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Orbost Annual Fishing Weekend

20 April - 22 April

Rotary fishing at Orbost
Venue –  The Corringle Slips Camping Area, 14km south of Orbost, a natural  bushland camping area, sheltered by coastal sand dunes, adjacent to the Snowy River estuary, with boats moored only a few metres from the camp. Basic facilities, –  pit toilets are part of the camping area; the Rotary Club organises the water supply, electric lighting, a hot shower, and washing facilities.
Rotary fishing catch Orbost Accommodation  
(a) – caravans provided by Rotarians and friends for the weekend, (approx. 20 caravan beds),
OR
    – BYO tent and stretcher/mattress, or camper trailer, van etc (cost reduction). *participants need to bring their own sleeping bag & pillow,
(c) – a large marquee is used for meals and socialising,
(d) – all meals are provided.
Fishing  – in private boats skippered by Rotarians and helpers;  in the estuary only;  Saturday, am / pm, and Sunday, am;  all fish caught are equally shared among visitors to take home;  bait and fishing gear are provided (bring your own favourite fishing gear if you wish).
General Program – * Friday –  arrival, settle in, possible surf fishing, evening meal in the marquee, allocation to boats, instructions, fellowship.
*Saturday – early breakfast; serious fishing in the estuary; 12.00noon – lunch; pm – fishing, relaxing; 7.00pm dinner, entertainment, prizes, fellowship.
*Sunday – breakfast, not quite so early;  fishing;  1.00pm lunch, distribution of the catch, depart for home at your leisure.
Optional Extra Day.
*Thursday afternoon arrival, dinner and informal meeting with Rotarians and partners in the marquee;  Friday – unstructured – opportunity for surf fishing (own surf fishing gear needed), walks, visit Marlo, fish from the bank, meals provided.
Cost – $420-00. ($380-00 with own tent etc.) (Optional extra day – $460 -00 /$420 own tent.)
           Children are welcome with you – cost $170 per child.
           Deposit – $100 – 00, non- refundable after acceptance.

Details

Start:
20 April
End:
22 April
Event Category:

Organiser

Rotary Club of Orbost
Phone:
0400901110
Email:
osbornedj@bigpond.com
Website:
http://www.district9820.org/clubinfo/orbost

Venue

Corringle Slips Camping Area
Corringle Slips Camping Area Victoria 3888 Australia + Google Map

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