CancelledPOSTPONED: Let's Fish Festival
We’re celebrating all things fishing over one big weekend this April, with a fishing expo and gourmet seafood long lunch! The Let's Fish Festival has been timed to perfection, coinciding with Australia’s biggest national fishing competition, the Pirtek Fishing Challenge.
Displays from the biggest and best fishing and boating brands, workshops, activities for the kids and more. You can also win one of three fishing gear prize packs valued at $250 just by attending!
Activities and attractions include:
- The Berkley Supertank Australian Travelling Fishing Show
- Pure Fishing lure knotting workshop
- Let’s Fish Casting Competition
- Lake Macquarie Classic Boat Association classic boat display
- Glitter Fish sun catcher kids' activity
- Cardboard Fish kids' activity
- Win a floatplane joy flight at the Joy Air display
- Live music all day
- Food trucks and coffee
Full program coming soon!
When: 11am - 4pm, Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 April 2021
Where: Rathmines Theatre (indoors and outdoors), 25 Stilling Street, Rathmines NSW 2283
Cost: We encourage you to buy your tickets online to take advantage of the advance purchase prices – $10 per adult, $5 per child (up to 12 years), $25 per family (2 x adults, 4 x children), plus Eventbrite booking fees.
Tickets will also be available at the gate with on-the-door pricing (payments by card only) – $15 per adult, $8 per child, $30 per family.
Seafood and Semillon Long Lunch with Steph de Sousa
Formerly of Masterchef fame and known as ‘Spicy Steph’ for cooking that packs a punch, Lake Mac local celebrity chef Steph de Sousa will take you on a journey of seafood discovery across three different courses, each with matching wines from Dirt Candy and Hart and Hunter. Accompanying live music from jazz musicians Sax Blue. Explore the full menu via the ticket link below.
When: 1-3pm, Sunday 18 April 2021
Where: Rathmines Theatre, 25 Stilling Street, Rathmines NSW 2283
Cost: $120 per person, plus Eventbrite booking fee.
Pirtek Fishing Challenge
This is the 13th year Pirtek has hosted Australia’s biggest national fishing competition. It’s open to everyone – mums, dads, kids and grandparents! Registration is $25, plus postage. Everyone who registers receives a limited edition Pirtek Fishing Challenge cap, brag mat and sticker. The Pirtek Fishing Challenge is all about raising funds for medical research and proudly supports the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia and the Peter Duncan Neurosciences Research Unit.
Let's Fish Festival perks for Pirtek Fishing Challenge competitors:
Wear your Pirtek cap to the Festival Expo to receive a voucher for a free coffee, soft drink or piece of fruit on entry.
When (All dates cancelled)
Saturday, 17 April 2021 | 11:00 AM
- 04:00 PM
Sunday, 18 April 2021 | 11:00 AM
- 04:00 PM
Rathmines Theatre, 25 Stilling Street, Rathmines 2283 View in Google Maps