It was smiles all round today at the launch event for the inaugural Lake Eildon Boating and Fishing Show, which is set to run from Friday 11 October to Sunday 13 October.
Murrindindi Shire Council Mayor, Sandice McAulay said the Lake Eildon Boating and Fishing Show will showcase the growing houseboat industry and range of water-based recreational opportunities on offer in Murrindindi Shire.
“Council is investing in, and supporting local businesses to do the same, developing these tourism offerings and industry. We believe it will be a big part of our future.
“A big thank you to the Boating Industry Association of Victoria, the Victorian Government – including the Victorian Fisheries Authority and Regional Development Victoria – Goulburn Murray Water, Lake Eildon Houseboat Industry Association, Eildon Boat Club and all the business and community supporters who have come together to bring this event to life,” Cr McAulay said.
“Together we can make Murrindindi Shire the home of recreational fishing, boating and water sports,” Cr McAulay said.