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Festival of the Dams Boondooma Open 2024


Get those fishing rods ready!

The Festival of the Dams 2024, Round 1 is being held at Boondooma Dam from Saturday 18 May to Sunday 19 May, organised by Fishing Freshwater and proudly sponsored by the South Burnett Regional Council.

Interested anglers should get their teams registered as places are filling up quickly in the 40-team event, with entries closing Saturday 18 May 2024. A fun weekend family event open to the public with raffles, lucky door prizes and much more.

Accommodation can be viewed and booked online or by contacting Boondooma Dam Caravan and Recreation Park's onsite managers on phone 4168 9694 or email

Fishing from Saturday 18 May 2024 6am in 3 sessions through until 11am Sunday 19 May 2024.

Tournament has 5 categories: 

  1. Total NUMBER of legal fish- most fish wins- 1st place 
  2. Biggest Bass- 1st place  
  3. Biggest Golden Perch- 1st place
  4. Biggest 6 fish, total combined length of your biggest six Golden Perch or Australian Bass- 1st place, 2nd place, 3rd place
  5. Random draw from Teams entered that have not won any of the other prize categories 

Entries (available online HERE ) close 18 May at 7am unless filled prior. Winners will be announced Sunday during presentation after the event.