Angler of the Year 1978, Graham Johnston, congratulates Dave Curnock, Angler of the Year 1979, with deckie John Dahl.
“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.
Australian Record of 1442, angler Mick Magrath, skipper Peter B Wright
A world record 1,560 lb fish caught in August of 1953 off the coast of Cabo Blanco in Peru.
The catch still holds the All-Tackle and men’s 60 kg (130 lb) line class titles to this day and was caught in a one hour and 45 minute fight.
Garrick Agnew on “Pannawonnica” with a 1417lb horse!
World Record Bluefin Tuna One of the greatest game fish ever caught on rod and reel.
Pat Gay, Angler of the Year 1971, with his World Record 816lb on 30.
Graham Johnston, angler of the year for 1978 landing a 931lb marlin on 80lb line, a very remarkable catches from small boats.
Founding Treasurer, Life Member of the CGFC and GFAA, Ms Daphne Nielsen, who was also CGFC Treasurer for many years.
513kg (1133lb) black marlin for Dave “Curno” Curnock on Sea Mite on 16 November 1979. Yet another example of big fish in small boats!