Welcome To Knox Boat Fishing Club

The Knox Boat Fishing Club inc (KBFC) is a family boat fishing club committed to promoting responsible recreational angling through fellowship and sportsmanship. Established over 30 years ago, the Knox Boat Fishing Club has grown to over 150 members, based at dedicated club rooms in the South Eastern suburb of Wantirna.

Club meetings are held fortnightly on a Wednesday and consist of angling reports and discussion of past and future club Events. Regular Guest Speakers are scheduled to enlighten us on various areas of  fishing.

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Club Calendar

Our Fishing Syllabus includes Freshwater, Saltwater, Gamefish, and Social and Family Weekend Events throughout the year, each targeting specific species of fish and can include Gippsland Lakes, Bermagui, Port Stephens, Port Phillip Bay, Westernport, Dartmouth, Eildon, Lake Mulwala, Portland, Bass Straight and any others that may get thrown into the mix.

Anchor Challenge - Bream Event

15th and 16th June 2019

  • Focus on catch & measure & release event
  • Prizes are awarded for Senior, Intermediate and Juniors

Eildon - Cod Event

1st and 2nd June 2019

  • Focus on catch & measure & release event

West coast - Estuary Event

25th and 26th May 2019

Portland - Tuna Event

25th and 26th May 2019

  • Option to Tag and Release Tuna
  • Prizes are awarded for participation.
  • BBQ on Saturday night.

St Leonards - Whiting / Squid Event

4th and 5th May 2019

Wang Return 

13th and 14th April 2019

Eildon - Cod Event

16th and 17th March 2019

  • Focus on catch & measure & release event

Bermagui - Game Event

3rd to 8th March 2019

  • Focus on catch, Tag &  release event
  • Prizes are awarded for Senior, Visitor and Intermediate/Junior

Lake Mulwala - Native Fish Event

16th and 17th February 2019

  • Focus on catch & measure & release event

Hastings - Whiting Event

2nd and 3rd February 2019

Bass Strait - Open Species Event

19th and 20th January 2019

Blue Rock - Bass Event

12th January 2019

Hastings - Whiting Event

8th and 9th December 2018

Nillahcootie Cod Opening - Cod Event

1st and 2nd December 2018

  • Focus on catch & measure & release event

Lake Tyers -  Estuary Event

24th and 25th November 2018


8th September 2018

  • Mixed species event
  • Only location to legally catch out of Season Murray Cod


22nd & 23rd September 2018

  • Time to thank the Partners who support our activities.
  • This is a great venue to catch and weigh in good sized Bream.
  • Emphasis on getting the children to catch the fish!


6th - 7th October 2018

  • Offshore and Estuary fishing opportunities.
  • Big Snapper offshore.
  • Great Estuary fishing for the smaller boats and blowing days.
  • Accommodation details to follow


Dates Below for Mid Week Socials and Weekend Events

  • 10th and 17th Midweek Socials
  • 19th to 21st Snapper Event - location TBC

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