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Lake Hume Classic 2013
« on: April 28, 2013, 11:02:45 AM »
The annual Lake Hume Classic will be on October 26 & 27

This years event will have all the same categories as last year as well as the lure wall and the minn kota and swag raffles.
This years major prize will be another Clitrex Mercury package 
There will also be a lucky door prizes on Saturday night, you must be present and show your rego card to collect prizes or they will be redrawn at completion of formalities all prizes at the 2013 classic are subject to availability

Welcome to the 2013 Leigh Martin Marine Mercury Classic, this years event is hoping to be bigger and better than ever. The following information will be given out upon registration

Entry fees

Adults: $60.00

Juniors:$25.00 (under 15 on the 25th October 2013)

This what you get for your entry fee

Two meals , Saturday night dinner and a sausage sizzle on Sunday
An Information pack with all the relevant info to the event, stubby holder, pamphlets and stickers, map of weigh stations
One ticket for major prize
Entry into many lucky door prizes
Junior and Ladies entrants get a lure from Fat Cod Lures
Registration: Friday 25th October ,3.00pm to 8.30pm at the Lake Hume Tourist Park Marquee. Saturday 26th October from 5.00am to 11.00am at the Lake Hume Tourist Park Marquee   

Fishing Times
Saturday 26th October,2013: 6.30am to 6.30pm/weigh station closes 6.35pm sharp 

Sunday 27th October ,2013: 6.30am to 10.30am/weigh stations closes 10.35am sharp 

Weigh Stations

Bowna waters reserve
Merkels reserve
Holbrook boat club
Lake Hume Resort Boat ramp
Ebden reserve
Ludlows Reserve
There will also be up to 6 on the water registration boats including lake hume hires barbeque boat,these will all be mobile and will move between yellow bank and the resort over the course of the weekend.All weigh stations are subject to change depending on water levels.Fish not released will have tail clipped after registration

Measuring Guidelines

Please do not present fish under these minimum lengths:

250mm for Redfin

300mm for trout

300mm for Yellowbelly     Catch and Release 

Carp can be any size, remember it is an offence to return carp alive to the water

It is the competitors responsibility to ensure that golden perch are released in good condition


Competition Boundaries

The 2013 Leigh Martin Marine Mercury Classic will be held in the confines of Lake Hume area from Whymah Ferry (closest weigh station at Holbrook boat club) to the narrows on Tallangatta arm(closest weigh station is at Ludlows Reserve   

Prizes and Presentations

The presentation of prizes will be held immediately after the collation of results.This is estimated to be around 12.30pm on Sunday the 27th of October 2013. 

In the event that there is more than one fish of equal longest length in a particular category, the first fish registered at a weigh station will be deemed the winner.

You must be present for the major prize draw otherwise it will be redrawn. 

Lucky Door Prizes will be conducted after the Saturday Night dinner and the Competitors must be in attendance to receive their prize and must present their registration card to claim a prize. If the prize is not claimed in 2 minutes it will be redrawn. All prizes in 2013 event are subject to availability.   

The Pool will be open on the Saturday evening and Sunday for all to use at no charge 


Please remember that your registration card in the 2013 Leigh Martin Marine Mercury Classic entitles you to 2 free meals on Saturday evening and Sunday lunchtime at the  Lake Hume Tourist Park at the Marquee 

A Dinner will be provided on Saturday evening from 6.30pm until 8.30pm sharp($10 for non competitors under 16 free) 
A sausage sizzle will be provided on Sunday from 11.00am till 12.30pm prior to prize presentations. Gold coin donation for non competitors   
Registration cards must be presented for all meals.
Meals for non competitors on Saturday evening are available at a further cost(free for under 16's,$10 for adults).
Bar will be open from 5.00pm till 9.30pm on the Saturday evening and 11.00am till 2.00pm on Sunday. 
Please Note: For more detailed explanation of Rules and Regulations, please see Lake Hume Classic staff at registration area during fishing times. It is up to the Competitors to know and abide by all the fishing and boating rules that pertain to this Lake. If unsure Ask as ignorance will make it an expensive weekend for you.

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