Reservoir fishing

Recreational fishing is currently available at a number of SA Water’s reservoirs:

  • Warren and South Para Reservoirs near Williamstown
  • Bundaleer Reservoir near Spalding
  • Beetaloo Reservoir near Laura
  • Myponga Reservoir on the Fleurieu Peninsula

A number of these reservoirs have been stocked. Murray Cod, Golden Perch and Silver Perch have been released into Warren, South Para and Bundaleer and Rainbow trout have been released into Bundaleer.

For more information about each of these reservoirs including full terms and conditions visit reservoirs.sa.gov.au.

Reservoir Fishing Permits

A Reservoir Fishing Permit is required to fish in the above reservoirs. Purchase a reservoir fishing permit through reservoirs.sa.gov.au

Fishing limits for reservoirs

DISCLAIMER: These limits apply to 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

More information

Page Last Reviewed: 06 Dec 2019
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