ManaCC Fishing Competition 6 March 2010


Reserve date is 7 March 2010. Only boats registered on the ManaCC Online Vessel Register will be eligible for prizes. Click here to register or see Wayne at the club.


Sign-up on club nights Thursday 25th February and 4th March or from 0700 on the day.

Competition Day

Fishing starts at 0700 and the weigh-in is between 15.00 and 17.00.

The entry fee is $15 adults, $5 kids (12 and under). If you only want to attend the BBQ, there is a $5 cover charge for this.

Prize Categories


  • Snapper
  • Cod
  • Gurnard
  • Terakihi
  • John Dory
  • Groper
  • Sport fish (Kingfish/Tuna/Kahawai)
  • Crayfish


  • Heaviest fish
  • Ugliest fish
  • Smallest weight differential (fish to angler)
  • Best Story "One that got away"

Competition Rules

  • 1.

    Only boats owned by a club member may enter, 1 major prize only per boat.

  • 2.

    All boats entered must have a current listing on the Mana CC Online Vessel Register. Click here to register your boat.

  • 3.

    Only fish captured on the day will be eligible.

  • 4.

    The weigh-master’s decision will be final.

  • 5.

    It is each skipper’s personal responsibility to ensure the safety of their crew, including ensuring that the boat has the required safety equipment, crew are fully briefed and that the vessel is at all times operated in a safe manner. The Mana Cruising Club accepts no liability for damage, injury or loss occurring during the competition.

  • 6.

    Should the weather be deemed unsuitable by 0700 on the day, the committee may postpone to a later day at their sole discretion. Postponement will be announced on VHF Channel 63 at 0700 and advised via 2ZB as well as noted at the Clubrooms.

  • 7.

    All MAF fishing regulations relating to minimum sizes and bag limits are to be adhered to.

  • 8.

    Fish are to be caught on rod or hand line only. Crays may only be taken by hand (No pots allowed).

  • 9.

    Purchase of an entry ticket signifies unconditional acceptance of these rules. A breach of any rule will result in disqualification.

  • 10.

    One fish from any category to be delivered to the BBQ by each boat.