THE WAGGA CLASSIC IS on again in 2017 !!!
Planning and organizing of the 2017 Wagga Classic has kicked off with BIG PLANS to bring you an even BIGGER event for our local waterway and for the city.
!!!! NEW MURRAY COD RULES IN PLACE, CHECK THEM OUT IN "THE COMP " Rules and regulations!!!!
When the clock strikes 6am on competition day, the Wagga Classic committee is already in top gear.We thrive on making your experience at the Wagga Classic one of fun and honesty.Its our aim for you to return every year with a smile and leave with a smile.We do our best every year to offer you more activities to take part in,more prizes to win and also a set of easy rules and regulations to follow to provide you with every chance of walking away with the top prize.
With over 38klm's of competition waters to fish,its easy to see why The Wagga Classic is becoming a must for many anglers out there.You won't get crowded,you can find a spot,make it your own and just sit back and relax.There is heaps of room to camp with all the facilities you will need.
NEW MURRAY COD RULES IN PLACE AND NEW RULES FOR WAGGA CLASSIC ENTRANTS
We have prizes for the longest Cod, the longest Yellowbelly, the longest Redfin, the longest Carp & the biggest bag of Carp.There is also 3 boat and motor packages up for grabs wich consists of a camper trailer,boat and motor package from RIVERINA MARINE CENTRE .There's also the early bird prizes. There is the RIVERINA MARINE CENTRE LUCKY CAMPER prize worth $$$$$ given away to one lucky camper at the home base.To win the lucky camper prize which is a Quintrex tinnie and Yamaha outboard,you must camp at the home base to be elegible.There are heaps of give away's and then there is the lucky dip which will see nearly 100 entrants walk away with something.Then there is the "Lure Wall",this is where you place a lure on the wall,put your name in the barrel and if its drawn out,you win all the lures.
On the Saturday night there is a BBQ AND ROAST DINNER for all to come and meet and greet. There are raffles, music entertainment, exhibitors, rides, win your weight in beer and the casting comp.
This year we have a couple of special guest coming along, MERV HUGHES . The former test cricketer who is a keen fisherman will be at the Home base and on the water saying g'day. Also, we have the well known fishing TV presenter & celebrity STEVE "STARLO"STARLING coming along for the weekend.Everyone will be able to say g'day to STARLO at the Wagga Classic and Snag a pic.
At the Wagga Classic Charity Fishing competition, we pride ourselves on being a 100% catch and release event . We have set the one MAJOR rule for those who enter the competition when it comes to native species.
IF YOU DON'T RELEASE, WE DON'T RECORD YOUR'E CATCH.