Entry Fee $200 per angler, $150 for first timers or FREE for junior Anglers (under 16 years of age). Entry includes a tournament shirt, finger food and light refreshments at the Skipper briefing, plus one ticket to both hotel sundowners and the presentation dinner.

Additional tickets for family members to attend tournament functions can be organised through the Tournament Director (for catering purposes) at $40 per person.

Honorary Membership
All non-members of the Fremantle Sailing Club will be issued with Honorary Membership for the duration of the Tournament.

Boat Launching Facilities
The Fremantle Sailing Club boat ramp will be available to all trailer boats competing in the event at no cost. For more information contact the Tournament Director.

Fishing Area
All fishing to take place within a maximum 75 nautical miles of Success Harbour or within your vessel’s maximum radio range on channel 81.

Teams There must be a minimum of TWO and a maximum of SIX anglers per boat.

Communications
Two-way radios capable of transmitting and receiving on VHF or HF frequencies must be fitted to all competing vessels. In addition, all vessels must carry safety equipment as specified by the Department of Transport.

On each morning, all Boat Captains must “sign on” to VN6DI via VHF radio on channel 73. All subsequent “sign ons” and “sign offs” will be through Channel 81 ONLY.

There will be two round ups per day, 1115hrs and 1515hrs. All tagged Marlin to be radioed in to “Blue Marlin Control” immediately, including boat’s location on CHANNEL 81 VHF.

Note: All boats must respond to the daily ’round up’ calls as noted. If a response is not received within a half hour of the scheduled times, Sea Rescue will be notified and they will initiate further action. Any cost associated with this will be the responsibility of the vessels owner.

Pen Facilities
Boat Captains requiring pen facilities are requested to contact the Tournament Director. Allocations of pens at Rottnest Island will be at the sole discretion of the Tournament Director.

All Boats need to carry all necessary safety equipment and must be fully compliant including DOT requirements. 

Fishing Licence
Anglers are responsible for attaining the correct Fishing Licence. Contact Fisheries on 9432 8000 (Fremantle) 9482 7333 (Perth).

Organiser’s Indemnity
The Fremantle Sailing Club Inc. and the organising committee take absolutely no responsibility whatsoever for any liability for personal injury or death, loss of or any damage to equipment and boats during the event. Participants enter the competition entirely at their own risk.

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