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All our event results and newsletters over the years

2019 AGM Report

2019 AGM Report

Our 2019 AGM was held on Saturday 27th July. We struggled to get a quorum so we started a tad late. Low numbers typically means we’re doing a good job!The subsequent prize giving really filled the place up. Lots of toddlers again this year, so good to see the...
2019 One Base Report

2019 One Base Report

Pretty good weather and more fish than last years event. The Warkworth Gamefish Club 2019 One Base at Great Barrier had a record number of 47 boats 162 anglers. Brenda L started things off early on Friday with Neil Taylor tagging his first marlin after a very short...
2019 10kg Tournament Report

2019 10kg Tournament Report

Last year the weather was ugly, and we said we were due for good conditions this year. Apparently it doesn’t work like that! 3 days out and 39 knots with gusts of over 50 was the forecast. Although it didn’t turn out quite that extreme on the weekend, it was still...
2018 One Base Report

2018 One Base Report

41 boats (same number as last year) and 143 anglers (up 4 on last year) fished this years One Base at Great Barrier. Every year the fishing and the weather are different. Every year the good times and tournament support are spectacular! Okay so this year one billfish...
2017 10KG Report

2017 10KG Report

2017 Matakana Marine & Mercury 10KG Tournament A solid turn out of anglers and some great catches were in contrast to the untidy weather on Friday and Saturday. Easterlies of 30+ knots and torrential rain were largely forgotten by Sunday when the sea dropped off...