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Donaldson Lake Fishery
Donaldson Lake Fishery
Donaldson Lake Fishery

Donaldson Lake was opened in 1995 as Trout Fishery. This four acre lake is situated on Church Road in Holywood within 10 minutes drive of Belfast, Newtownards and Bangor.

Groups, clubs or individuals can enjoy fly-fishing and worm fishing for trout (rainbow, steelheads, blues and cheetah 10lbs plus).

There is a small pond (Duck pond)for the little angler or learner (birthday parties, family days, etc.) on this privately-owned fishery.

Tuition is available, we welcome corperate events, cross community groups, youth groups, scouts, B.B. etc. equipment hire provided. Tackle, refreshments, Tea and coffee are also available. BBQ’s on request. A Camping area is also available (must be booked in advance).

Opening times

Opening hours are 08:30 until dusk, March to October 7 days a week, November to end of February weekends only unless booked at least 48 hours in advance.

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We have a wide range of tickets available. Please contact us for more information.


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Donaldson Lake Fishery

Church Road
County Down
BT18 9BX
Phone number
T: (07921) 159 846
Phone number
M: (07921) 159 846
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