Fishing

Our fishing section holds regular competitions for club members.

Saturday Fishing Contest. 2017/2018 Season Competitions

Ticket Sales: 5-8pm at Club
Weigh In: 3-4pm (Sharp) at Club (Saturday) All fish to be Gilled & Gutted
Area: Thames to Cape Colville
Entry Fees: $6 Adults / $2 Juniors (17 years & under). FS Subs: $2 per season
Jackpot: $1 from entry will go into jackpot
DATES: 7th Oct / 4th Nov / 2nd Dec / 20th Jan / 3rd Feb / 3rd Mar / 7th Apr / 3rd May
Cancellation: Please ring 8686416 after 4pm Friday re ON/OFF
T.W.F.S. Rules:    (Required Fish Size to Weigh In Competition)
  35cm for All Snapper, Gurnard, John Dory, Kahawai, Trevally, 75cm Kingfish
  Maximum of "5 Snapper" & "2 of each other Species" per entrant.
  "2 of each" for Juniors.
  NO Longlines, Nets or KonTiki's. UNDERSIZE FISH (whole boats catch DISQUALIFIED)
Prize Giving: 5.15PM Saturday. Lucky Draws, Jackpot & fishing section membership.
  Snapper: $70, $50, $30, $20, $15.   Gurnard: $15, $10.   John Dory: $15, $10
  Kahawai: $15, $10,   Trevally: $15, $10,   Kingfish:   $15, $10
  Mystery Weight: Donated by 0800 2 FIX IT for screens (Barry & Glenys Switala) and Toyota Thames Car Plant.
  Average Weight: Donated by Rolleston Motel (Denis & Mary)
  Junior Fishers: Weigh 2 of each species: $10, $5 1st & 2nd all species
  T.W.C.F.S. Member Top Rod Points
  Snapper: 6-5-3-2-1. All Gurnard, John Dory, Kahawai, Trevally, Kingfish 6-5
  In the event of a draw, the prize will be equally divided between winners.
  Season's Heaviest & Longest Species: $20 each for all species
  Top Rod Points: Donated by Pennisula Prime Meats (Rob & Lisa Lee)
  Top Boat Points: Donated by Graham & Geraldine Robinson
  Top Rod Junior: Trophy Donated by Fishing Section

 Disclaimer: The Committee's Decision is final & binding. The Thames Workingmen's Club or it's

Fishing Gallery: 2012-2013 Season

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Phil Brewster with his catch of the day taking out the first Thames Workingmen’s Club competition for the 2012-2013 season weighing in at 6.430 kg.

The second and third place went to Andrew Robinson with fish weighing 6.150kg and 4.315kg.

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 Karen Doddrel
with a 6.035kg snapper

Brian Kenny
with a 5.500kg snapper
Phillip Brewster
with a 4.645kg snapper

Fishing Gallery: 2011-2012 Season

Great day out for club members.

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Fishing Comp 4.2.2012 No 6 Chrissies Canon Photos 5 Chrissies Canon Photos 2 Tomato Comp 11.2.2012 Bruce 4.260 Kg
Winner Tomato Competiton 11.2.2012 with Prizes No 5      
       

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