Calling all Billfish fanatics!
The DGFC are proud to present the 2014 XXXX Gold Billfish Classic rules and Boundary map in the links below.
For all you competitors out there it is importnat theat you download and review the rules ASAP and prior to attending the briefing night. The briefing night will be held on Thursday 30 October at the Darwin Trailer Boat Club, commencing at 6:00pm sharp.
Also provided below is a copy of the expsression of interest documentation for those of you who haven't entered already.
Dear club memebrs,
The DGFC committe received the following notification from the Northern Territory Game Fishing Association (NTGFA) and were requested to pass the detail onto our club members.
If you have an EPIRB that was purhased between 01.01.2005 and 29.02.2008 please click the link below to check if your EPIRB fits the recall criteria.
The website provides information on what to do if your EPIRB falls within the dates and criteria identified.
This is a timely reminder for all of us to regularly check our EPIRBs to ensure that they are in good working order. Details relating to EPIRB checks and maintenance can be found here - http://beacons.amsa.gov.au/beacon-testing.html
Stay safe on the water.
Attached is a copy of the final black marlin bulletin associated with the genetic research recently undertaken by the Universty of Queensland.
This final edition overviews the major research findings from the project and answers the questions such as; where do the small black marlin in the Gulf of Carpentaria most likely come from? How many black marlin stocks are there in the central indo-pacific? What information supports spawning grounds for black marlin and where?