Tin Can Bay Fishing Club news

Margie Moore and Mark Wotherspoon of TCB won First Prize in the Club’s Raffle are presented with a cheque for $1000 by President, Jim George

Margie Moore and Mark Wotherspoon of TCB won First Prize in the Club’s Raffle are presented with a cheque for $1000 by President, Jim George

The Tin Can Bay Fishing Club Christmas Raffle was drawn on Wednesday December 6 at the TCB Country Club. The winners are:

First Prize – $1,000. Ticket No 433 – Mark Wotherspoon and Margie Moore of Tin Can Bay.

Second Prize – $150.  Ticket No 421  – John Pike of Cooloola Cove.

Third Prize – $50. Ticket No 754  – Sheryl Gillies of Gundagai NSW.

The Tin Can Bay Fishing Club congratulate all the winners and we thank all our sponsors and community members for their consistent support during 2017.

The Club’s Annual Fishing Awards were presented at the Cooloola Cove Vets Hall winners were as follows: Club Junior Champion – Josh Lucas; Ladies Outside and Inside Waters Champion – Debbie George; Men’s Outside and Inside Waters Champion – Ron Cox; Ladies Freshwater Champion – Carol Slockee; Men’s Freshwater Champion – Marquis Chapman.

The Crab Champion was Natasha Lee; the Bugger Award went to Mark Wotherspoon; the Most Improved Fisherman Award was given to Jim Subraminiam, and the Neil Finney Trophy for Most Outstanding Member was presented to Milton Richter.

The Club will be holding its first Sunfish Junior Fishing Day for 2018 on January 14, an event that will provide juniors from 7-15 years a training opportunity to learn about recreational fishing.

During 2018, our Club will be providing our members with opportunities to participate in a range of social activities, fishing events, competitions and workshops. Fishing outings will include Rainbow Beach, Borumba Dam, River Heads, Deep Sea Fishing Charters, as well as both the hosting and visits to other clubs.

Next Meeting will be at 5pm on Wednesday, February 14, at the Tin Can Bay Country Club.

New members are very welcome and for enquiries please contact the club secretary on 0437 242 171.