Do you like fishing?
You are invited to attend the Lake Woodcroft Carp Fish-Out.
Blacktown City Council 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 noxious species in NSW due to their negative environmental impacts.
Bring along your rod, tackle and bait (bread, worms or corn kernels) to this fun event.
There will also be information stalls on weeds, pollution, feral animals and wetlands.
Please note: All participants are required to have a recreational fishing licence/ permit from NSW Department of Industry and Investment.
For further information on the requirements and exemptions see: http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fisheries/recreational/licence-fee
All attendees must register first. You can register your spot now through eventbrite or phone Council’s Natural Areas team during business hours on 9839 6074.
REMINDER: All participants need to have a recreational fishing licence. Fisheries inspectors may be doing spot checks on the day. For licence details visit http://www.dpi.nsw.gov.au/fisheries/recreational/licence-fee