Suffolk Water Park will be closed from 5pm today (22.03.2020).

After much thought and discussion today we have decided to close the fishery and shop until further notice. We will reassess this decision next month and keep you all updated.

We value our customers and hard working team of staff, so we want to keep them safe. Although fishing is an outdoor sport the government are advising against non essential travel and we feel that although we love to accommodate you at the fishery we want to reduce the risk of exposure to and spread of the covid 19 virus.

Our staff and customers have families and children and we must all work together at this difficult time to ensure we remain healthy so we can enjoy our fishing again when we reopen after this situation is resolved.

If you have a booking within the next month, we will contact you to ensure you are aware of our closure and we will refund any deposits you may have paid.

Let's do this and stop the spread! Please stay safe and healthy and see you on the other side of this!

Please keep in contact with us as things could change in the near future.

Thank you for your continued support, Stu, Bex and Nick.

Match Lake 1

The first lake at the far end of the complex is 7 acres and lined with beautiful Willows.  Match Lake 1 is a popular match water with 42 pegs and acts as a fantastic runs water for avid Carp anglers.   The lake holds Carp to 20lb & a big head of skimmers.

There are platforms which are “T” shaped. 

You can park behind your swim, just off the road apart from pegs 1 to 10 where there is NO PARKING allowed behind these pegs so please use allocated parking spaces provided.

Pegs 1 – 10 have steep sloped banks but there are others which have a more gentle incline to the peg.

Night Fishing:

There are 4 night fishing pegs which are bookable in advance, situated either end of the lake.  Prices are the same as the Traditional Lake for overnight fishing. Phone 01473 832327 to book in!

Number of pegs: 42

Water Depth:

  • 6ft at the Golf Club end
  • 10ft under the trees (from peg 35)

Fish Species:

  • Carp to 20lb – average around 15lb
  • Bream & Tench to lb
  • Rudd, Perch, Roach

Fishing Tips:

If you’re fishing for Perch, try the far end near the Golf Course, in the margins or under the platforms.

If you’re Carp fishing try meat, corn and maggot.  Fish the method feeder with pellet or corn.

If you’re fishing for Silvers, try the pole, small method or cage feeder.