Fishing Expo for Frankston

The snapper are coming to Frankston! so the Blue Wedges Coalition, Frankston City Council and Frankston RSL invite you to a fun day to celebrate the start of the snapper season and to help 'Save the Bay'. Come along on Saturday 7th October 10am - 5pm to meet the many experts on fishing, boating and marine life in Port Phillip Bay. Surprises for kids! Best fishing photo competition - bring along your favourite photos!


The snapper are coming to Frankston!!

snapper drawing


That’s right, the snapper are due to arrive any time now and you are invited to help us celebrate!

The Blue Wedges Coalition in co-operation with the City of Frankston and the Frankston RSL invite you to join us for a celebration of the start of the Annual Snapper season at the all new Frankston RSL function rooms on: Saturday October 7th 10am - 5pm.

There will be many experts on fishing, boating and marine life in Port Phillip Bay offering you all of their knowledge for the upcoming fishing season, including:
- Paul Worsteling and Lee Rayner - IFish
- Russell Steedman - Bombardier Recreational Products Johnson/Evinrude
- Andrew Pawsey - Fishin’ Trip
- Paul Hamer - Snapper Research Scientist PIRVic
- Neil Blake - Port Phillip Eco-Centre
- David Bryant - Seapics Underwater Photography
- Jeff Weir & Ben Camm - The Dolphin Research Institute
- Jenny Warfe - The Blue Wedges Coalition
- John (Bear) Willis - The Blue Wedges Coalition & 97.7 3SER Fishing Show
- Many other fishing ‘gurus’ also in attendance including: Harry Montebello, Mick Rentlo, Trevor Hogan, Colin Cheng and many more!

Live music from 'Skaf & Happ' and Dave Twissell

Cr. Vicki McClelland - Mayor of Frankston will “Ring the Bell” to officially start the Snapper season!

Bring the whole family for a day of fun, celebration and education.

Learn how to catch that fish of a lifetime from the experts, or if you are already an expert learn something about the bay from others! Take the time out to enjoy all of the facilities on offer at the Frankston RSL including bars, bistro, pokies and much more!

Why not make a day of it! All are welcome.

Special surprises and fun for the kids - best fishing photo competition – bring along your best fishing photo!!!!

Family $25 - adults $10 - children u/14 $5 (free rod & reel for the first 200 kids)

All proceeds go to the Blue Wedges Coalition to help protect our bay!

For more information call John Willis: 0407 053 484


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