Gleeson Weir

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Gleeson Weir is stocked by the Townsville Barramundi Stocking Society Inc. The weir is stocked with barramundi. The weir joined the SIPS scheme in 2016 but was previously stocked from other funding sources.


Gleeson Weir is located on the Ross River at Townsville. It is the middle weir between Black Weir upstream and Aplins Weir downstream on the Ross River. The weir is suitable for paddle craft and small powered vessels. Hire boats and kayaks are available in Townsville. Accommodation is available in Townsville. There are toilets not far from this weir. Townsville has plenty of other recreational activities to enjoy.

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