Fishing

Where to fish

  • Jack Roper Reserve, Broadmeadows (stocked with Rainbow Trout (when water quality is favourable), Redfin, Carp and Roach)
  • Jackson Creek, Bulla (contains Trout and Redfin)
  • Craigieburn Lake, North Shore Drive, Craigieburn (stocked with Redfin)
  • Craigieburn Lake, Windrock Avenue and Creekwood Drive, Craigieburn (stocked with Redfin)
  • Merri Creek, Craigieburn (contains Redfin and Blackfish)
  • Deep Creek, Mickleham (contains Redfin and Roach)
  • Roxburgh Park Lakes, Roxburgh Park (contains Rainbow Trout (Stocked 2nd and 3rd term School Holidays 2019)
  • Spavin Drive Lake, Sunbury: (stocked with Trout (stocked 2nd and 3rd term School Holidays)
  • Jackson Creek, Sunbury (stocked with Brown, Rainbow Trout and Black Fish)

Fishing clubs in Hume City

If you would like to learn more on our local fishing spots, you can contact your local angling club below:

Craigieburn Angling Club 

Greenvale Angling Club
Sunbury Angling Club

 

Important information 

Discarded nets, lines, hooks and rubbish pose a threat to the flora and fauna of these fishing spots. Do the right thing - carry a bag to collect any rubbish to protect these diverse ecosystems. 

A Recreational Fishing Licence covers all forms of recreational fishing in all of Victoria's marine, estuarine and inland waters. Unless you are exempt, a licence is required when:

  • Taking, or attempting to take from public waters, any species of fish by any method, including line fishing, bait or shellfish collection, yabby fishing, prawning and spearfishing and/or using or possessing recreational fishing equipment in, on or next to Victorian waters.
  • If you're unsure about the rules and regulations around fishing, please visit the following sites for more information.

Read more here

Victorian Fishing Authority
Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Melbourne Water
Yarra Valley Water
Park Victoria

Reference Guide 

If you are wanting a quick general guidance guide around the rules and regulations of fishing, you can view Melbourne Waters Fishing Spot Page

To keep up to date with the latest new stock releases, follow the Hume City Council Facebook Page


Updated : 10:23 AM, 7 October 2019

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