Falcon Lions Club hosts more than 70 kids at annual fishing competition

Five of the six competition winners with Falcon Lions Club members Allan Cooper  and Anne Chalmers, Mandurah Mayor Rhys Williams and Tackle World Miami’s Ashley Ramm.
Five of the six competition winners with Falcon Lions Club members Allan Cooper and Anne Chalmers, Mandurah Mayor Rhys Williams and Tackle World Miami’s Ashley Ramm.

MORE than 70 youngsters ignored their electronics on Sunday for a day of fresh air, sunshine and the chance to cast a line off Falcon Bay in an annual kids fishing competition.

The competition was hosted by Falcon Lions Club, who also provided a free sausage sizzle, with prizes provided by Tackle World Miami and other local businesses.

Results (catch measurement in brackets):

Six to nine years, Ruby Hope (280mm), Jaxon DeBono (162mm), 10-12 years, Joseph Haines (252mm), Carly Attwood (225mm), 13-16 years Lochie Robinson (315mm), Caitlyn Duckworth (33mm).

The most unusual catch was an angel fish.