Kids 8-14 years are invited to come and learn to fish safely and responsibly on Saturday 10 December at Reddall Parade Park, near the kiosk on the south-east side of Windang Bridge, Lake Illawarra.

The day runs from 10am – 2pm and involves fishing techniques, bag and size limits and fish handling for catch and release. The cost is $40 per child and includes rod and reel combination, shirt, hat, tackle box and showbag – all to take home! Instructors are experienced volunteers and staff from the NSW Department of Primary Industries.

Bookings are essential as there is a maximum of 25 participants. This event is organised by the NSW Department of Primary Industries. Book your child’s spot by calling Stephen Thurstan on 4295 1809 or 0438 245190 or email

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