Fishing Achievements

Fishing Achievements

  • 10 Marlin weighed over 1000lb over 40 tagged and released.
  • Captain for capture of world records for Black marlin, Blue Marlin, striped marlin, Yellowfin Tuna, and sharks.
  • Captain for the largest game fish ever to be caught on fly fishing tackle.  289lb on 20lb tippet
  • Captain for the largest blue marlin to be caught on fly fishing tackle, 289lb on 20lb tippet
  • Captain for the largest striped marlin to be caught on fly fishing tackle 231lb on 16lb tippet.

Plus the most impressive tournament results in the country.

Tournament Results
Placing Tournament Category Year
1st
3rd
1st
Port Stephens interclub tournament
Port Stephens inter club tournament
Port Stephens interclub tournament
Major sponsors award
Champion Boat
Champion Angler
2012
2012
2011
1st Port stephens shootout Champion Angler 2011
1st Lizard Island Black marlin Classic Champion Boat 2010
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Angler 2007
1st New South Wales Interclub Tournament Champion Angler
Tag & Release
2006
1st New South Wales Interclub Tournament Champion Boat
Tag & Release
2006
2nd 40th Aniversay Tournament, Cairns Champion Boat 2006
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic  Champion Boat 2002
1st M.S.C Black Marlin Jackpot tournament. Champion Angler 2002
1st Inaugural M.S.C Black Marlin Jackpot tournament Champion Boat 2002
1st Port Stephens Interclub Tournament Champion Boat Capture 2001
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Boat 2001
1st
1st
Lizard Island Black marlin Classic
Broken Bay Invitational
Champion  Angler
Champion Boat
Tag & Release
Light Tackle
2000
2nd Interclub Tournament Port Stephens
Largest Tournament in the Southern Hemisphere
Champion Boat Capture 2000
1st Interclub Tournament Port Stephens
Largest Tournament in the Southern Hemisphere
Champion Boat Capture 1999
2nd Great Barrier Reef Masters Prize Money 1999
2nd Ladies Ribbons Tournament Champion Boat Capture 1999
2nd Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1999
2nd Lexus Black Marlin Fishing Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1998
2nd Great Barrier Reef Masters Prize Money 1997
2nd Cairns Black Marlin Flyfishing Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1997
2nd Lexus Black Marlin Fishing Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1996
2nd Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1996
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Boat Capture
1067LB Black Marlin
1996
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Female Angler
Tag & Release
1996
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1995
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Female Angler
Tag Release
1995
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Angler
Tag & Release
1995
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Angler
Tag & Release
1994
2nd Lexus Black Marlin Fishing Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1994
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Boat Capture
1177LB Black Marlin
1993
1st Lizard Island Black Marlin Classic Champion Boat
Tag & Release
1992
Viking / Viking II Heaviest Black Marlin Captures
1,220 lbs
Geoff Keato
Australia
1,218 lbs
Rene Tomuszewski
France
1,186 lbs
Bobby Taft
USA
1,177 lbs
Tom Pfleger
USA
1,135 lbs
Roland Heck
Indonesia
1,122 lbs
Steven Georgeous
Australia
1,067 lbs
Sandra (Honey)
PflegerUSA
1,064 lbs
Bobby Donelley
Australia
1,047 lbs
David Kelly
Australia
1,032 lbs
Barry Florence
Australia
 
Plus another 40 Black Marlin 1000lb Plus officially Tagged and Released!