North Coast Fishing Bonanza

Two of Australia’s most respected companies, Gamakatsu and Evinrude Etec have joined forces to present one of Australia’s largest catch and photograph fishing tournaments, the North Coast Fishing Bonanza. This year will see a huge species list, multiple river systems (Tweed River to Clarence River) and over $80,000 worth of prizes up for grabs making this a tournament that any fisherman would be crazy to miss.


Ballina Fawcett Park (next to public jetty on river) is where the event will be held but anglers will be able to fish any style, any system from Tweed River to Yamba


Whether you fish offshore, estuary, beach, rocks or in the dams North Coast Fishing Bonanza has a species for you! With Adult, Cadets and Juniors all having fishing categories there is something for everyone.


When: The North Coast Fishing Bonanza will be held on the Thursday 28th September to Monday 2nd October 2017, on the long weekend.


Weather Conditions

NCFB Weather Announcements

NCFB Get your NRL on!!!

NCFB has adjusted the weigh-in and draw times for Sunday 2nd October enabling everyone to get home to watch 2016 NRL Grand Final and watch the Sharkies have a crack.

NCFB Entries OPEN & Increased Prize Pool

NCFB 2016 Entries have open, also check out the increased prize pool in the fishing sections!


North Coast Fishing Bonanza 2016 Results

North Coast Fishing Bonanza 2016 Results

2016 Results updated Daily

North Coast Fishing Bonanza 2015 Results

North Coast Fishing Bonanza 2015 Results

Results from the 2015 NCFB