The Evans Head Fishing Classic  is a flagship fishing tournament in the Australian fishing calendar.


A Catch and Photograph event with a large list of species and loads of random draws.


2022 Event starts Friday 1st July and finishes Friday 8th July 2022.


Behind the Evans Head Woodburn RSL Club on the river, the event site features a food alley, displays from sponsors and tank to show off some catches. Come on down to check it out, you might even enter once you see the prizes!

Weather Information

Weather information will be updated daily here for the 2017 Evans Head Fishing Classic event.


Weather Day 3 (Tuesday) – Open

LARGE Swell is predicted for early morning decreasing during the day. Event is open with caution. EXTREME caution must be taken and we recommend no night time crossing and waiting or the daylight to see conditions.  


BOM have a strong wind warning for Byron Coast on Monday 15th. As a result the offshore species are closed. This strong wind warning is valid from Midnight Sunday 14th, so any fish caught before can still be entered for Day 2 competition.  We will review the...

Timetable Released

EHFC Timetable 2019 The timetable is broken into 2, the kids event and the 6 day event. Kids Event Note: Dedicated Kids briefing on Sunday morning   Sunday 14th July 7:30am – 3:00pm: Sign-on available 8:00am: Kids Briefing 11:00pm – 1:00pm: Kids fishing clinic...