The Penrith Lakes ‘catch and release’ fishing program is free* and great for families, beginners and experienced anglers.
What you’ll learn
You'll learn about freshwater fishing in our inland waterways. Specifically, you'll learn:
- How to fish for freshwater fish
- Rules and regulations of inland fishing
- Fishing conservation, ethics and environment.
Your 'ready for fishing' checklist
- Be willing to release any fish you catch
- Rod, reel and barbless hooks
- Bait like corn, bread and/or worms (no live bait).
Note: Current NSW fishing licence required. Licence can be purchased on-site at Sydney International Regatta Centre. View fees at dpi.nsw.gov.au.