Did you know that we have three fishing ponds based within our city’s parks for public access? Licenses are required for anglers age 12 years and upwards. Under 12’s must be accompanied by an adult. Day tickets may be purchased at each of the sites. Photo ID is required for licenses.

Fishing at Noddle Hill Nature Reserve

You can fish at -

  • Pickering Park
  • Noddle Hill Playing Fields
  • East Park

Please note night fishing at any of our fishing ponds is strictly prohibited.

Pass Type






Annual Pass (adult)


6-week pass (school summer holidays only) juniors*


Juniors under 12*


*A junior is classed as aged 12-16yrs, under 12's are free but must be accompanied by a paying adult

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