Kelvedon and District Angling Association

KDAA is a friendly angling club that provides some of the best uncrowded fishing in Essex.

Some of the Best Places to Fish in Essex

We have eleven still waters that are open all year round and fishing on stretches of the river Blackwater

Club Information

The KDAA established in 1947 caters for pleasure, specimen and match fishing.  With waters within eight mile radius of Kelvedon, in mid – Essex located between Chelmsford and Colchester. Accessible from the A12.

KDAA is a friendly angling club that provides some of the best uncrowded fishing in Essex.

We have eleven still waters that are open all year round and fishing on stetches of the river Blackwater

Night fishing is allowed on six of the still waters.

Adult subscription is £85 per annum with many concessions.

Please note that all our waters are member only waters and we do not issue day tickets. Members may purchase Guest tickets.

Membership now closed for the current season

Please visit the Join KDAA page for information about the joining arrangements next season

Latest News Announcements

Seabrooks Reservoir closed Sat 15 and 29 January

Please note that Seabrooks Reservoir will be closed onSaturday 15th January andSaturday 29th Januaryfor the tree clearance work around the reservoir to be completed. Apologies for these further closures but it is important for this work to be undertaken.

New gate at Silver End Pits

A new gate has been installed at Silver End Pits replacing the single bar gate to deter trespassers and help keep the waters secure. Please keep the gate locked at all times. The installation was organised by the bailiff, Chris Parrish

AGM cancelled and subscriptions increase

Please note that the owing to the Covid situation the Committee has regretfully decided not to hold the Annual General Meeting on the 13 January. The reports from officials will be set out in the Association’s annual Newsletter which will be emailed or posted to...

Seabrooks closed mornings Wednesday 1st and Monday 6th December

Reminder Seabrooks Reservoir will be closed for further Charity Clay Pigeon Shooting events organised by Seabrooks Farm from 8 am to 10.00 am on: • Wednesday 1st December Also we have been given very short notice of a further date • Monday 6th December Can anglers...