Catch a Gone Fishing Day grant

Don’t disturb me on Sunday, October 9, ‘cos I’ll be gone fishing.

The NSW Gone Fishing Day is on October 9 and fishing clubs are invited to apply for grants to help run community fishing events on or around that time.

Clubs have two options.

Option 1 – Apply for a Gone Fishing Day package which includes:

• Rod and reel sets to assist with your fishing event

• Giveaways and prizes and information for your event


Option 2 – Apply for grant funding up to $2000

Clubs must be incorporated to receive funding through a funding agreement with NSW DPI for this option.

Read the fishing package and grant funding guidelines before completing the attached application form and returning to

More information at the DPI website.

The closing date for applications is September 6.

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