Survival Kit

 

Greenback Survival Kit

Fishing Adventure Checklist

NOW:

  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • Enter your email to receive regular updates
  • Register in the Tweed Coast Marine Greenback Fishing Competition EARLY BIRD for: Mens, Ladies $35 and Seniors (55+) $30
  • Start planning the trip
  • Book accommodation (if required)

 

 

 

 

Before 9 April 2018

  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • Enter your email to receive regular updates
  • Register in the Tweed Coast Marine Greenback Fishing Competition EARLY BIRD for: Mens, Ladies $35 and Seniors (55+) $30
  • Register in the Tweed Coast Marine Greenback Fishing Competition for Juniors (under 16) $20
  • Book accommodation (if required)

After 9 April 2018 & Before GREENBACK 

  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • Enter your email to receive regular updates
  • If missed EARLY BIRD rate enter the Tweed Coast Marine Greenback Fishing Competition: Mens, Ladies $40, Seniors (55+) $35 and Juniors (under 16) $20
  • Prepare rods, reels, rigs and tackle
  • If you need a new rod/reel/rigs and tackle visit our sponsors and let them know you’re going to Greenback
  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • Pack a weight scale (you want the heaviest species ?)
  • Prepare camping gear for an all-night fishing adventure
  • Pack lighting equipment and spare batteries/gas etc
  • Prep the Boat/Kayak if you will be fishing in the rivers /estuaries
  • Check the boat trailer
  • Check the safety equipment
  • Start to stock up on bait and lures (don’t forget our sponsors)
  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 

Week Leading up to GREENBACK

  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • Read up/revise the GREENBACK rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Portable GPS unit
  • Compass
  • Map of the area you plan to fish in
  • Meals and snacks
  • Insect repellent
  • Flashlight or headlamp + buy more batteries
  • Landing net
  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • Cooler containing beverages
  • Water bottles (filled of course!)
  • Knife or multitool
  • Lighter or matches in waterproof case
  • Toilet paper
  • Sunscreen
  • Small bottle of hand sanitiser
  • Plastic bags
  • 25 feet of small-diameter rope
  • Don’t forget a seat, bucket, or cushion
  • Stock up on ice
  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • Tape Measure (to measure the length of your future monster catch)
  • Check the weather conditions
  • If using a boat, fill up the fuel tank
  • If Queenslander, buy a 3-day recreational fishing licence (note: you can also buy a licence when picking up your entry ticket and sign-on pack)
  • If NSW, check your recreational fishing licence is current
  • Drive up and down the coast checking out the beach conditions and structure
  • Last buy of bait and lures, and don’t forget the bait pump
  • Get some good nights rest before the big weekend
  • WATCH STATE OF ORIGIN – 6 JUNE
  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 

9 – 10 June 2018 – During GREENBACK

  • 9am- 6pm Saturday – Pick-up entry bag (Entry ticket, B/fast ticket, Major raffle ticket, Sponsors promotional material, Dept. Fisheries material  and Competition Rules)
  • Check out www.lionsgreenback.com 
  • 10am Saturday  – Sign-On starts – Tweed Coast Marine Fishing Comp is GO!
  • Go easy on the drink
  • Look out for your mates
  • Drink plenty of water
  • Enjoy the fishing adventure (GOOD LUCK)
  • Drop of Fish by 7:30am’ish Sunday
  • Enjoy a Sunday breakfast from the SLSC
  • Hopefully, you may win a prize
  • Even better an Alvey reel and rod (as this may well be the last opportunity you may have?)
  • If you see a sponsor, thank them for their support
  • Buy some great fish at the auction
  • Check out the Markets on Sunday
  • Check out the Major Sponsors displays
  • Listen out for the entrant only draws
  • When the clock strikes 1pm we should know who will be taking a $9000 boat package home…

After GREENBACK

Anaconda Fishing Checklist