Fishing events and competitions

Western Australia’s active network of fishing clubs and organisations means there is always something going on in the fishing space. Here’s just some of the events coming up in the next few months you might consider participating in. If you have a fishing event or comp you individually or your club is running that you would like us to help promote and supporting, contact us.

2021 Fishing events and competitions

DateClubEventInformation
23 - 24 OctoberRecfishwestFish in the 'BurbsRecfishwest are exciting to be hosting the second Fish in the 'Burbs at Austin Lakes Estate, in partnership with the Shire of Murray, on 22-23 October. The FREE two-day fishing clinic will provide fishers the chance to catch rainbow trout from a safe and accessible location in the middle of suburbia. More information to come!
04 November - 07 November 2021Exmouth Game Fishing ClubBillfish Bonanza
More information here!
13 November - 14 November 2021Port Hedland Game Fishing ClubPilBarra
More information here!
09 December - 12 December 2021Exmouth Game Fishing ClubHeavy Tackle TournamentMore information here!
Late September (TBC)Broome Fishing ClubBarra 'n' Bull S**t Broome Fishing Club is hosting a barramundi fishing competition from 25-27 September.
More information to come!

2022 Fishing events and competitions

DateClubEventInformation
01 February - 31 July 2022Exmouth Game Fishing ClubSearch for Swords WAMore information here!
February 2022 (TBC)RecfishwestSnapper Guardians 2022Each year, Recfishwest hold a fantastic fish stocking events where kids, fishers and families can help us release thousands of pink snapper. To find out more about this awesome event, check out the latest Snapper Guardians article here and keep an eye out on our social media for more events like this over the years!
March 2022 (TBC)Esperance Deep Sea Angling ClubEsperance Deep Sea ClassicEach year, the Esperance Deep Sea Angling Club hosts Esperance's biggest fishing event. With heaps of prizes to be won, make sure to keep an eye out closer to the month for a exact date and more information to come.
If you'd like to see last years results, check out our article here!
18 March - 26 March (TBC)Exmouth Game Fishing ClubGAMEX
More information here!
April 2022 (TBC)Hillarys Yacht ClubHillary's Harbour ClassicMore information to come!
April 2022 (TBC)Mary Island Fishing ClubDerby Buccaneer Classic Fishing CompetitionThe Derby Buccaneer Classic Fishing Competition is held each year by the Mary Island Fishing Club which features the ultimate four-day fishing adventure held amongst the spectacular Buccaneer Archipelago. Keep an eye out close to the date for more information to come!
May 2022 (TBC)Shark Bay Fishing ClubShark Bay Fishing FiestaThe Shark Bay Annual Fishing Fiesta is attended by more than 1,000 people visiting the area and participating in the week-long festivities. The event is hosted by the Shark Bay Fishing Club. Keep an eye out for this competition closer to the date!
20 May - 22 May (TBC)Exmouth Game Fishing ClubMasters Billfish TournamentMore information here!
30 May - 05 June 2022Carnarvon Chamber of CommerceCarnar-finCanar-Fin is annual fishing competition open to all recreational anglers and has been held in the last week of May since its inception in 1992, incorporating the June long weekend. To find out more regarding this event check out their dedicated website here!
20 August 2022 (TBC)Exmouth Game Fishing ClubLadies Day TournamentMore information here!
30 September - 02 October 2022 (TBC)Exmouth Game Fishing ClubAustralian Junior Billfish Tournament
More information here!
27 October - 30 October (TBC)Exmouth Game Fishing ClubBillfish Bonanza
More information here!
01 December - 04 December 2022 (TBC)Exmouth Game Fishing ClubHeavy Tackle TournamentMore information here!
12 January - 22 January 2022 (TBC)Exmouth Game Fishing ClubTantabiddi Camp OutMore information here!