Twin Rivers

Bream Classic

Weekend Schedule

 

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Online registrations close midnight on Thursday 16th July.

Registrations, in person, are still available, on Friday and Saturday morning, see below for locations and times.

 

Friday, July 17th, 2020

Competitors arrive into the local area and book into accommodation. 

 

Registrations in person are available at:

  • Bairnsdale Bait Shop in Bairnsdale, 10 am to 5 pm.

  • The Nicholson Hotel in Nicholson, 10 am to 7:30 pm.

  • The Black Stump General Store in Johnsonville, 10 am to 7:30 pm.

  • Hills Marine & Leisure in Paynesville, 8 am till 5 pm.

 

Online Bookings - your Registration Packs can only be collected from:

 

  • The Black Stump in Johnsonville from 10 am to 7.30 pm

Fishing Time starts at 7:30 pm (till Sunday 19th July at 11:30 am)

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

Registrations are available at:

  • The Black Stump  General Store in Johnsonville, 6 am to 9 am.

  • Hills Marine & Leisure in Paynesville, 8 am to 9 am.

 

Boats can enter the water at any number of boat ramps in the area, including the Johnsonville boat ramp. Other boat entry points close by are the Nicholson boat ramp and the Paynesville boat ramp. You can not fish on Lake Tyers.

 

There will be hot food and refreshments available at Johnsonville on Saturday afternoon.

 

Weigh-In Times

Johnsonville Boat Ramp

Saturday: 8 am - 5 pm

Nicholson Boat Ramp

Saturday: 8 am - 5 pm

CATCH & RELEASE

Mitchell River Butter Factory Jetty

Saturday: 8 am  - 5 pm

Weigh In: Catch & Release conducted by Fishcare. Weigh In: Kept Fish conducted by Nicholson River Angling Club.

Saturday Night with Merv!

Book your spot at the Nicholson Hotel on Saturday 18th July and spend an evening with Merv Hughes! There will be a casual dinner and live entertainment with prizes to be won! For bookings call The Nicholson Hotel on 5156 8250.

Courtesy buses will run between Johnsonville and Swan Reach, on request, so that all competitors have the opportunity to attend the evening. For bookings call The Nicholson Hotel on 5156 8250.

 

Sunday, July 19th,  2020

Fishing time ceases at 11:30 am.

Come down to the Johnsonville boat ramp between 11 am and 3 pm for the final weigh-in and major prize draw. Merv Hughes is our celebrity MC during the day. There will be food trucks and marine industry displays. For the courtesy bus please call 5156 8250.

All competitors must be present for the presentations. Persons participating in the Bream Classic who are under age (16 and under) must be accompanied by a parent at the major draw to be eligible for prizes.

 

Weigh-In Times

Johnsonville Boat Ramp

Sunday: 8 am - 12 pm

CATCH & RELEASE

Nicholson Boat Ramp

Sunday: 8 am - 11:00 am

Mitchell River Butter
Factory Jetty

Sunday: 8 am - 11 am​

Weigh In: Catch & Release conducted by Fishcare. Weigh In: Kept Fish conducted by Nicholson River Angling Club.

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