Mangawhai Fishing and Boating Club Update: December 2014
We’ve a busy January & February ahead of us!!! With fine weather hopefully on its way we are looking forward to a super fishing summer.
“Takeakid “fishing day sponsored by Wingate Farquhart & Mangawhai Fishing & Tackle.
Saturday 17th January, (free entry for Children 12 and under).
Fishing from 8.00am with weighin mid-day to 1.00pm. Prize giving follows with everyone winning a prize.
Special prizes for heaviest Snapper, Kahawai, Trevally, Gurnard, Sprat and the most unusual catch of the day. Sausage sizzle & raffle, with proceeds to the Blue Light Foundation
Prior registration required at the Mangawhai Fishing & Tackle by 5 pm Friday 16th January with entries limited to 120. All children must be supervised by an adult.
Mangawhai Boating & Fishing Club Anniversary Weekend Fishing cometition.
Saturday 24th January ,Anniversary weekend Annual open East Coast fishing event ,
Cash prizes, fish auction, Bar and BBQ. (open participation not restricted to club members)
Fishing starts at 6.00am with weighin at the Clubhouse from 3 to 4pm ( in line by close off at 4.00pm) Prize giving at 5pm . Bar & BBQ happy hours from 3.00pm.
Prizes for the following species & categories
Trevally (1,2,3 placing)
John Dory(1,2,3 placing)
Heaviest King Fish ( over 900mm)
Mystery weight prizes
Must know detail
1 Entry fee 13 years & older $20 payable at Mangawhai Tackle, Wood Street Mangawhai Heads.
2 All people on boats and on shore participants require a valid ticket as proof of entry.
3 East Coast only
4 Rods & hand lines only.
5 Max of 1 species per ticket per fisher
6 Juniors must have registered in their own names to be eligible for prizes.
7 Safety and Health & Safety of all crew members is the responsibility of skippers
8 Mangawhai Boating & Fishing Club rules apply in respect to all competition rules . Any disputes to be referred to the Club Captain ( Tournament controller)
Waitangi Day ( 6 Febuary)
First Club “Lure only” competition. Details & rules to be posted shortly.
Big Game Fishing ( BGF) Competition – More details to follow .
Timberworld Easter Competition 2014
Queen’s Birthday Weekend Club Day 2014
Don’t forget to post/brag about your catches on our Face book Page –