Billabong Round

Times: Start time 6am Saturday October 3rd and finish time Sunday 4th October at 6pm.

Where: Corroboree, Rockhole, Hardies, Mary River Bridge Lagoon, and Shady Fresh (upper side of the barrage only)

Water levels may be low in some locations. Please take care.

You may choose leave your winter gear at home this year but a raincoat might come in handy on the weekend,

Round Card: The Round 5 scorecard will be sent out on Thursday 1st October and will also be on the TEBS website on that day.

Scoring: Results for Round 5 need to be uploaded by 6pm on Monday 5th October.

The results on the web will be provisional until checked. Results will be out on Friday 9th October.

The ‘other species‘ for this Round is the biggest Saratoga. Please place the scorecard next to the fish when photographing. There is provision in the website ‘Upload Fish’ to put the other species photo and an Iron Jack entry photo.

VHF Channel 72 for general chatter.

Photographing Fish. Make sure mouth is closed or as close to closed as you can get. Please try to take clear photos. 

Measuring. Please remember that fish will be sized down to the centimetre. For example, if the fish is between 58.00 to 58.9cm it will be scored at 58cm.

Photos: Send any quality fish and scenery pictures to for inclusion on the web and other media.

Lures: It would be great if you could put the effort into telling us what lures your fish were caught on when uploading your images in the comments sections as this is helpful feedback to sponsors.