The river opens on 25th February and closes on 31st October. The reservoir is open all year round

Important Diary Dates - 2017

Date Details
From February 25th River competition: 1st Salmon Shield to first salmon of the season
1st Sunday in April Spring reservoir competition. Juniors 9.00 am - 1.00 pm (sponsored by Harry Gray). Adults 2.00 pm - 7.00 pm (Wm. Grant & Sons Quaich - sponsored by Wm. Grant & Sons)
May 13th Trout Fishery Away Day: Broomhill Fishery - 8.00 am
May 27th D&T Broomhill Fishery coarse fishing competition. 8.00 peg draw . Fish 10.00 til 16.00
First Friday in June River Competition: Gilbert Browne sea trout and salmon 10.00 pm to 11.00 pm on Saturday (sponsored by M Hornsby)
June 11th Junior Summer reservoir competition 9.00 am - 1.00 pm (sponsored by J Archer)
June 24th Solstice Cup: 7 pm - 10 pm - (1 hour break) - 11 pm - 2 am(sponsored by J Archer)
First Saturday in July River Competition: Colonel Grant Cup - sea trout and salmon 6.00 am - 11.00 pm (sponsored by D Cowie)
July 15th President's trophy: Thorwod - leave Girvan 8.00 am
July 23rd Pike Away Day: Whitefield - leave Girvan 7:30
First Saturday in August River Competition: McCreath Cup - salmon dawn til dusk (Sponsored by Old Street Garage)
August 19th Coarse fishing away day at Broomhill 8.30 am peg draw. Fish 10.00 til 6.00
First Saturday in September River Competition: Dalquarron Cup - salmon dawn til dusk (sponsored by Royal Hotel)
September 9th River Away Day: Dumfries House - leave Girvan 7:30
October 7th Biopolymer work party away day - Whitefield Loch - 8:00 draw and breakfast - 10:00 til 16:00
October 8th Autumn reservoir competition Juniors 9.00 am - 1.00 pm (sponsored by Marine Fish Restaurant) Adults 1 pm - 6.00 pm (sponsored by Wm. Grant & Sons)
Up to October 31st River competition: Heaviest Salmon Trophy - all methods of fishing
Up to October 31st River competition: Martin Trophy - Heaviest fly caught salmon
November 18th Prize Giving Ceremony and Dinner 7.15 pm
December 29th Janice Todd Xmas Quaich reservoir competition - 10.00 am - 2.30 pm (sponsored by Wm. Grant & Sons)
January 21st January 2018 AGM -Queens Hotel 7:15 pm