FF 22 Mar

FF 22 Mar

Mar 22, 2019

FISHING
 
Things have certainly stepped up in the last few weeks with in-shore species really going on the bite.  We’ve had some pretty good snapper and kingfish caught but the numbers being hooked is impressive too. There are a lot of fish being caught around the islands – all the Mercury Islands and right into Ohinau, Flat Island, the Black Rocks and others.  They are also taking both softbaits and cut baits which will obviously suit everyone.  Out wide we still have plenty of marlin in our area with 10 being caught in the last week or so and plenty being dropped.  Fish are being caught far and wide with others in very shallow water so it’s a bit of a lottery where to head, no doubt areas holding bait are the best bet.
 
BILLFISH  CLASSIC
 
This tournament has been and gone with about 10 marlin caught over the 3 days, only 4 of which counted for the tournament.  Congratulations to the equal first place getters onboard MoshPit, Aceiano, Fysher III and Kawailani.  As all marlin were tagged the Calcutta was not won and all Calcutta money was refunded.  Thanks Wotzie for running the briefing, Calcutta and prizegiving.
 
TONIGHT
 
The Informer is holding an invite-only function in our clubrooms from about 5.15pm tomorrow night for about 160 people. The club will still be open to members but be aware that it will be busy and there are formalities during which noise will need to be kept to a minimum.
 
SATURDAY NIGHT
 
On Saturday night we are hosting the waterway’s Marlin Mayhem tournament prize giving.  Once again the club will be open and it will be a much smaller group than Friday night.
 
SEACAVE ADVENTURE GIFT CERTIFICATE
 

#582

Ian Fraser

Contact us by next Wednesday to claim your prize

CLUB DRAW
 

#59

$1200

Bryn Hastie N/C

 
THE JUG
 

#01

$250

#22

 

#02

$250

#61

 

 
COMPLIMENTARY MEAL AT THE HOUSE OF CHANG THAI
 

#93

Alan

 
CHUCK A CHOOK Guest Tosser – John – Happy 60th yesterday
 

#80

Malcolm

Easy throw to the chest

#51

Eddie

Dropped good low throw, not held

#67

Michelle

Easy catch

#47

?

1st throw early and wide
2nd safe catch

#29

?

Dropped – missed it wide

#70

John

Good catch

#46

Christie

Another safe catch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
Tight Lines
Alan

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