Let's Fish Lake Mac

Let's Fish Lake Mac

Catch big, win BIG on Australia’s largest coastal saltwater lake!

After a successful first year in 2020, Let’s Fish Lake Mac returns to Lake Macquarie this November. There are over $33,000 in prizes up for grabs across a number of different divisions and awards, including prizes for the biggest fish caught and released for both kids and adults. Let's Fish Lake Mac is a catch-and-release-style competition.

Between 6am and 7pm on Saturday and 6am and 3pm on Sunday entrants can fish for bream, flathead, tailor and whiting across the tidal waters and public beaches of the Lake Macquarie LGA.

Entries for Let's Fish Lake Mac are now open! Visit the registration website and complete your registration online.

Let's Fish Lake Mac will coincide with the Let's Fish Festival, happening 10am-5pm, 14 November at Rathmines Theatre. The Festival is FREE for all Let's Fish Lake Mac participants!

Experience the Berkley Supertank  a mighty 15m-long x 3m-high mobile tank full of barramundi! Brush up on your fishing techniques with the very best  the Berkley team will doing live lure and casting demonstrations throughout the day. The Supertank will also be joined by fishing supply stalls, food trucks, kids activities and more.

Let’s Fish Lake Mac and the Let's Fish Festival are COVID Safe event. All participants are required to comply with the NSW Government COVID-19 rules in place at the time of the event.



  • Saturday, 13 November 2021 | 06:00 AM - 07:00 PM
  • Sunday, 14 November 2021 | 06:00 AM - 03:00 PM