Sunday, 17 November, 2019
The 14th annual OnkaStompa Fishing Competition is a fun and relaxing fishing fundraiser which is held each November at Perrys Bend on the Onkaparinga River in Noarlunga Downs.
This event was named winner of the Onkaparinga City Council's Community Event of The Year in 2018.
Categories are: Biggest Overall Bream (Onkastompa Champion); Biggest Bream Men; Biggest Bream Women; Biggest Bream Junior <15; Biggest Mulloway (Open Class); Biggest "Other Fish" Senior; and Biggest "Other Fish Junior <15.
Everyone who attends and donates receives a ticket into random prize draws. BBQ, drinks and fishing goods will be available for sale with every cent going to the cause.
Event organiser, Mark Mills, is always on the lookout for new sponsors to help break his fundraising record - please contact him directly if you can help on 0403 356 785.
When: Sunday, 17 November 2019 | 7am to 12pm
Where: Perry's Bend, Onkaparinga River (Noarlunga Downs)
Entry fee: Registration upon arrival and entry by a donation of your choice to the Childhood Cancer Association (generosity is encouraged).
Perfect conditions today for the 14th Onka Stompa Fishing Competition.
300 people lined the banks at Perry’s Bend on the Onkaparinga River to enjoy this family friendly event with the chance to win a number of prizes while raising much needed funds for families battling childhood cancer.
Thanks to all the participants, donors and sponsors of the event raised a phenomenal $45,865.90.
Every year, this event grows from strength to strength due to the dedication of event organiser Mark Mills and his team of volunteers.
This money will make an enormous difference to the lives of families impacted by childhood cancer. We are truly grateful. Thank you.