Lake Taupo Fishing Competition 2018


It's time to get out your luckiest lure - Join Farmlands Taupo for our Lake Taupo Fishing Competition!

When: Friday 2nd February 2018
Time: 6.00am – 6.00pm
Weigh-in: 4.00pm – 6.45pm at Farmlands Taupo

Entry Fee: $35 for shareholders, $40 for non-shareholders

With more than $30,000 in prizes* up for grabs, the rivalry
and contest is going to be fierce!

Entry details and conditions
Entry fee is $35 per shareholder and $40 for non-shareholders. Payments must be made in-store, or can be charged to your Farmlands Account if you are a shareholder. This includes a light meal at the Farmlands Taupo store on Friday evening and an event t-shirt. Please drop your entry form in to Farmlands Taupo prior to Tuesday 30th January 2018. Please note that no refunds will be given after the close off date of Tuesday 30th January 2018.
Numbers are limited to 400 competitors (first in, first served). Entry is intended for Farmlands shareholders, customers and sponsors.
Competition is open to boats and fly fishing (from a boat) and all entrants must have a current Lake Taupo Fishing Licence.

Download an Entry Form now!

Categories for prizes

  • Heaviest Fish          First, Second and Third prize
  • Best Condition        First, Second and Third prize
  • Brown Trout            First, Second and Third prize

Competition and prizegiving
Fishing will commence at 6.00am on Friday 2nd February and finish at 6.00pm. The final weigh-in will take place at the Farmlands Taupo car park, beginning at 4.00pm and concluding at 6.45pm. Prizegiving is at 7.00pm at Farmlands Taupo.
All prize winning anglers must attend prizegiving to receive their prize. Any prize winning anglers not in attendance will forfeit their prize and it will be awarded to the next placing.
The Department of Conservation will oversee the fishing competition and weigh-in.

For the latest update on the competition or cancellation status in the event of poor weather,
please call Brian on 027 705 4819.

We look forward to seeing you there!

*Terms and conditions apply.