Rippa Rods Family Fishing Competition

Sporting Events

1 May 2021 to 2 May 2021 Annual Event

BIG4 Whitsundays Tropical Eco Resort is hosting its very first Annual Fishing Competition here in the Whitsundays.

The event will run for two days over the May long weekend, 1st and 2nd May. The competition entry is AUD15 per person, with AUD5 from every entry donated to Eco Barge Clean Seas (Local Not for profit organisation)

The competition is a family-friendly event with AUD17,000.00 in cash and prizes for the winners. The prize structures are split between three divisions: Men’s, Women’s and under 12’s with 9 catch species.
1. Coral Trout
2. Red Emperor
3. Spangled Emperor
4. Spanish Mackerel
5. Nannygai
6. Red throat Emperor
7. Mud Crab
8. Barramundi
9. Flathead

They are promoting a catch and release competition in an effort to maintain sustainability in conjunction with our Eco Accreditation.

They will have live music, camp fires, spit roast on Sunday evening, ninja challenge’s cast net throwing comp and more family activities over the long weekend.

For further details on how the Comp will run and scored please contact their friendly office staff via phone number provided


Cafe Carpark Family Friendly Free Wifi Pet Friendly Public Toilet Shop / Gift Shop


From AU$15.00

Book your powered site or cabin and pay an additional AUD15 per person entry fee for your chance to win amazing cash and prizes.

Event Dates

Annual Event

1 May 2021 to 2 May 2021

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