Fish & Dive

MBBC Fishing

The Fishing Section:

The Fishing Section meets on the 2nd Thursday of almost every month in the downstairs bar.  We’ll be there from 7.30pm with guest speakers covering all fishing and boating related topics.   Watch club notices for details.

Fishing Competitions:

Below is a list of some of the annual fishing competitions held here at the club.2 - February

  • Kids Off Couches fishing comp around Waitangi Day
  • Reel Girls fishing comp
  • No Bait – No Berley
  • Club Champs

Hauraki Gulf Seabirds:

Islands in this region provide the only breeding areas in the world for some seabird species.  Many are threatened.  Please look after them.

Learn how to avoid getting seabirds tangled or hooked in your gear download information here

Fishing Committee Contacts:

Ian Twist      027 231 4752
David Wylie    027 242 7553  –  Dive section

Brag Board and more details below……

Brag Board

Club Leader (Brag) Board: The Club also has a leaders board in the downstairs bar which records the largest fish caught for the season by a Club member.(June-Apr)  If you catch a large fish in chart 532 weigh it in with the custodian and get your name on the board.  The following table has the sizes to beat.

As at 13 July 2017

Senior (16 years and over)

Species Weight Angler Date Boat
Snapper  7.712kg  Darron Crawford 18/06/17  On Tour
Kingfish  7.026kg  Darron Crawford  18/06/17  On Tour
Kahawai  2.240kg  Dave McCulloch 29/06/17
John Dory  1.454kg  Darron Crawford 11/06/17  On Tour
Trevally  2.174kg  Robert Sim  04/07/17  Jetski
Gurnard  0.563  Konrad Attenberger  17/06/17  Tin Fin

Junior (11 years to 16 years)

Species Weight Angler Date Boat
Snapper  4.591kg  Eve Crawford  18/06/17  On Tour
Kingfish  7.845kg  Eve Crawford  18/06/17  On Tour
John Dory  1.867kg  Eve Crawford 18/06/17  On Tour

Smallfry (under 11 years)

Species Weight Angler Date Boat
Snapper  4.641kg  Zoe Walker  18/06/17  Code Zero
Kahawai  2.444kg  Zara Crawford  11/06/17  On Tour
John Dory

Upcoming Events


August 27 @ 2:00 pm

Gantry Opening

Your Official Invitation The official presentation and unveiling ceremony of the MBBC Gantry will take place on Sunday 27th August 2017 at 1400 hours. As very generous contributors to this Project you and your families are hereby invited to appear as honored Guests at this exciting event. Our Programme is as follows: • 1400 -1415 […]

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September 14 @ 8:00 am

Fishing Talk

Details coming soon….

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October 28

February 3, 2018 @ 8:00 am

February 8, 2018 @ 6:30 pm

Flounder In The Dark

Details to be confirmed

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March 2, 2018

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