- All entrants must be present at the prize giving in order to claim a prize.
- No unpaid entries will be issued with Weigh In Tickets.
- All participants must register to receive Weigh In Tickets prior to commencing fishing.
- If you fail to register and collect your Weigh In Tickets then you will be ineligible for any prizes.
- All Prizes except the Doc Warners Trip are to be allocated by mystery factors which will be set by Southland Fish and Game and held in sealed envelopes until the prize giving.
- The Doc Warners Trip will be by barrel draw from Adult Licence holders who weigh in a fish.
- Prizes will be drawn under Police Supervision.
- No fish taken from the Take a Kid Fishing Experience shall be eligible for any prizes except those specifically allocated to the Take a Kid Fishing Experience Section.
- Breach of these rules may lead to participants being disqualified from the tournament.
- Members of the organising committee are ineligible for any prize.
Note: All prizes except the boat are to be allocated on Mystery factors.
Please consider a Catch and Release policy for any fish you will not be weighing in.