Line Class Categories

 

Line Class records are maintained according to wet testing strength of line used by the angler (See Appendix A for testing standards). Records are kept in the following line class categories: 1kg, 2kg, 3kg, 4kg, 6kg, 8kg, 10kg, 15kg, 24 kg, 37kg and 60kg.

 

 

All Tackle Records

 

All tackle records are for the heaviest capture of each GFAA-recognised gamefish species caught under GFAA Record Requirements, Rules and Regulations and Line Categories.

 

 

Fly Rod Categories

 

Australian fly rod records are maintained according to the tippet strength of line used by the angler. The tippet is wet tested using the same procedure as for other lines. Records are kept for the same recognised saltwater and freshwater species in the following tippet classes: 1kg, 2kg, 3kg, 4kg, 6kg, 8kg, 10kg and 15kg.

Note: 15kg is for Billfish & Sharks only.