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Carp Fish-Out 2019

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Lake Woodcroft

Antique Crescent

Woodcroft, NSW 2767

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Do you like fishing?

You are invited to attend the Lake Woodcroft Carp Fish-Out.

We will be hosting a free fishing event to help reduce the number of carp which are degrading Lake Woodcroft. Carp are an introduced fish which are listed as a Class 3 noxious species in NSW due to their negative environmental impacts.

Bring along your rod, tackle and bait, worms, or corn kernels to this fun event.

This is a FREE family event, but bookings are essential for crowd control.

All participants are required to have a recreational fishing licence/ permit from NSW Department of Primary Industries. For further information on the requirements and exemptions see:

https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fishing/recreational/recreational-fishing-fee

You are required to pay the NSW recreational fishing fee to fish in fresh and salt water in the state unless you are:

  • under the age of 18
  • an adult assisting a person under the age of 18 to take a fish using a single rod
  • an Aboriginal person, or
  • the holder of a:
  1. Current Pensioner Concession Card issued by Centrelink
  2. Current Pensioner Concession Card issued by the Department of Veterans' Affairs
  3. Commonwealth Department of Veterans' Affairs Gold Treatment Card endorsed "Totally and Permanently Incapacitated"(TPI)
  4. Commonwealth Department of Veterans' Affairs Gold Treatment Card endorsed "Extreme Disablement Adjustment" (EDA)
  5. Letter from the Commonwealth Department of Veterans' Affairs stating that the person receive a disability pension of 70 per cent or higher, or an intermediate pension

***Please note that Senior's Cards, Health Care Cards and Repatriation Health Cards will not exempt you from paying the fishing fee.

For further information on the requirements, exemptions and fees see: https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fishing/recreational/recreational-fishing-fee


All attendees must register online first. Registrations will open in December 2018.

REMINDER: All participants need to have a recreational fishing licence. Fisheries inspectors may be doing spot checks on the day. For licence details visit https://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fishing/recreational/recreational-fishing-fee

For more information about the event, please call us on 9839 6000.

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Antique Crescent

Woodcroft, NSW 2767

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