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Murrumbidgee - Ginninderra Gorges National Park


Golden perchBryan Pratt       

The Murrumbidgee River and the lower section of Ginninderra Creek carry a variety of fish fauna, valuable as environmental entities and for recreational angling. Native species include Murray cod, silver perch, golden perch, western carp gudgeon, smelt, galaxias and the endangered trout cod and Macquarie perch.

Golden perch


Introduced species include carp, redfin, mosquito fish and goldfish. Brown and rainbow trout are occasional visitors.

Insect fauna

Recreation and bushwalking

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