Anglers’ lines run hot in February

ALL SMILES: Liam McLoughlin placed fourth in the junior section.

ALL SMILES: Liam McLoughlin placed fourth in the junior section.

THE weather turned it on for the Culburra Amateur Fishing Club’s weekend on February 3 and 4.

They had 11 fishermen participate, including four juniors, who all weighed in on Sunday.

The club had eight entrants in the beach, rock and estuary section, with four competing in the deep sea section – with a grant total of 50 fish making the scales.

In the deep sea section, Bob Bell came out on top, from Jim Paterson and Jim Field, while Arthur Bowles, Scott Danvers and Steve McLoughlin claiming the top three spots in beach, rock and estuary.

The junior divisions top four finishers were Olivia Daldy, Madyline Daldy, Kaide Bell and Liam McLoughlin.

The fish caught this month included bream, flathead, wrasse, snapper, flounder, red rock cod, drummer, garfish and whiting.

If you are keen to join in the fun, contact club secretary Alan Mallit, at the Culburra Bowling and Recreation Club on 4447 3161.