Family Fishing Competition 2016/17

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Guests staying with us over the Christmas / New Year period have the opportunity to join in the fun and festivities of our Family Fishing Competition! The competition starts Thursday 29 December and runs for 5 days, with nightly weigh-ins and the presentation celebration starting at 4pm on Monday 2 January.

The evening includes drinks and nibbles, treats for the kids and loads of prizes including rod and reel combos, tackle packs, tour vouchers and our major prize of a GoPro Hero action camera. Our kind sponsors have donated a number of the prizes including:

Categories include:

  • Junior - Heaviest Snapper
  • Intermediate - Heaviest Snapper
  • Adult - Heaviest Snapper
  • Junior – Heaviest Other Type of Fish
  • Intermediate - Heaviest Other Type of Fish
  • Adult – Heaviest Other Type of Fish
  • Scariest looking fish - Overall
  • Strangest looking fish - Overall
  • Prettiest fish - Overall

Entry prices are:

  • Adults (16+ years): $5
  • Intermediate (11-15 years): $4
  • Children (10 years & under): $3

Terms and Conditions

  • Purchase entry tickets from reception any time before fishing starts
  • Fish must be weighed in by 6pm each night (3.30pm on the final day) – no exceptions
  • All money collected goes towards prizes
  • You must be present at prize giving time to choose your prize, otherwise one will be allocated to you at random
  • All fish must be caught using a rod and reel
  • All anglers must be staying in the park to be eligible for prizes
  • All fish caught must comply with Fisheries Regulations
  • In the event of equal weighted fish, the first fish weighed will be regarded as the heaviest
  • Anglers will only be eligible for one prize in each category i.e. only weigh in your heaviest fish in each category

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