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A fishing competition and a great weekend away with your mates

The Murrabit Cod Challenge is a catch and release fishing competition held on the Murray River at Murrabit, targeting the mighty Murray Cod and Golden Perch.  Camping at the Murrabit Rec Reserve on the Friday & Saturday nights, with all meals provided.

Competition entry for 2020 is closed

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Below are details of our last event:

15th, 16th & 17th March 2019

Friday

  • Arrive at Murrabit
  • Registrations at the Murrabit Complex
  • 7pm Tea at the Murrabit Complex
  • Camping at the Murrabit Rec Reserve

Saturday

  • Breakfast from 6am
  • Fishing from 8am to 6pm
  • Lunch delivered on the water
  • 7pm Tea at the Murrabit Complex
  • Major Draw
  • Camping at the Murrabit Rec Reserve

Sunday

  • Breakfast from 6am
  • Fishing from 8am to 11am
  • 12pm BBQ lunch at Murrabit Complex
  • Fishing results and presentations

Major Draw

All adult entries go into the major draw for a chance to win the prizes below.

Maximum 300 Entrants

1st Prize

399-420-proline-oh

399 Stacer Proline Boat

30 HP Yamaha Motor and Trailer Package

Valued at $10,500

Sponsored by Molin Motorcycle & Marine

Molins Motorcycle and Marine

2nd Prize

Engel

Engle Portable Fridge/Freezer

Valued at $1,399

Sponsored by Blue Sky Swan Hill & Engel

3rd Prize

 

Electric Boat MotorElectric Boat Motor

Valued at $600

Donated by Murrabit Trading

Murrabit Trading

Fishing Competitions

Murray Cod
Molins Motorcycle and Marine

Murray Cod Challenge

Boat with the highest point score for legal Murray Cod

$500 Prize

Murrabit Trading

Largest Murray Cod

Competitor with the longest legal Murray Cod

$250 Prize

Golden Perch

Yellow Belly Challenge

Boat with the highest point score for legal Yellow Belly

$300 Prize

Hookem Fishing

Largest Yellow Belly

Competitor with the longest legal Yellow Belly

$200 Prize

Early Bird Prize

Enter before 31st January to go into the bonus draw for a Shimano Taipan Rod & Reel Combo valued at $150.

Donated by Blue Sky Swan Hill

Blue Sky Swan Hill

Rod and Real Combo

Entry Price

Adult Ticket

$125
  • Friday Night Tea
  • Saturday Breakfast, Lunch (on water) and Roast Tea
  • Sunday Breakfast and BBQ Lunch
  • Entry into Fishing Challenges
  • Entry into the Major Draw

Junior Ticket

$60
  • Friday Night Tea
  • Saturday Breakfast, Lunch (on water) and Roast Tea
  • Sunday Breakfast and BBQ Lunch
  • Entry into U/16 Junior Fishing Section
  • Junior Fishing Prizes

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