Gone Fishing Day 2017

Gone Fishing DaySave the date - Sunday 15 October 2017

The countdown begins….Mother and Son

Angling clubs and community groups – we want you to get involved now!  

Once again, angling clubs are being encouraged to run their own Gone Fishing Day community fishing events in their local area on Sunday 15 October, 2017.

Please note: A recreational fishing licence will not be required by anyone in Victoria on Sunday 15 October, 2017.

Angling clubs – apply for funding now

To help angling clubs and community groups get involved in Gone Fishing Day, funding support is available through the Recreational Fishing Small Grants Program.

Condition and guidelines, and a link to the online application form, are available at:

 Father and Son

Read the conditions and guidelines carefully and note that prizes and giveaways cannot be funded however funds to cover things like event advertising, catering and equipment hire can be sought.  

All Victorian events will be listed online closer to the day.

Make sure you send us details about your event for us to assist in its promotion.

We're here to help, any questions, please contact Belinda Lorensini.