Gallions lake is situated in the Gallions area of Thamesmead, south east London. There are some big carp in the lake, last year the biggest carp reached well into double figures. Bream are up to 9 lbs and Roach up to 3 lbs.

Average depths are around 3ft falling to 5ft in places. Some parts are made up of gravel beds and the rest is silt. The quality of fish is excellent.

Day ticket fishing is available on this lake but the canal is members only

This water is suitable for disabled anglers

PLEASE NOTE – fish must be returned to the lake once caught.


  • Toilets – None on site
  • Domino’s pizza, Tesco express and the Princess Alice pub are a five minute walk from the lake.

Key Species

  • Carp to double figures
  • Bream to 9 lbs
  • Roach to 3lbs

Our fish are microchipped using the Chips4Fish system.


PLEASE NOTE – A rod fishing licence is required before fishing. To apply for a rod fishing licence online click HERE

Day tickets are available from the bailiff on the banks

  • £6 one rod, dawn till dusk
  • Senior citizens over 65 years old £4 per rod
  • Juniors over 12 years old £4 per Rod
  • Night fishing is members only
  • Canal fishing is members only


No litter is to be left in or around swims, please put it in a bin or take it home.
Bins are provided so there is no excuse

More information on safety and the environment can be found HERE


Gallions Lake
Ridge Close
SE28 0HX

For full google map information click HERE

Full TTAC rules and regulations can be found HERE