Hooked on Lakes Entrance

Looking for something to do this March long weekend?

How about a road-trip to the FREE Hooked on Lakes Entrance event on Sunday 12 March 2023.

Discover the wonders of East Gippsland, eat locally caught fish, learn more about where it comes from, and let the kids loose in a free fishing clinic run by experts.

When: Sunday, 12 March 2023

Where: Lakes Entrance Foreshore Reserve

Time: 10am-4pm

What to expect

  • Seafood cooking demonstrations by Sam Mahlook from Tambo Valley Honey and Luke McMenemay-Collins from Soda Fish.
  • Fish filleting and preparation tips with Cara Cummings from the Women in Recreational Fishing (WIRF) network
  • FREE Fishcare 'Come and Try' fishing clinics for kids and families.
  • Meet the leaders of WIRF to learn more about the group and to expand your fishing horizons
  • Maritime Safety Vic Float Safe inflatable lifejacket clinics
  • Local food stands selling freshly cooked seafood and regional produce
  • Kids amusements
  • Family-friendly areas to enjoy the waterfront views