Staunton Harold Reservoir

Fishing only from 1st June to 14th March inclusive, with 3 rods (NO FISHING PERIOD 14th MARCH – 1st JUNE). DAY PERMITS ARE NO LONGER AVAILABLE.

a) NIGHT FISHING is allowed for club members only. When night fishing there is to be strictly no parking in the visitor centre carpark. A maximum of 72hrs is allowed and once you have done your limit there is no return to the venue for 48hrs
ALL NIGHT ANGLERS TO BE AWARE THAT NO VEHICULAR ACCESS IS PERMITTED BETWEEN 10PM and 6AM
Normal Access/Egress only between the hours of 6am to 1 hour after sunset.
There is approx. 2.2km of bank fishing, but the sailing club frontage is EXCLUDED.
b) PARKING is available at the Visitors Centre (signposted) YOU MUST PAY AT THIS CARPARK and Derby Hills Farm (down Broadstone Lane – off the Melbourne to Ticknall Road at the Ticknall end).Members only parking is also allowed behind the sailing club. Members will need a club key. If the sailing club gate is open, leave it open, otherwise lock it.

c)WE ARE NOT ALLOWED TO DRIVE DOWN THE ROAD AND DROP TACKLE OFF OR USE THE SAILING CLUBS CAR PARK. On open days, the sailing club may use our car park.
d) Other extra general rules.
1. No reserving of pegs.
2. No live-baiting.
3. No boats of any sort or ballooning.
e) NO MAINTENANCE is allowed during the close season, but pegs will need to be maintained.
g) MATCHES will be allowed, and prior notification will be given where possible, via notice boards. We have to give rangers 2 weeks prior notice of any match involving 50 anglers or more.
h) STRICTLY NO LITTER.
i) NO FIRES INCLUDING ANY BBQ’s
j) JUNIOR MEMBERS MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT MEMBER
k) NO CONFRONTATION WITH SAILING CLUB MEMBERS AS WE ARE VERY GRATEFUL TO THEM FOR ASSISTING WITH THE EXTRA PARKING AND NIGHT FISHING. SHOULD MEMBERS NOTE ANYTHING UNTOWARD, CONTACT THE POLICE (112) IF A CRIME IS IN PROGRESS THEN CALL 999
l) IF WE ABUSE IT, WE WILL LOSE IT!