Field Weekend #12 (final for 2014-15 season)

Well what a great end to the season. Nice weather, ok seas and well a few fish.
Nineteen fishos went out and gave it their all, with 59 fish being caught.
Forty eight Kahawai were landed, with the heaviest of 2.25kg going to Kane Wrigglesworth
Two SSH were caught with Kane catching both of those as well.
One lonesome Bastard Red Cod, also Kane’s.
Three Trevally were weighed, Nikki bringing the heaviest in of 1.595kg
One Snapper going to Dion along with the only 2 Gurnard caught.
And finally 2 very nice Kingies….
James Parahi got one at 6.56kg and the other beauty going to Alan Park with a nice 11.075 fish.

Well done to all those who fished the 2014-2015 season. Bring on the Brass Monkeys, and the 2015-2016 season….
Better weather,
Nice Seas,
More fish?.


Alan Park

Alan Park with his 11.075kg Kingfish


James Parahi with his 6.56kg Kingfish


Kelly with a good haul of Kahawai


Nikki with a Pin Trevally of 1.595kg

How to practice effective catch and release 🙂


Field Weekend 11

Second to last field weekend and we had a great turnout of 21 fishers, with a total of 47 fish being brought home.
Of these, two were Baracoutta caught by Sue Chambers, two SSH were caught by Kane Wrigglesworth.
Forty one kahawai were caught, the heaviest going to Sue chambers with a 2.09kg fish and James Parahi got second heaviest with a 2.085kg fish.
James also got a beauty pin 2.115kg Trevally, and Mark Ives landed a .755g Hiwihiwi.

Well done to all those who fished this weekend, and a big congratulations to those who fished the nationals. Good luck to all for the final field weekend for the season, 9th and 10th of may.

Field weekend 11 – 18-19 april 2015.pdf

Field weekend 10

Sue Kemsley with a 2.07kg Snapper

Sue Kemsley with a 2.07kg Snapper

Twenty three anglers fished this weekend with a total of 57 fish being landed.

38 Kahawai were landed the heaviest of 2.97 kg going to Kevin O’Connor.
2 Gurnard were found with the heaviest going to Alan Park with a 0.835kg fish.
9 Snapper were caught with Sue Kemsley bringing home the heaviest of 2.07kg
1 Trevally which went to James Frings of 0.97kg
And finally 7 SSH which Peter Kilkelly had the heaviest of 5.48kg
Congratulations to all who caught a good feed this weekend and heres hoping the last two field weekends for the season deliver. All the best for those heading away for the nationals, have a fantastic week.

Casting Champs Results

2015 Casting Champs Results (in no particular order)

    Accuracy   Distance
  60m 80m 100m  
Peter Kilkelly 15.96 14.48 12.58 132.98
John Purser 2.28 17.56 11.2 120.06
Jim Yeoman 12.31 8.28 8.77 162.94
James Parahi 2.5 7.53 17.77 169.5
Mark Ives 15.85 17.48 8.55 194.89
Hamish Nichol 4.42 9.41 6.05 167.22
Simon TeWhaiti Jr 12.35 8.97 19.66 156.17
James Benge 6.75 19.66 7.15 162.45
40m 60m 80m
Carol Murphy 14.8 7.14 7.55 93.15
Melissa Benge 65.46
Ethan Benge 0.94 3.5 9.6 95.15
Xavier Benge 23.03

FCO Club night Wednesday 25th FEB

Hi Guys – Everyone from your club is invited as well even if they are not a FCO club member.  This will be a great way to promote your Clubs to our club members.  There is going to be deals for the night also,

I have attached a copy of the deals for the night also for you and the invite to show you also,
FCO785 Wk35 Hastings Club Night Invite – FCO785 Wk35 Hastings Club Night Flyer

Daniel Storie
Store Manager

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