The Brighton Club is looking forward to another cracking day
of fishing at its annual competition on Saturday.
Club president Geoff Bright said a ''good number'' of entries
were expected for the club's 22nd competition.
Last year, more than 100 people took part in the mainly
Mr Bright said the fishing was good last year and he had
heard it was all right now, too.
Festivities would begin in the morning with a breakfast
cooked by the Brighton Surf Life Saving Club available from
Fish had to be in by 4pm. Children's rock-fishing prizes
would be awarded at 11am.
The competition was open to the whole family.
If conditions were bad on Saturday, the contest would be held
on Sunday, or the following weekend. Club members would
fillet the caught fish, which would be auctioned at 5pm.
Proceeds would go to local community groups, which last year
received about $3500.
In the 22 years since the competition started, the club has
raised about $100,000 for the community.