Event held on October 20

NSW DPI Gone Fishing Day- Ballina

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Event runs from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM


NSW Gone Fishing Day is on again! And DPI will be running a host of events to celebrate their 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! 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, their crab mascot, will also be making an appearance and handing out lots of cool prizes. Botany Bay, Dolls Point, Peter Depena Reserve. Lake Macquarie, Pelican Foreshore. Ballina, Pop Denison Park. Huskisson, Voyager Park. Moree, Jellicoe Park. Mulwala, Apex Park. 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 is supported by the Recreational Fishing Trusts and NSW DPI.