Bulls, cows and wild animals must be treated with caution and respect. Dogs are not allowed on any of our venues, even on a lead.
Be aware that banks can be undercut, slippery or soft.
Be aware of other people when casting.
Weil’s disease and other germs. Do not put your hands in your mouth, or equipment that has been on the bank or in the water. Take precautions when eating or smoking.
By design hooks are sharp and can easily penetrate the skin, potentially transmitting germs. Rusty hook should never be used.
Carbon fishing rods are excellent lightning conductors. In a storm take cover away from trees, shelter in your car.
Use pathways either made or unmade wherever possible.
Be aware of other people around you,especially strangers. Don’t block pathways with equipment.
Electricity in power line can arc, do not fish below power lines.
Be aware of falling branches and debris.
Do not wade unsupervised, Do not wade out of your depth. Use a wading staff. Take each step with care. We do not recommend wading on any of our fisheries and prefer members not to wade.
Drowning is an ever present danger, wear an automatic life jacket.
Wear appropriate clothing to protect against extreme cold, heat and sunshine.