ManaCC Fishing Competition Saturday 19 February 2011

2010 ManaCC Fishing Competition winner

Reserve date is 20 February 2011. 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 - Club Night Thursday 10th and 17th February 2011 or from 0700 on the day.

Competition Day

Entry Fee $15 Adults, $5 Kids (12 and under), Only BBQ $5
Start Fishing 0700, Weigh-in 1500 to 1700, Prize Giving 1730, BBQ 1800

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"
  • 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.