Locals do their bit to rid the rivers of carp

May 10, 2013

Although numbers were down a little on previous years, organisers were delighted with the response to this years Bingara Carp Muster. Forty people registered for the event, all very enthusiastic about the task at hand.

A total of 145.71 kg of European Carp were removed from local streams, and end to end, the 48 carp caught would measure 57 metres.

Members of the Bingara anglers Club provided a barbecue lunch for the eager fishers.

Winners of the events were:

Senior Male

  • Longest – Stu Lanagan
  • Smallest – Jason Mack

Senior Female

  • Longest – Helen Seage
  • Smallest – Robyn Apthorpe
  • Senior most caught – Jason Mack

Junior Female

  • Longest – Shaylah Bienke
  • Smallest – Kristy South

Junior Male

  • Longest, Shortest – Sean Seage
  • Junior Most Caught – Sean Seage