The following Events took place on Saturday 27th July 2019:
THE FESTIVALS MAIN AIM IS TO ENCOURAGE YOUNG AND NEW ANGLERS INTO THE SPORT BY PROVIDING FREE COACHING EACH DAY, TACKLE AND BAIT.
THE FESTIVAL ALSO IS ABOUT HAVING FUN AND ENJOYMENT WITHOUT COSTING A FORTUNE..
Whip fishing 15 minute taster sessions.
A great event for all the family.
***Free fishing lessons***
This year we are working with Basildon & Pitsea Carnival Festival to make it a great day out for everyone.
Come and have a go for the first time or learn some new skills from our Qualified Angling Coaches. Some of who are also members of the Professional Anglers Association.
All equipment and bait is provided.
Turn up on the day, register yourself from 10am and be given a half hour lesson. Children also receive a goody bag. ALL FOR FREE!
There is a minimum age of 5 years for the fishing.
There is a playground area, cafe and toilets on site.
Coarse and Game Fishing Taster sessions.
An opportunity for all to have a go at fishing under the guidance of an angling coach. The sessions are free to attend and last for approximately 30 minutes.
After you have completed your session there is an opportunity to learn about the fish and the bugs that live in our waters.
All tackle, bait, and licences, are supplied for this event.
The venue consists of 2 small lakes containing 14 different species of fish. Parents are advised to bring food, a drink, suitable loose clothing and sun screen (hopefully it is going to be sunny).