Eden $40,000 Fishing Competition 2016

Date: 5th – 12th March 2016

 

Location: Eden, NSW

 

Where: Eden Amateur Fishing Club clubhouse, Quarantine Bay

 

Entry Cost: $40 Open, $20 Ladies, $5 Junior

 

Description:

 

Since 1979 the Eden Amateur Fishing Club Inc. has conducted a fishing competition in March commencing on the first Saturday of the month.

 

This competition has grown to where in 2016 it will be worth $40,000 in prizes and draws. Competitors from across Australia travel to the area to fish this great comp.

 

You may enter before or on any day of the comp at the EAFC clubhouse, Quarantine Bay between 7am and 7pm. Friday 6th there will be a briefing for all anglers commencing at 5.30pm – a free BBQ will be supplied. Competition commences at 6am on Saturday 7th March and ceases at 12 noon on Saturday 14th March.

 

Fish may be weighed in 3 hours after entering the competition. In the event of an equal weight fish, the first recorded fish will win the prize. Heaviest of each species listed, uncleaned, to be awarded the winning prize.

 

There is a free BBQ supplied prior to the presentations.

 

The competition is divided into 4 sections

 

OPEN – anyone may enter- entry fee $40. Major prize is a boat, trailer and motor package. 24 species are targeted with the top weight for each species receiving a $400 prize.

 

LADIES – only ladies may enter – entry fee $20. 16 species are targeted with the top weight in each species receiving a prize of $200.

 

BOYS and GIRLS SECTIONS – for children under 16 years of age – entry fee $5. 15 species targeted. All winners receive a trophy and a $50 voucher to be spent at Eden Outdoors and Marine.

 

Link to Website: Eden Amateur Fishing Club