Robbie Muller weighs in his blackall at the VMR fishing competition.
Robbie Muller weighs in his blackall at the VMR fishing competition. Brendan Bufi

Results of VMR Hervey Bay Family Fishing Competition

THERE were 481 entries in the 23rd Annual VMR Hervey Bay Family Fishing Competition.

The live weigh-in attracted 26 bream, 20 flathead and 26 whiting.

The senior super draw prize was won by Lorna Peters who chose the $5000 cash prize rather than the $8000 boat.

The laptop prize was won by Marcus Herdman and the kayak was won by Broly Arthur.

The winner collecting $250 worth of tackle was Don Stewart and picking up $100 worth was Lucas Kapernick.

The $1000 for best fish winner (cobia) was Luke Hislop. Winning VHF radios were: red emperor: 7.865, Phillip O`Donoghue; bluey: 11.495, Kurtis Muller; jew: 5.380, Terry Young.

Live weigh-in winners: whiting: 0.492, Steve Binney; bream: 1.032, Simon Goss; flathead: 2.524, Wolfgang Kager.