More than a hobby, fishing provides endless opportunities to explore, learn and have fun in the great outdoors. That’s what Fish For Life is all about – building a healthy fishing future here in NSW for future generations to enjoy and appreciate.
New to fishing
Spending time in nature, getting back to basics, wetting a line – fishing is the perfect motivation for a new adventure.
Find out how to get started and how to fish responsibly.
Live for fishing
If fishing is your passion, you’re one of us. Learn how your contribution is making a positive impact on recreational fishing across the state.
Help us build a healthy fishing future
Looking to cast a line with your kids? Join us at one of our FREE ‘try fishing’ sessions across the state and get the whole family hooked.
Supported by funding provided from the Recreational Fishing Trusts, Fish For Life is a collective identity for the initiatives underway in NSW that provide quality and sustainable fishing opportunities for recreational anglers.
As a key initiative, Fish For Life aims to do the following:
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Any organisation, association, group, entity, individual, corporation or business interested in promoting the positive social and economic benefits of recreational fishing in NSW is welcome to apply to use Fish for Life as part of their marketing, promotions and social licence material.
Fish for Life is trademarked by NSW DPI - Fisheries on behalf of the NSW recreational fishing community.
If you want to be part of Fish for Life and help promote a healthy, fishing future for recreational fishing, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Permission to use Fish for Life branding will be granted provided the applicant can commit:
If you do not comply with the above criteria, permission to be associated with Fish for Life will be withdrawn.