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Media Release - International Fishing Series Hits the Screens in Australia

25th August 2017

The International Fishing Series has hit Australian screens with the first of six episodes having aired on Saturday. The televised event represents the pinnacle of international sport fishing tournaments and has already been picked up in four languages and broadcast into over 400 million households across Asia! 

Featuring the best anglers from China, Japan and Korea alongside Hinchinbrook fishing guides Todd Eveleigh, Ryan Moody and Josh Liddle the television series showcases Hinchinbrook as one of the World’s best fishing destinations.

Hinchinbrook Shire Mayor Ramon Jayo has said ‘The International Fishing Series has put the Hinchinbrook Shire on the map, showcasing the world class fishing experiences available on our doorstep.’

‘The International Fishing Series broadcast will provide the catalyst to increase investment in local tourism development in the Hinchinbrook region, including expanding the diversity and quality of local recreational fishing product.’

The International Fishing Series launched in Australia on Channel One HD last weekend.  If you missed the first episode head online to catch-up at www.tenplay.com.au. 

The series continues over the next five weekends as per the below broadcast schedule:

Episode Two: 4.00pm, Saturday 26 August 2017, encore 10:30am, Sunday 27 August 

Episode Three: 4.00pm, Saturday 2 September 2017, encore 10:30am, Sunday 3 September 

Episode Four: 4.00pm, Saturday 9 September 2017, encore 10:30am, Sunday 10 September 

Episode Five: 4.00pm, Saturday 16 September 2017, encore 10:30am, Sunday 17 September 

Episode Six: 4.00pm, Saturday 23 September 2017, encore 10:30am, Sunday 24 September  

For more information about the International Fishing Series and fishing experiences in the Shire please visit the Hinchinbrook Way website www.hinchinbrookway.com.au.

To view the promotional video please visit: https://vimeo.com/229073446.

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