Category Archives: Club Nights

WSFC Club Nights

February Club Night

This month we are Hosting Guest Speaker Scott Malcon from Daiwa Reel and Rod Technologies, He will be presenting his latest tips and tricks on soft-baiting and the latest gear!

Where: Waikato Sport Fishing Club Clubrooms, Grantham Street, Hamilton.

When: Tuesday 20th February, 7:30pm

Must attend to be in the running for our cash prize “members / attendance” draws, Everyone Welcome, See you there!


Joe Dennehy Club Night

For our September Club Night we had Joe Dennehy from Top catch come down and do a presentation on Spring Fishing using skirted lures and showing off Ocean Anglers New Bender Rod! This was incredibly light weight! Thanks for coming down Joe, Some very valuable advice given, Our Membership /attendance CASH draw each club night is going well, Make sure you head along to the next club night for your chance at some cash to put towards your next fishing trip!

September Club Night

Tuesday 19th September 7:30pm, Grantham Street Club rooms,

Guest Speaker: Joe Dennehy

Come along to learn all about Spring Fishing using skirted lures and Ocean Anglers New Bender Rod! Brush up on some skills to help you land the wining fish at next tournament.

Members Cash Draw on the night, Must attend to receive!

See you there!


AGM & Season Prize-giving – Dinner Menu & RSVP

2017 Annual General Meeting & Prize Giving

To be held at the WSFC Clubrooms, Grantham St, Hamilton
5:30 pm, Saturday 12th August 2017

Meals (subsidised by the club):
– Adults and big kids – $15/person
– Child 10 years and under – $10/child

Dinner menu attached below.

Please notify of any special dietry requirements by  Friday 4th August 2017

Please RSVP or submit Apologies to by Wednesday 9th August 2017

Club reports will be published prior to the AGM. We are awaiting the Auditors report.

AGM Agenda: Continue reading

February Club Night with Wave Dancer & Fullon Fishing!!

This month we have Guest Speakers from the legendary Wave Dancer charters sharing their latest Catch jig tips for fishing in the Hauraki Gulf and the upcoming Wave Dancer Fishing Trips available.

Mike from Full On Fishing will also be talking about and demonstrating different rods reels and Catch jigs which will all be for sale on the Club Night.

February 2017 Wave Dancer & Fullon Fishing

February 2017 Wave Dancer & Fullon Fishing


October 2016 Club Night

October Club Night
Tuesday 18th October 2016 @ 7:30pm
at the WSFC Club Rooms, Grantham St, Hamilton

Raglan Coastguard, NZ Radio Spectrum Management,  Final Weigh-in & Prize-giving for WSFC Winter Challenge with Stan Frances (Raglan Coastguard) & Mike Baird (NZRSM)

VHF Channel New Logo

It’s a full on night for our October Club Night!

Did you know that on the 1st October NZ VHF Radio Channels have changed for some areas? Mike Baird will be presenting to us everything we need to know about the changes and what it means to us!

Continue reading

Winter Challenge – 1 month to go!!

The WSFC Winter Challenge ends on 18th October 2016 only 1 month to go!!!!

Please send your Catch Cards into our Records Officer asap, or weigh your fish at the club night on 18th October 2016.

All entries to be emailed/posted to the Records Officer by 8pm Sunday the 16th or brought to the club on the 18th by 8pm.

Winter Challenge rules can be found by clicking here.

July Club Night – The Economic Value of Recreational Fishing in New Zealand

July Club Night – The Economic Value of Recreational Fishing in New Zealand
Tuesday 19 July @ 7.30pm in the WSFC Club Rooms

Did you know that recreational fishers generate 1.7 billion dollars in economic activity in New Zealand? That it supports 8,100 full-time jobs and is the 5th most popular recreational activity undertaken by adult New Zealanders.

Join us on the July Club Night and listen to Bob Gutsell, VP of the NZ Sport Fishing Council and Past President of WSFC as he gives us the results of the survey recently commissioned by NZSFC.

Open to the public – all welcome

July 2016 Club Night Poster

July 2016 Club Night Poster

May Club Night – featuring professional kayaker and ‘fisherman extraordinaire’ – BEN BROWN

May Club Night – featuring professional kayaker and ‘fisherman extraordinaire’ – BEN BROWN.

Tuesday, 17th May @ 7:30pm – the WSFC Club Rooms, Grantham St, Hamilton.

Yes – the same person who recently took home the trophy for the heaviest Big Four. And now you can join him at our May Club Night as he tells us about his kayaking, spin a few fishing yarns, talk about his game fishing success and then chat a little about his fishing photography. It promises to be an entertaining evening.

Open to the public – all welcome.

May 2016 Club Night Ben Brown