Fishery Rules

These rules are to help maintain the health and welfare of our fish:

Day Ticket Anglers

  1. Anglers will use their own landing nets, 42″ on Orchard and Oak
  2. No keepnets
  3. On Orchard and Oak you must use a suitable sized unhooking mat
  4. Two rods maximum per angler
  5. Barbless hooks only
  6. No surface fishing, floating baits, floating freebies or bubble floats
  7. No bread to be used as bait or thrown into the lakes
  8. No barbeques
  9. Gates open at 7:00am and close at 7:30 pm in the summer, 5.30 pm in the winter
  10. Take all litter home with you
  11. Dogs prohibited on site
  12. No guests on site after 7:30 pm
  13. Minimum 10 lb line and no less than a size 8 barbless hooks on Orchard and Oak
  14. No fixes leads or any other death rig
  15. Rigs must be safe with the lead able to eject of the fish gets snagged. Korda style clips are acceptable, but the rubbers must not be forced down too tightly preventing the lead from ejecting.
  16. Klin-ik, or similar carp care kit, for treatment of hook or other marks is encouraged and appreciated.

Additional Club Match Rules

  1. We provide landing nets and keepnets and will count the number issued and returned
  2. Dry nets on bank before and after use, 60lbs net limit
  3. Carp over 3lbs in one net, smaller carp and silvers in second net
  4. Use our weighing sling
  5. Bread can be used as a sinking hook bait only in the winter

Anglers are responsible for their own safety, all accidents must be reported before leaving the fishery