Chatham Islands Yacht Club

CHATHAM ISLANDS YACHT CLUB

fisihngThe Chatham Islands Yacht Club Fishing Tournament is held on the 1st and 2nd of January each year and has been running since 1990.

The January 1st competition day is strictly shore-fishing only and the 2nd January is open to boat and shore fishing.

There are various catagories in the tournament, such as heaviest gropher and heaviest blue cod, first fish landed for the day, heaviest moki caught off the Waitangi wharf and many, many more.

Spot prizes, lucky draw and a BBQ also make up this fantastic 2-day tournament.