The Burrinjuck Convention has become an integral event on the ANSA Fishing Calendar.

This is the 43rd year that the Canberra Fisherman's Club has run the event.

Again this year we would like to extend an invitation not only to all ANSA clubs but to all fishing people and families alike to join us at Burrinjuck Waters State Park for a great weekend of fishing, socialising and fun.

When: Friday, 3rd November to Sunday, 5th November 2017.

This is a catered event and entries include Dinner on Friday evening, Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner on Saturday, Breakfast and Lunch on Sunday (no un-catered entry available).

Rego Type Entry Fee
 Single senior entry (16 years and over)  $75.00
 Single junior entry (under 16 years as of 1 July 2017)  $35.00
 Family entry (Includes 2 parents & 2 juniors under 16 years of age as of 1 July 2017)  $155.00
Addition juniors (under 16 years as of 1 July 2017) $25.00


Individual awards (Open to all)
Individual anglers are eligible to compete for all awards:
• Heaviest Carp – Senior & Junior
• Heaviest Native - Senior & Junior
• Heaviest Redfin - Senior & Junior
• Heaviest Salmonoid - Senior & Junior
• Mystery Weight - (Junior only)
• Champion Family
• Native Catch and Release Highest Aggregate score (Length only)


St George Inter-Club Trophy and ANSA Convention Circuit
ANSA affiliated members can earn points for their club and the ANSA Convention Circuit in the following way. The five (5) highest point scoring fish in each of the following categories will accrue points towards your Club's overall tally and the ANSA Convention Circuit:

Carp Senior Male, Carp Senior Female, Carp Junior Male, Carp Junior Female,
Native Senior, Native Junior

Points will be awarded on a 5-4-3-2-1 basis and the Club accruing the most points over all of the sections will be deemed the Champion Club for the Convention.

Burrinjuck Bell (Perpetual Trophy) (Club)
This will be awarded on the same basis as the St George Inter-Club Trophy.

Individual Awards
Highest Point-scoring Carp - Senior Male
Highest Point-scoring Carp - Senior Female
Highest Point-scoring Carp - Junior Male
Highest Point-scoring Carp - Junior Female
Highest Point-scoring Native – Senior
Highest Point-scoring Native – Junior
Highest point scoring fish - Flycasting
Highest point scoring fish - Lurecasting

Ranger's Trophy (individual)
Highest individual aggregate score based on the angler's highest point scoring fish of each eligible species

Note: Fish can be weighed in live if the angler wishes to release the fish


A range of accommodation is available from the Burrinjuck Waters State Park, details and bookings of which may be made through the Park office by phoning (02) 6227 8114

More information can be found by downloading the following documents

Full Terms and Conditions

General Entry forms

ANSA Club forms


All entries and payments must be received by: COB Wednesday, 1st November 2017

Entries will be accepted at the event but prior arrangement would be appreciated.


40th Anniversary Polo Shirts in limited sizes and numbers will be available at the Convention!


To register online you need to select one of the following from the “Select Event” drop-down menu

Burrinjuck Convention 2017 Single/Group Rego (Nov 3, 2017)

  • Use this selection to register a single person entry, or a group entry (a group of people that do not qualify as a Family)

Burrinjuck Convention 2017 Family Rego (Nov 3, 2017)

  • Use this selection to register a Family entry. (2 Adults & 2 Juniors plus up to an additional 4 juniors under 16 years as of 1 July 2017. )

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