Following a three day fishing extravaganza the cash prize of $6,000 was awarded to Mr Ross Cooper of Wolumla who weighed in the largest Yellowfin Tuna @ 63kg. From the same vessel, Seamode, captained by Paul Jones, Greg McKay was awarded Second prize for his Yellowfin of 58kg and his cousin John McKay Third Prize for his Yellowfin of 47.5Kg. Seamode also took out the prize for the heaviest Capture Point Scoring Boat, congratulations to Paul Jones. Ross Cooper also took out the prize for the Most Meritorious Yellowfin by a Senior on 24Kg line.
Tag and release prizes included Ole Ersvaer’s Cassie; Highest Point Scoring Boat Overall on 4,000 points and Highest Point Scoring Sharks by a Boat also on 4,000 points. Junior Jemma Pollock won the Highest Point Scoring Striped Tuna by a Junior. Congratulations to Jemma and her father Glen, Captain of Reel Gem.
The Three Team Event being three slabs each of VB went to; Seamode, Busting Up and So Fresh.