18 September @ 8:00 am - 19 September @ 5:00 pm AEST
Type of Competition
Lake - Loch Style
Number of Sectors
- Lake Wendouree (South)
- Lake Wendouree (North)
Morning Session Times
8.00am till 11.00am
Afternoon Session Times
2pm till 5pm
The seeding, groups & draw is done in accordance with FFA procedures.
Briefing will be at 7pm on Friday 17th September at the Ballarat Fly Fishing Club.
Competitors are responsible for their own accommodation, transport and meals. Please note that this event has been changed again due to COVID and is now scheduled for 18th/19th September. For those who have purchased tickets and are unable to attend please contact the Asitha Balachandra.
This competition is subject to FFA Competition rules.
- Lake Wendouree is off limits for competitors as of midnight on Friday 06th August - thus seven days prior to the competition
The Competition Organisers reserve the right to allocate alternative competition sectors having regard to safety and other considerations as circumstances dictate at the time. This will be communicated at the Competitor Briefing or by email beforehand if appropriate and feasible.
FFA Competition Boating Policy applies to this event. Boats can be launched on the lake venues during the closed period but they must immediately be taken to their mooring point and should not travel more than 200m from their launching point if at all possible. PFDs (life jackets) must be worn in all boat sessions. PFDs are to be in current service date as required by Maritime regulations. Competitors are to provide their own PFDs and should not rely on boat owners to provide them. EMERGENCY PROCEDURES If a boat requires assistance oars must be held vertically. Other boats are requested to render assistance. In the event of an emergency on the lake mobile phones and radios can be used to obtain assistance but are strictly prohibited for any other purpose.
All competitors must take responsibility for their own actions. Neither Fly Fish Australia Incorporated nor individual FFA CHAPTERS accepts any responsibility for any injury or loss incurred by any competitor, official or any participant or observer during the running of this competition or other events. All competitors are required to hold a valid state fishing licence.