Wapengo Lake

Area affected

Species of fish that must not be taken

Methods of fishing prohibited


Wapengo Lake

The whole of the waters of that part of Wapengo Lake and its tributaries, from a line drawn across the entrance to the lake at its confluence with the South Pacific Ocean upstream to a line drawn from the north-eastern foreshore at a point 150°1.07′E, 36°36.24′S to the south-eastern foreshore at a point 150°0.76′E, 36°36.19′S.

Map of Wapengo Lake closed waters (PDF, 230.63 KB)

Any species of fish.

Any method involving the use of a net, other than the following:

(a) a dip or scoop net (prawns),

(b) a landing net.

All year.

The above closures are generated from the

Fisheries Management (General) Regulation 2019

unless otherwise specified.

For more detailed local information see the Far South Coast Recreational Fishing Guide