Come and try fishing at our quality assured angling events and get into angling. It's a great way to get the whole family out there doing something different and will show kids new skills to learn in the outdoors.
Everything you need for an intro to coarse fishing, to catch your first fish or learn more about angling is provided and our friendly volunteers will make you really welcome.
Cost: FREE – let us know you're coming in advance.
Booking: Booking in advance is available – event organiser details below.
Times: 10.00 – 14.00
Venue: Hiltingbury Lake, Lake Rd, Chandlers Ford, Eastleigh, SO53 1EZ
Type of Fishing: Introduction to Coarse Fishing
Perfect for: Families of all ages and experience levels – complete newcomers very welcome! Parents and grandparents – just bring the kids along and have a go yourself – it doesn't matter if you are an experienced angler yourself or a complete beginner – come and get fishing!
What happens on the day: The angling activities on offer are designed to encourage adults, children and young people to discover what angling is all about and take up angling. You'll find out how to use fishing tackle and bait to catch fish and return them safely. Let's Go Family Fishing Volunteers overseeing the event will also provide you with more info about your local club or fishery so you know how to go fishing again next time.
Tackle & bait: Provided – just come along – no need to bring anything!
Disability information: Our "Let's Go Family Fishing" volunteers are provided with essential better practice guidance on working with and planning events for disabled people. Please check with the venue contact for specific details of facilities available.