Family Fishing Festival at Mylestom

The annual Putt Bennett Family Fishing Festival has got off to a fly fishing start with 354 participants registering in the three hours on Thursday night.

By Friday afternoon that number had ballooned to 430 with organisers confident their goal of more than 550 will easily be reached today (Saturday).

Registrations are welcome up until 6pm tonight to be in the running to receive free giveaways and be in the draw for more than $60,000 worth or prizes to be presented on Sunday afternoon, from 2pm, at the North Beach Bowling and Recreation Club. 

The festival is now in its 24th year with enthusiasm for this catch and release event as strong as ever.

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