Reservoir fishing

There are two offline reservoirs available to recreational fishers in South Australia – Warren Reservoir near Williamstown and Bundaleer Reservoir near Spalding.

Since 2016, Murray Cod, Golden Perch and Silver Perch fingerlings have been released into the Warren and Bundaleer reservoirs, with Rainbow trout released into Bundaleer.

Reservoir Fishing Permits

Recreational fishers require a 'RecFish SA Reservoir Fishing Permit' to access the reservoirs. Permits can be purchased from the RecFish SA website.

Fishing limits for Warren and Bundaleer reservoirs

DISCLAIMER: These limits apply to the Warren and Bundaleer reservoirs only. For all other state-wide fishing limits see the Fishing Limits page.

Murray Cod

  • Catch and Release ONLY

Golden Perch

  • Minimum legal length: 33 cm
  • Personal daily bag limit: 2

Rainbow Trout

  • Minimum legal length: 28 cm
  • Personal daily bag limit: 2

Silver Perch

  • Minimum legal length: 33 cm
  • Personal daily bag limit: 2
Page Last Reviewed: 20 Oct 2017
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