View of the cutting to allow the level of Lake Forsyth to drain into the sea. Picture taken from the baches at Birdlings Flat after three bulldozers had done their job. The cutting only remains open for a few days depending on sea conditions. During this time fresh searun trout enter the lake.
Lake Forsyth, Canterbury low land lake 50 kms from Christchurch

Lake Forsyth Contains brown trout and perch Situated about an hour’s drive from central Christchurch,.