MAAC Monthly Fishing Competition
The monthly competitions are held on the Saturday before the second Sunday of each month. Should the Saturday be cancelled through inclement weather the competition is held the following Saturday. If the weather does not permit to fish on either day, then the competition is cancelled for the month.
Please refer to the calendar for the competition dates and reserve dates for 2017.
The competition has a comprehensive set of rules and species guidelines to follow. These are being updated and will be released for review shortly. Once released, we ask you to familiarise yourself with these rules and species guidelines to ensure our fishing competitions continue to be safe and sustainable.
Start & Sign on Procedure
Competitions start at 6.00am from November through to April and at 7.00am from May through to October. You must report to the MAAC to sign on and this can be done by telephone or boat radio from 45 minutes prior to the competition starting and for any late starters you can report to the Radio Room down below the Club on the waterfront to sign on. Bags must be presented to Field Day Officer - (weigh master) by no later than 4.00pm.
Presentation of prizes are held in the boat shed from 6.30pm to 7.00pm followed by a BBQ.
The boats usually launch from following boat ramps: Hillarys, Ocean Reef, Two Rocks or Mindarie.
A number of prizes are awarded for each competition including:
•Species Prize – the fish species nominated for that particular month