Fished each year on the Mighty 90 Mile beach, Over 700 anglers took to the water to contest for the prizes and bragging rights of course. Prizes ranged from $2000 cash per day, for biggest fish to $10,000 for average weight and the grand prize of $30,000 for the largest Snapper of the competiton!
This year the grand prize was taken by Jeremy Alai of Auckalnd with his Monster 9.9kg fish Caught within minutes of the comp getting underway on tuesday. he had to sweat it out until saturday, but by 5pm he was offically crowned the winner for 2013…
But the Action doesnt stop there, with flat screen Tv’s a Quad Bike and even a brand NEW Mit subishi Triton 4×4 up for grabs in the lucky draws. All this along with other various prizes including fishing rods, chilli bins and the like.
This Competition is such an awesome event and one that has been listed by entrants from all over the world as a once in a life time experience! A True asset to the Far North and we cant wait to see all the action in 2014!
So if you planning a trip to the Far North, why not make it for early next year and take part in the Bonanza! We have 4×4 vehicles at the ready for you to take fishing and you may be lucky enough to be drving home in one of your own!
Click the Fish below to Visit the Snapper Bonanza Website.