Thankyou to everyone who joined us for lunch on Friday, it was great to see some familiar faces!
The Cairns Game Fishing Club & The Wireman’s 1000lb. Club invite all members of the public to join us for lunch on Friday the 20th March at 12-noon. Lunch will be held at The Cock N Bull Cairns (Cairns G.F.C headquarters). We hope to see you there!
Grander that put Cairns at the front! Also a World Record for Richard Obach, and skipper George Bransford, 25 Sept 1966.
Colleen Seay, Ladies World Record of 1028 on 80, 29 Oct 1970.Twelve months before, husband Ed Seay set WR on 50 with his 1124 out of 25' "Lucky Strike"
Basil Mitchell, first angler to weigh two over 1200lbs.
Founding Treasurer, Life Member of the CGFC and GFAA, Ms Daphne Nielsen, who was also CGFC Treasurer for many years.
Pat Gay, Angler of the Year 1971, with his World Record 816lb on 30.
Garrick Agnew on "Pannawonnica" with a 1417lb horse!
Australian Record of 1442, angler Mick Magrath, skipper Peter B Wright
"Buster" May with his 80 lb World Record of 1347lb, with Rick Thistlewaite, Laurie Woodbridge and Bob Barstow. Buster was Angler of the Year in 1976.