Location: Riverwalk, Booyamurra St, Coolah
Competition fishing time start and finish: Saturday 9 March, 7am to 2pm
Weigh in at the OzFish hub on the Riverwalk: 2pm to 2.30pm
Presentations: 2.30pm to 3pm
No late submissions will be accepted.
Entrants must be registered before a fish can be entered into competition. Walk ups welcome – sign up at the OzFish hub at the Riverwalk from 7am.
You can catch fish in the Coolaburragundy River at the riverwalk or you can fish anywhere and bring your carp in for disposal. Only fish caught during the competition start and finish time (7am to 2pm on Saturday 9 March 2024) are to be entered.
It is the responsibility of all entrants to be aware of and comply with the relevant NSW Department of Primary Industries (DPI) Regulations for Inland Recreational Fishing, including holding a fishing license for those required. NSW Department of Primary Industries. Any competitor suspected of illegal fishing methods will be reported directly to NSW Fisheries.
We are promoting a healthy future for the fish, so please release all native fish captures. Carp are not to be returned to the water, and should be disposed of at the OzFish hub on the Riverwalk after weigh in.
Catch and remove from the water fish are:
Fish are to be killed humanely. There will be disposal arrangements for these on site.
Catch and release fish are:
All native fish
All decisions of the event committee are final.
The event is run by OzFish and Dunedoo-Coolah Landcare as part of a Landcare NSW – OzFish partnership. The carp muster and tree planting is funded by the NAB Foundation, with support from BCF – Boating Camping Fishing and NSW DPI Fisheries.