many High Country huts worth visiting around the area, pop in store and grab a map before you head off on an adventure!
Note: There will be seasonal road closures between June and November.
We have so much area available to hunters. Whether it be chasing Sambar or Fallow deer, hound hunting or stalking there's plenty of bush to cover!
We are so lucky to have so many waterways close by filled with fresh water fish. These include Lake Eildon, Lake Nillahcootie and rivers such as the Delatite and Howqua River.
You can expect to catch trout, Murray Cod, Yellowbelly and Redfin.
Lake Eildon is on of Victoria's most popular inland waterways for recreational boating, Fishing, jet skiing and Houseboat hire. Covering an area of 138.3 km², there's plenty of room for all to enjoy!
Lake Nillahcootie is situated on the the Broken-River, just 25km outside of Mansfield towards Benalla. It's another great lake to fish, go for a picnic with the family or water ski. This beautiful location has plenty to offer.
Nestled in the High Country are a multitude of free campsites. You can choose to perch by the river, the lake or even up high in the mountains.
These are perfect bases for your 4wd adventures, hiking and fishing. Let the kids roam free in the great outdoors and share those stories by the campfire.
HIKING & BUSH WALKING:
From easy to difficult there are plenty of routes to choose from on your next trek. With breathtaking views for all levels of fitness, let your mind roam free and take in those magnificent views from the top.
Drop in store, our friendly staff can head you in the right direction on your next adventure!
Mansfield Hunting & Fishing / The Shooting Zone is an industry leading retail store, servicing all outdoor enthusiasts, hunters & Fishermen. Our store is situated in the heart of the best Hunting Country & Fishing in Australia. Call in to see one of our friendly staff members for advice on all your hunting & fishing needs!
The store started back in 2006 when Shane and Mandy Kirley first purchased the business called The Shooting Zone. The small store catered for mainly clay target shooters and Shane & Mandy saw a hole in the market.
They realised that Mansfield's tourism mainly revolved around camping, hunting, outdoor sports and fishing. Now named Mansfield Hunting & Fishing, the business has grown into a super store supplying everything you would ever need when it comes to fishing our lakes and rivers, hunting deer, vermin control, camping, firearms, outdoor and hunting clothing, optics, backpacks, cookware, maps and so much more!