May, 2021

2021Sun02May6:30 am3:00 pmBrowns Bay Fishing Competition6:30 am - 3:00 pm Browns Bay Marine Centre, 10-12 Beach Front Lane, Browns Bay, Auckland 0630Where:North AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Dad fishing off a wharf

Event Details

In association with Coastguard North Shore and the Browns Bay Boating Club, Browns Bay businesses bring you the BROWNS BAY FISHING COMPETITION on Sunday 2 May 2021. Spend the day on the water with your family in a new and sustainable way, using the ‘catch and release’ fishing technique. Recommended, but not compulsory.

Registration at Browns Bay beach on event day, from 5.30am.
Fishing competition area is restricted to those areas on Chart 532.
Fish will be judged by length – photographic proof of evidence.
The Event Committee’s priority is safe fishing, and having an enjoyable day on the water.
In the event of cancellation or restrictions on the fishing area, notification will be provided by 8.00pm on Saturday 1 May, or by 5.00am on Sunday, May. Refer to the event Rules for full details of early measure and event cancellation.

5.30am – Registration opens; launching permitted
6.30am – Lines may enter the water
9.30am – Launching and registration closes
3.00pm – Measure-in photographic evidence closes
4.00pm – All boats off water; winners to be announced. Winners must be present at prizegiving to win a prize.

Please leave sufficient time to register and pay your entry fee on the day at Browns Bay beach. Registration is at the Browns Bay Marine Centre, 10 Beach Front Lane. Access to the beach is via the boat ramp towards the northern end of the beach (behind the Marine Centre off Bayview Road). Members may make use of the Boating Club tractor to launch their vessels.



Adult – $30
Children – $5 (under 14 years of age or under on competition day)
Family – $65 (2 Adults & up to 4 Children 14 years of age or under on a boat)

Entry fees payable by cash or Eftpos (no credit)

All proceeds from entry fees will be donated to Coastguard North Shore Unit for the amazing work that the team of volunteers does to keep our coastlines safe.


Browns Bay Business AssociationBrowns Bay businesses in a beautiful, relaxed seaside community in East Coast Bays of Auckland's North Shore.