Gone Fishing NSW Day

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Gone Fishing Day - 14 October 2018

Woman and man posing with Snappy the mascot at Gone Fishing Day 2017

NSW Gone Fishing Day is on again!  And DPI will be running a host of events to celebrate our love of fishing and encourage everyone to get out on the water. It doesn't matter if you haven't fished before or if you're the keenest of anglers, Gone Fishing Day is for everyone!

What?

Free how to fish sessions, casting comp, free goodie bags with bonus fishing lures, fishing tip classes by local experts, touch tank, loads of kids activities, RMS boating safety stand and lots more fishing stuff on show.

Snappy, our crab mascot, will also be making an appearance and handing out lots of cool prizes.

Where?

Fish filleting demonstration at Gone Fishing Day 2017

  • Botany Bay, Dolls Point, Peter Depena Reserve
  • The Entrance North, Terilbah Reserve
  • Huskisson, White Sands Park
  • Grafton, Memorial Park
  • Queanbeyan Riverside, Trinculo Place
  • Forbes, Apex Lakeside Park

Time?

9.00am - 3.00pm

What to bring?

Just yourself, family and friends. All activities are free.No need to register for the event. No fishing licence will be required on the day. Fishing and casting sessions are run throughout the day.

Gone Fishing Day 2017 crowd

More info?

For more info call (02) 4424 7417 or email gofishing.nsw@dpi.nsw.gov.au

Gone Fishing Day is supported by the Recreational Fishing Trusts and NSW DPI.

What’s happening in other areas in NSW?

Once again, fishing clubs across the State will also be running their own Gone Fishing Day community fishing events in their local areas. To find a Gone Fishing Day community event near you, please refer to the Google map and table below.



Fishing club

Nearest town

Event Location

Event Date

Club Contact

Adelong Fishing Club

Adelong

Adelong Creek

13 & 14 Oct

 

Bobbin Head Cruising Club

Turramurra

Bobbin Head Marina

14 Oct

www.bhcc.org.au

Burrumbuttock Anglers Club

Albury

Twelve Mile Reserve - West of Albury

14 Oct

 

Mathoura Fishing Classic

Mathoura

Picnic Point

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CM0VRo

Muddy Crk Amateur Fishing Assoc.

Kyeemagh

100 Bestic Street

14 Oct

www.mcbafa.com.au

Lake Cathie Amateur Fishing Club

Lake Cathie

Lake Cathie Reserve, Ocean Drive

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2x78Cw4

1st Cherrybrook Scout Group

Berowra

Berowra Waters Marina

13 Oct

https://bit.ly/2OdUV5j

CAS (Wallerawang)

Wallerawang

Wallerawang Lake

14 Oct

 

Morven Fishing Club

Culcairn

Jubilee Park, Movern

14 Oct

www.mcfishingclub.com

Narrandera Fishing Club

Narrandera

Brewery Flat Boat Ramp

14 Oct

 

Wentworth Angling Club

Wentworth

Fort Courage Caravan Park,
Old Remark Road

13 Oct

 

Aberdeen Fishing Club

Lake Glenbawn

Lake Glenbawn, Aberdeen

7, 8 & 9 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CNJEax

Walbundrie Anglers Assoc.

Walbundrie

Botanical Gardens, Billabong Street

14 Oct

 

Soldier On

Pelican NSW

Pelican Foreshore, Lakeview Parade

14 Oct

www.soldieron.org.au

OzFish Tweed River

Murwillumbah

Budd Park

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2ObyOwj

Urunga Amateur Anglers Club

Urunga

Riverside, Atherton Drive

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2N3SUfk

Balranald Ex-Servicemen's Club

Balranald

River Bend Reserve, Memorial Drive

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2Mp2swp

Jindera Anglers Club

Jindera

Jindera Football Oval, Urana Street

30 Aug

https://bit.ly/2NwK0Xd

Khancoban Angling Club

Khanchoban

Khancoban Dam,
Murray 2 Power Station Road

13 - 20 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CO2y10

Eden Amateur Fishing Club Inc

Eden

Quarantine Bay Rd

14 Oct

www.edenfishingclub.org

Bingara Anglers Club

Bingara

Gwydir River boat ramp

13 & 14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2x9wYV8

Moulamein Angling Club

Moulamein

Barratta Street

14 Oct

 

Somerton Family Fishing Club

Somerton

Peel River - Somerton Bridge

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2oX0Qk6

Oak Flats Bowling Club

Oak Flats

Oak Flats Bowling & Recreation Club

14 Oct

www.ofbrc.com.au

OzFish Wagga

Wagga Wagga

Apex Park - Lake Albert

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2MpY3sO

Pambula Fishing Club

Pambula

Landing Road, Broadwater

13 Oct

https://bit.ly/2p1nmbz

Ramsgate RSL Fishing Club

Taren Point

Sylvania Jetty

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2OcMerE

2nd Albury Scouts

Albury

Horse Shoe Lagoon, Riverina Highway

21 Oct

https://bit.ly/2NE6PrO

St Peters Catholic college

Tuggerah

St Peters Catholic College

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2OcMFCi

2nd Queanbeyan Cub Scouts

Queanbeyan

Sensory Gardens Park

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2p1D8Dm

Ozfish Tenterfield

Tenterfield

Tenterfield Dam

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CUMlXY

Merimbula BGLA Club

Wonboyn

Wonboyn Lake Resort, 204 Daunceys Road

12 -14 Oct

www.mbglac.com.au

Walla Walla Anglers Club

Walla Walla

Walla Walla Sports Ground

14 Oct

 

Brushgrove Hotel Fishing Club

Bushgrove

Brushgrove & Tyndale Sports Grounds

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CL393j

West League Fishing Club

Tamworth

Jewry Street (Riverside)

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2Obld89

Yenda Fishing Club

Yenda

Centenary park: cnr Mirrool Avenue / Burley Griffin Way, Yenda

14 Oct

 

Canberra Fisherman’s Club

Queanbeyan

Queanbeyan River, opposite Art Society

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2QlBp8d

Hunter Native Fish

Maitland

Telarah Lagoon

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2x2gz5O

Texas Fishing Club

Texas

Dumaresq River

1 & 2 Dec

 

Trangie Action Group

Trangie

Goan Water Hole

 

https://bit.ly/2N7gFD5

Oatley Fishing & Tennis

Berrara

Berrara Creek Reserve & Lakeland Avenue

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2x3CXeT

OzFish Lismore

Lismore

Heritage Park (Wilsons River)

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2QkBnxo

OzFish Richmond River

Ballina

Ballina Angling Club, Tamarind Drive

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CMQr47

Mungindi RSL Fishing Club

Mungindi

Barwon River Crossing

14 Oct

 

Cattai Public School

Pitt Town

Between the Brooklyn & Windsor Bridge

12 - 13 Oct

https://bit.ly/2NDyVn9

Compleat Angler Nowra

Huskisson

Huskisson Voyager Park

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2MmXC2l

Euro Fishing Association

Broulee

Barlings Beach & Smokey Dan’s Restaurant

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2OhFmcs

Euro Fishing Association

Broulee

Bengello Beach & Broulee Surf Club,
Heath Street

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2OhFmcs

Lavington Anglers Club

West Albury

Horseshoe Lagoon, Padman Drive

28 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CMR79F

NE Trout Acclimatisation Soc.

Ebor

Dutton Trout Hatchery

3 Nov

 

Guyra Hotel Anglers Club

Guyra

Malpas Dam

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2x7ixBa

Jerilderie Fishing Club

Jerilderie

Jerilderie Lake, Luke Park, Powell Street

14 Oct

 

Royal Motor Yacht Club

Newport

Royal Motor Yacht Club Broken Bay

14 Oct

www.royalmotor.com.au

Sydney Game Fishing Club

Watsons Bay

Sydney Game Fishing Club

14 Oct

www.sgfc.com.au

Bass Sydney

Penrith

Penrith Weir, Nepean River

14 Oct

www.basssydney.com

Nambucca Offshore Fishing Club

Nambucca

Bellwood Park Riverside Drive

14 Oct

 

Guyra TroutFest

Guyra

Guyra Dam, Malpas & Copeton Dams

29 Aug -
1 Oct

https://bit.ly/2N8k5p6

Fly Fish Australia

Googong

Googong Dam

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2MsmWV2

Mosman Rowers Ltd

Mosman

Mosman Bay

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2NywPVD

Tuross Head Country Club

Tuross Head

Club Tuross, Monash Avenue

30 Aug

https://bit.ly/2QpLNvw

Wardell Angling Club

Wardell

Wardell Wharf

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2QpLOj4

South Sydney AFA

Chifley

Crn Hastings and Macquarie Street

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2CLVW35

The Dam Fishing Club

Wyong

Pacific Hwy Minnesta Road

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2Qm9cOH

Head Hotel Fishing Club

Shoalhaven

Heads Hotel, River Road

14 Oct

https://bit.ly/2x2kCPI