The Evans Head Fishing Classic is back for 2024! This flagship fishing tournament will be kicking off TOMORROW (Fri 5th July) and run through to next Friday (12 July)

July 5, 2024

The Evans Head Fishing Classic is set to return in 2024, starting tomorrow (Fri 5th July) and running through to the following Friday (12 July). This catch and photograph event boasts a wide variety of species to target and numerous random draws with exciting prizes up for grabs. For a detailed list of prizes, interested participants can visit the official event website.

Located behind Club Evans RSL on the river, the EHFC event site offers a vibrant food alley featuring popular food trucks, sponsor displays, and a showcase tank for catches. Visitors can enjoy classic eats from food trucks while browsing through the event offerings. The picturesque setting by the river provides a perfect backdrop for anglers to showcase their skills and compete for the impressive prizes on offer.

In addition to the main fishing event for adults, there will be a kids’ fishing event held over the weekend on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th July. This allows young anglers to join in on the fun and excitement of the fishing tournament, adding a family-friendly element to the competition. For families looking to enjoy a weekend by the river, the EHFC offers a perfect opportunity for both seasoned anglers and beginners to engage in a thrilling fishing experience.

Some of the food trucks available at the event’s food alley include Byron Bay Twisters, Yummo Bratwurst, Lennox Smoking Barrel, Gunter’s Flammkuchen, EH Rotary, Tropical Sno Cones, Hotshot Mobile Espresso, Byron Bay Pretz