Something Fishy.ie

Learn, play and discover about water, fishing, and the life of a salmon fish in Irish Waters.

About Us

Welcome to the ‘Something Fishy’ website.

Something Fishy is a programme initiated, developed and run by Inland Fisheries Ireland (IFI) and Blackrock Education Centre. Blackrock Education Centre Inland Fisheries Ireland is the state agency responsible for the protection, management and conservation of Ireland's inland fisheries and sea angling resources.

Blackrock Education Centre (BEC) - one of 21 such full-time Centres throughout the country - provides support for teachers and others involved in education in Dún Laoghaire/Rathdown County, part of South County Dublin and North County Wicklow.

Inland Fisheries Ireland was formed on July 1, 2010 following the amalgamation of the Central Fisheries Board and the seven Regional Fisheries Boards into a single agency. Ireland has over 74,000 kilometres of rivers and streams and 128,000 hectares of lakes all of which fall under the jurisdiction of Inland Fisheries Ireland.

Contact Something Fishy

For more information about Something Fishy or to get your school involved please contact us

  • Something Fishy,
  • Inland Fisheries Ireland,
  • Anglesea Street,
  • Clonmel,
  • Co. Tipperary,

  • +353 (0)52 618 0055


Contact Inland Fisheries Ireland

Alternatively, if you would like to know more information about Inland Fisheries Ireland you can visit the website www.fisheriesireland.ie

For general enquiries call 01 8842600 or email info@fisheriesireland.ie

Inland Fisheries Ireland provides its service through 8 offices in 7 counties. Click the links below for full contact details and an online contact form for each office.

Inland Fisheries Ireland, Swords, Co. Dublin (HQ)
Inland Fisheries Ireland, Macroom, Co. Cork
Inland Fisheries Ireland, Blackrock, Dublin
Inland Fisheries Ireland, Clonmel, Co. Tipperary
Inland Fisheries Ireland, Limerick, Limerick
Inland Fisheries Ireland, Galway, Galway
Inland Fisheries Ireland, Ballina, Co. Mayo
Inland Fisheries Ireland, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal

PHONE: 1890 34 74 24

  • Something Fishy Class Competition link
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