2019 Cod Classic

An annual event showcasing the mighty Murray Cod
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2019 Cod Classic

#1 Post by Codclassic » Fri Aug 30, 2019 11:46 pm

G'day all KFDU members.

Time fly's and once again, organisation is well underway for this years 20th Anniversary Lake Mulwala - Yamaha Cod Classic.

This year is going to be HUGE as we are giving away 10, thats right 10 Yamaha, Quintrex, Humminbird boating packages!!! :lek:

Again we will have the Native Watercraft "Australian Canoe & Kayak Cod Fishing Championships" held withing the Cod Classic. It would be great to see the strong band of "Team Yak Fishers" back together again as in the past. To enter the ACKCFC is an additional $10 on top of the Cod Classic entry fee.

If anybody is chasing any additional info feel free to give me a call on M 0439 441667 or e-mail codclassic@bigpond.com

The following is our official media release for this year.

2019 Cod Classic "20th Anniversary Special"

Never before has there been as much excitement in the lead up to a fishing competition as that shown in the lead up to this year's "20th Anniversary Yamaha Cod Classic". The Cod Classic celebrates the opening to Cod season and is an iconic event on the Australian fishing calendar, one not to be missed. December 6th, 7th & 8th will see the twin towns of Yarrawonga & Mulwala come alive with 3000+ fisho's expected to descend on Lake Mulwala - "The home of the Murray Cod!"

An amazing prize pool that tallies in excess of $150K including 10 boating packages, that's right 10 boating packages will be given away across the weekend. Amazingly, after the completion of this year's event a staggering total of 120 boating packages will have been given away through the Cod Classic. Other prizes include the chance to spend 30 seconds in a cash grab machine, a list of major goods to long to mention along with 1000+ minor lucky door prizes, the majority of competitors will be going home with a smile on their face.

Designed for the family with all levels of fishing skills catered for, everybody has a chance of winning one of the many great prizes on offer weather fishing from boat or bank, using either bait or lures. Majority of prizes are randomly drawn with you not having to catch a fish to be a winner! Those that are lucky enough to register either a legal size Murray Cod or 45cm+ Golden Perch go into additional draws to win extra great prizes.

Entry fee, Adults $95 pre paid / $100 on weekend and juniors $50. This includes four meals, souvenir stubby holder, a free ticket in major boat raffle, Wilson Slickback lure & Bassman Spinnerbait (for the kids), entry into 1000’s of lucky door prize draws and the promise of a great weekend.

Being ran in conjunction with the Cod Classic is the “Native Watercraft" Australian Canoe & Kayak Cod Fishing Championships. Entering its ninth year, this event caters for the new breed of fisherman who chose to fish from either a canoe and kayak choosing paddle and Pedal over petrol and power.

The “Fishing & Outdoors” expo will be a main feature with the chance to grab a bargain not to be missed. Other popular parts of the competition include iconic entertainer “Flathead Fred” for the juniors; “Venom Rods Cod Talk” with Rod “Codmac” McKenzie and the Samurai Rods Australian Pro Casting Championships.

You would be crazy to miss this iconic event held at the home of the Murray Cod - Lake Mulwala. Sharpen your hooks, pack the boat, grab your swag and baton down the hatches as the 2019 Yamaha Cod Classic is going to be HUGE! See you all in Yarrawonga / Mulwala for the chance to “catch a legend”.

For more information check out – www.codclassic.com.au, call into Lake Mulwala Fish Camp & Ski, now at two locations, 74 Melbourne St Mulwala (Opposite Post Office) and 61 Belmore St Yarrawonga (Between Rivers & One Zac) the official Cod Classic stores or call Tony Bennett 0439 441667.

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Re: 2019 Cod Classic

#2 Post by Fletch » Sun Sep 15, 2019 8:58 am

I will be there. A great weekend.
Yak PB's, Dusky Flathead 95cm, Sand Flathead 51cm, Snapper 57cm, Yellowbelly 59cm, Murray Cod 75cm,Whiting 37cm, Australian Salmon 58.5cm, Redfin 41.2cm, Bonito 58cm, Tailor 38cm, Bass 30cm and one monster squid 107.5cm overall..... Watch ths space.

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Re: 2019 Cod Classic

#3 Post by pat_o » Wed Nov 06, 2019 5:42 pm

Hi all,
In case you haven't yet received the Kayak and Canoe entry form, please see attached.

Looking forward to seeing you there this year.
Canoe Kayak Flyer.pdf
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