New Ross Coarse Angling Limited, was established in 1997 by a group of angling enthusiasts who gave their time and efforts to create this unique amenity. We want to involve and encourage the youth of the town to participate in outdoor activities. To Appreciate the plants and wildlife within the lake and the adjoining woodland.
The work to develop Oaklands Lake was undertaken in May 1998 and completed by October 1999. The lake opened for angling in February 2000. The project was grant-aided by the Wexford Organisation for Rural Development (W.O.R.D.). New Ross Coarse Angling Limited, wish to thank all our sponsors for their generous support to bring this unique project to fruition.