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CYCSA Fishing Association

Committee Members
Fishing Association Sponsors 

Trevor Paynter

Vice Chairperson
Leica Theodore

Vlad Humeniuk

Geoff Wiggins
Delia Mace


CYCSA Fishing Association Planning for 2015/2016

To organise a series of activities and events to directly involve those Club members & families with an interest in fishing.

Our Targets
To be an association that is relevant to members interested in fishing.
To provide value to members for their FA membership fee of $23.
To organise activities that focus upon youth - to encourage members to participate with their children and grandchildren - to have fun and success.
To organise activities that are educational - to broaden members’ knowledge of fishing methods and techniques.
To increase FA sponsorship support and monies to facilitate/offset activities.
To increase numbers on the FA committee - to provide broader opinion, discussion and ideas - and people to run with specific projects.

Activities planned or under committee consideration for 2015/16
•    Collaborative activities
>    FA and SAA - ‘An Evening with “Just a Girl”’ (October)
>    All associations - ‘Christmas BBQ’ (December)
>    FA and CA/Ballast Cup Committee - ‘Fun Fishing Competition’ (January) - TBD
>    FA and CA - ‘Pt Vincent Fishing Competition’ (Easter) - TBD

•    Youth Focus
>    ‘Come Fishing’ days - for members and families (March, April, May)
Utilising CYC1 as a ‘flagship’ for group fishing - Sundays and school holidays
Local fishing with weigh-in and post fishing BBQ.
>    ‘Cockling Day’ - collecting bait at Goolwa Beach (November/December).

•    Education
>    ‘Tackle Talk’ - informal talks and demos by knowledgeable presenter(s) - topics
include rigging for targetted fish, line weights/strength, rod and reel types,
berley types/methods - 1 hour, 11.00am starts, Saturdays/Sundays/school holidays (April).
>    ‘Filleting Fish’ demonstrations - demos by skilled and knowledgeable presenter(s) - different techniques for different fish (flathead, gar, snapper) - 1 hour, 11.00am starts, Saturdays/Sundays/school holidays (May).
Extension of this activity - cooking fish demos with Club Chef.
>    Information evening - Department of Fisheries guest speaker - new fishing zones.

•    Just for Fun
>    ‘Boating Showcase/Party’ - for FA members to enjoy a party onboard rafted luxury boats - food/drink provided by sponsors (November).
>    ‘Catch and Cook Crabbing Day’ - for all Club members and families (February)

FA Initiatives
Bait freezer and containers for FA members - FA committee maintains this well used facility.
Promotional banner and flags for FA events.
Training to qualify volunteer FA committee members to operate CYC1.

FA Future Initiatives
Explore development of a FA Facebook for younger members to post.
Develop recognition trophies for FA competitions/achievements.
Develop and integrate FA marketing with Club to promote Club membership.

For more information please check out the
FA Fishing Trophy Information & Rules .

Fishing Association Regulations (91 KB)

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