Funky fishing starts with the fishing and then come the Weigh-In, family activities, food and our unique auction at the beautiful Whangarei Heads School.

6.00 am Fishing opens.
12.00 noon Weigh-In opens at Taurikura Beach (paddock by tennis courts).
When parking please take extra care to look out for children.
12.00 noon Opening time for Children’s Activities and Food Stalls at the Weigh-In.
3.30 pm Weigh-In closes. Sorry, no fish accepted after 3.30 pm.
4.00 pm (approx.) Prize giving starts on the main stage at the Weigh-In.
Please note: Winners of spot prizes must be present to collect their prize.
From 4.00 pm Funky Fishing Fresh Fish Auction.
Our unique fresh fish auction where you have a second chance to take home a great catch!
This is always a fun and popular part of the day with lots of entertainment and plenty of bargains.
6.00 pm (approx.) Draw for The Major Prize.
At the close of the Fresh Fish Auction comes the draw for our Major Prize.
This is a spot prize for senior ticket holders only.
You do not have to fish to be in with a chance to win, you just
need to be present at the draw and have purchased a senior ticket.