Rapala BASS Australian Open (26-27 October)

Rapala headlines the BASS Australian Open in 2019.

A boater only, five fish limit two day bass feast the open heads to Hunter Valley’s Lake Glenbawn in spring for a redhot bass bite.

Full details on this unique event can be found below.

Entry into the event is now open so click here to download the entry form.

Click here for the entry form. 

Click here for entry list. 

Event Information

VENUE:

Lake Glenbawn, NSW

DATES:

26-27th October 2019

ENTRY FEE:

Boater only ($550. inc. GST)

n.b. Observer non-fishing spots are available. 

Entry Form 

Entry List

RULES:

Rules mirror those of the Sufix BASS Pro Series with the following exceptions:

  • boater only
  • five fish per angler per session
  • 1 x 8 hour session per day (2 x session for the tournament)

PAYOUTS:

Cash prizes will be paid out at the event with a 100% payback paid on a 1:5 return (e.g. 100% of entry fee returned in prizes, 25 teams = payouts for 1st-5th place).

PRE FISH BAN:

From Monday 14th October – Thursday 24th October, 2019

PRE FISH:

Friday 25th October, 2019 (sunrise to 1pm)

SESSION TIMES:

6.30am-2.30pm, boat checkout and prestart media (Facebook live and interviews) 5.30am-6.20am

LAUNCH LOCATION:

Lake Glenbawn

BRIEFING:

Aberdeen Fishing & Outdoors
69/71 New England Highway, Aberdeen NSW 2336
Rego (4pm-5pm), briefing (5pm), meet and greet and (5pm-6pm)

WEIGH IN:

Lake Glenbawn foreshore

MORE INFORMATION:

ABT (07) 3387 0888