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2019 Nickol Bay Sportfishing Club Billfish Shootout presented by the Argonaut Marine Group 1-3 June 2019


Preparations for the 2019 Nickol Bay Sportfishing Clubs Billfish Shootout proudly presented by the Argonaut Marine group and the City of Karratha is well underway.

This will be held on the Western Australian Day long weekend on the 1-3 June 2019 and will be hosted at the Hampton Harbour Boat and Sailing Club, Dampier.

The club warmly invites you, your family and your mates to enter this open community event to experience the excellent billfishing in the region and to have a great time on the water and back at the club with the nightly presentations.

You will be entertained by our special guest MC West Coast Eagle premiership champion Glen Jakovich every evening during the competition presentations while enjoying your complimentary meal provided by the Hampton harbour Boat and Sailing Club.

The area has a prolific fishery with good numbers of sailfish and black marlin which are spectacular gamefish to catch and release. The event is a catch and release tournament and IGFA game fishing rules apply. All billfish must be tagged and released.

A special thanks go to all of our fantastic sponsors whos combined generosity will again make this event one of the best ever with great meals, shirts and a fantastic prize pool in excess of $30,000.

There are catergories for all family members to win.

We look forward to your entry and participation.

If you have any questions on this event please contact one of the committee members on the details below.

Yours sincerely

Nickol Bay Sportfishing Club Billfish Committee

Argonaut Marine Group Billfish Shootout 2019 entry form

2019 Argonaut BFS Tournament Guide

Ladies Billfish Competition 25 May 2019 rescheduled





Ken MacFarlane 0427639861

James Dedman 0408914884

Scott Medling 0417357401

Hamish McLeod 0428945961

Jake Crowhurst 0439 283 868 

Andrew Carpenter 0417175327

Shannon Dremel

Ralph Acker


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Team Spectrums Jordan Dremel with a beaut sailfish Billfish Shootout 2017

Jako with one of the lucky angler prize winners, one tag wins a full set of quality Talica Shimano reels value $3500


Billfish Shootout 2017 crowd at presentation night

Managing Director Argonaut Marine Group major sponsor Kim Lyons presents a prize at the 2015 Billfish Shootout