It’s time to get your fishing on and save the date! That’s because from Friday 23rd October to Sunday 25th October, the Darwin Trailer Boat Club will present Darwin’s major fishing event: The Coopers Blue Water Classic. A family event that’s open to both Darwin Trailer Boat Club members and the general public, there are a number of competition categories catering to different boat sizes, and limited to 250 competitors.
Entry is currently open to everybody and the entry fee is $90 for Darwin Trailer Boat Club members and $130 for non-members.
On Friday 23rd October, lines will go into the water at 6am, and come out at 3pm on Sunday 25th October, with the weigh in’s completed from 2pm until 6pm sharp on the Sunday.
A number of fabulous prizes will be up for grabs and awarded on the event’s presentation night, which will be held on Saturday 31st October at 6.30pm.
To find out more about the event, there will be a briefing evening held on Wednesday 21st October from 7pm at the Darwin Trailer Boat Club, and it is here where the categories and conditions of the competition will be explained.
This event is a great opportunity for you to enjoy some fabulous Top End fishing, and you may even score yourself the Tourism NT Million Dollar Fish!
The online registration form, and more details are available via the Darwin Trailer Boat Club website at