Tackle, Boat Hire and Bait

For those anglers who don’t want the hassle of bringing their own fishing tackle we can hire fishing tackle and boats, and sell you bait and fishing licenses for your stay.  Our tackle is of high quality supplying only Shimano or Penn bait runner reels, never crack catfish rod and quality Carp rods.

Tackle Hire

Tackle packages (carp, catfish or combination) include 2 rods and 2 reels, chair, pod/tripod, landing net, unhooking mat, gloves for catfish and per group scales and weigh sack, the packages exclude terminal tackle. However, we keep a range of terminal tackle for sale, but always advise anglers to bring their own in line with their personal preference. Note! licenses are mandatory, and we can supply them on site.

Fishing Boat Hire

Our fishing boats are 4m aluminium Jon boat style with 15hp 4 stroke outboards motors to comply with river regulations for self-hire. We allow up to three persons per boat and provide Life Jackets, Anchor, ropes, documentation and full can of 95 petrol (09.00 hrs to 19.00hrs). As an extra, a fish finder can also be hired. ire rates are Conditions of hire: The boats are hired with a full tank of fuel which is included in the hire price, there is no need to fill the tank at the end of your hire. We do require a deposit and a signed indemnity contract before a boat is released for hire.


For those anglers wanting to take to the water under the guidance of an experienced guide we offer guided fishing for either carp or catfish. The packages include a guide with a professionally equipped, tackle, bait and fuel. The guide has intimate knowledge of this stretch of the river and will take clients to known hot spots. Prices are per boat/per day and cater for up to 3 anglers per session. Please [contact us] for pricing.