Sunday 9 March saw the Basin Lure and Fly Angler Inc run Round 2 of the Southern Bream Series on the Georges River. The event was proudly sponsored by Shimano, and attracted a total of 57 boating teams along with 27 kayak anglers.
The final winner in the Boating section was Team Cronulla Slipway (Grant Grounds and Peter Frankland) with a 5/5 bag totalling 3.72kg. Second went to Team Pro Lure Australia (Nathan Leicht and Anthony Kalsow) with a 5/5 bag totalling 3.42kg, and third went to Team Lureandfly.com (Brad Dolman and Bernard Kong) with a 5/5 bag totalling 2.96kg. Fourth place went to Team Busted Off (Scott Chapman and Lindsay Fowler) with a 5/5 bag totalling 2.70kg, and in fifth place was Team BCF/Up The Creek (Tom Mclean and Mark Taylor) with a 5/5 bag totalling 2.65kg.
In the Boating section there was a total of 211 fish for a combined weight of 99.55kg for 114 anglers. The Hobie Big Bream prize was taken out by Brad Dolman with a great 1.37kg fish.
The Kayak section was won by Team Lox Rods - Stewart Dunn with a bag of 3/3 totalling 2.04kg, second went to Team Custom Lure Art - Andrew Death with a bag of 3/3 totalling 1.92kg and third went to Team Hobie Fishing/Gladiator - Glenn Ross with a bag of 3/3 totalling 1.81kg.
In the Kayak section there were a total of 46 fish for a combined weight of 22.33kg for 27 anglers.
We would like to thank all the competitors and sponsors, including Shimano, Fishing World, Lowrance, Searing Tackle/Damiki, Tonic Eyewear, Custom Lure Art, Skeeter Boats/Power Pole, Hobie Fishing, Compleat Angler Nowra, BCF, Totally Immersed Watersports, Lox Rods and STG Graphics.
Round 3 will be held on Sunday 6 April on the Clyde River, Batemans Bay. For more information visit www.basinlureandfly.org.au. - BLFAReads: 793