Poona Family Fishing Competition

Easter 2018

A great weekend - see you all again in 2019

Poona's annual family fishing competition - Easter long weekend. Fun for all the family and great prizes on offer.

Saturday 31 March
Fun & festivities at the Community Hall.

Markets start in Market Alley at 7.00 am - 12 noon

Bacon & Egg Muffins available at the Hall 7.00 am - 12 noon.

Car & Bike Show (on the Oval) 9 am - 11 am Brochure

Egg hunt at 4 pm

The ever popular Mullet throwing competition commencing at 4 pm

The Bar is open from 2 pm with Food, Lucky Draws, Raffles and a live Band.

Click the below button for the full event package.

Info Pack

The Poona Family Fishing Competition is an annual event held every Easter Long Weekend for you and your family to come along and enjoy some Poona hospitality.

The fun starts again on Good Friday 30 March 2018 so make sure it is in your calendar. See the holiday accommodation options available in Poona and book early.

We would like to showcase our little town on the beautiful Fraser Coast and what better chance to do so than get you along for a weekend of fishing and family fun!

Starts Midnight Friday 30 March 2018
Finishes Sunday 1 April 2018

Click the below link to obtain a foldable information brochure including fishing boundaries, competition conditions and social activities. The second link is to the registration form.

Info Pack  Registration

You can contact the organisers at

Sunday 1 April
More Fun & festivities at the Community Hall.

An evening of fun with presentations and draws.

Bar is open from 2.00 pm with Food (from 4 pm).
Draws & Prize presentations commence at 5.30 pm

Click the below button for the full event package.

Info Pack

For more information on what is available in our town for visitors please follow the below link to the Community webpage.


Event Sponsors

Freedom Fishing, Maryborough
Carriers Arms Hotel
Fraser Coast Products
Lumby Constructions
Brad Johns Plumbing
All Things Timber & Concrete
Boaties Warehouse
Outback Sheds
Ocean Exports

Richers Transport
Diane & Graham Nugent
Fraser Coast Real Estate
Poona Mowing Service
Road Tech Marine
Maryborough Auto Electrics
Century Batteries
Granville Butchery
Sprake Real Estate

Fraser Coast Tourism & Events
Repco Auto Centre
Auto Electrical Services Pty Ltd
R & J Batteries Hervey Bay
Advance Tyres
Fraser Coast Boating
Pumps and Irrigation
Bunnings Maryborough
Fraser Coast Fuels
Masterline VJ Sheeting
Clive Milfull

Lyn and Larry Clayton
Spirit of Hervey Bay Whale Watching
Bob and Ros Devenish
Terry and Lyn Toupe
Kelly's Nails
Michelle's Cutting Edge
Baddow Butchery
Station Square Shopping Centre, Maryborough
Maryborough Brew Shop