Tuna Classic a Reel Success
Strong competition at this year's Riviera
Port Lincoln Tuna Classic fishing tournament has resulted in two ties: one in the strongly contested Champion Boat Over Eight Metres category and the other for Runner-up Female in the Under Eight Metres section.
The sustainable event brought 22 boats to the waters off south-west SA, catching a total of 180 Southern Bluefin Tuna over two days.
Major awards went to: Andy Cameron, who caught the heaviest fish at 15.9kg; champion boat Risky Business, which hauled in 23 fish; and overall champion angler Susan Czabayski, who caught 11 fish.
Competitors, event organisers and the team from Riviera all expressed their satisfaction with this year's competition, marking it as a success from every angle.