The Barra Bonanza attracts more than 300 visitors to Cardwell, giving the town’s economy a much needed “shot in the arm”. Locals are encouraged to come along and enjoy the finale of the weekend which includes an open-air dinner, live entertainment amd trophy presentations.

Fishing the waters off Hinchinbrook Island, (see map) this two day event allows registered participants to capture, measure and release Barramundi. While Mangrove Jack, Javelin & Threadfin Salmon can also be captured and measured, or tagged and/or released.

This event offers an opportunity to visit picturesque Cardwell– as well as great prizes– with capped numbers and an affordable nomination fee you can choose to fish the event or just go into the draw to win the lucky door prize– an F420 Hornet with 30hp 2 cylinder Evinrude and trailer fully registered, valued at $15,800.00 (rrp)

Why not make this year’s event the one you win!

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Barra Bonanza