We run a range of events to engage and educate fishers and the wider community including fishing clinics and discovery days. You can also catch up with staff and volunteers at regional fishing and community shows and events.
Calendar of Events
Events and clinics are run in accordance with COVID safety guidelines.
You only need to book tickets for active participants. Family members are welcome to come along.
|Fri 26 May||Fishing Clinic, Homeschool Community Group||Bellerive|
|Tue 30 May||School Fishing Clinic||Kingston|
|Tue 6 June||School Fishing Clinic||Beauty Point|
|Tue 6 June||School Fishing Clinic||Kingston|
|Tue 13 June||Rec Link Clinic||George Town|
|Tue 20 June||School Fishing Clinic||Beauty Point|
|Mon 10 July||Rec Link Clinic||George Town|
|Sun 30 July||Tassie Scallop Fiesta||Village Green, Bridport|
|Tue 8 July||Rec Link Clinic||George Town|
|Fri 18 - Sat 19 Aug||Science Week||Princes Wharf 1, Hobart|
|8 - 10 Sept||Tas Outdoor Boat and Caravan Show||Silverdome, Launceston|
|Tue 12 Sept||Rec Link Clinic||George Town|
|Tue 19 Sept||School Fishing Clinic||Beauty Point|
- Everyone is welcome, see dates and times above.
- All ages and levels of expertise are welcome.
- If numbers exceed safety levels, participants actively fishing on the platform may be limited, but everyone gets a turn!
- Parents are responsible for supervising their children.
School and Community Group Clinics
These clinics can be organised with Fishcare by prior arrangement and are not open to the public. If your school or group is interested in a clinic, please contact one of our Coordinators to check availability using the contact details below.
What to bring
- Rods and gear are available to use.
- We have PFDs - Fishcare may ask you to wear one.
- Bring warm clothing, sun protection, food and drink if required.
What will I learn?
- Basic fishing skills including casting, knot tying and rigging.
- Responsible fishing such as measuring, handling and releasing your catch.
- How to have fun in the Tassie outdoors!
Fishing Clinic Tamar River