Tell us your fish tales – and win!

Everyone knows: “The worst day fishing is better than the best day working.”

Everyone knows: “The worst day fishing is better than the best day working.”

And around Greater Victoria, the fishing is always fantastic.

Whether you toss a line off the side of your kayak, sit with your feet dangling off the end of a long dock with a friend or take the boat out for a weekend of angling with the family, fishing is part of our culture.

Now your favourite hobby can even win you cash.

The Victoria News, along with Capital Iron, are presenting our annual Fish Tales photo contest – online now.

Three lucky winners with the best photos and “Fish Tales” will be selected by Capital Iron’s fishing experts to win Capital Iron Shopping Sprees!

First Place is a $250 Gift Certificate, Second Place  is a  $150 Gift Certificate and Third Place  is a  $100 Gift Certificate – plus there’s a random draw for three $50 Gift Certificates.

All you have to do is upload your favourite fishing photo and add a short description of why you selected this photo to qualify to win.

Go to to enter.

Good Luck! Deadline is midnight Sept. 13, 2015.


Just Posted

Increased rental construction boosts housing starts across Greater Victoria

Rest of Vancouver Island experiencing spillover effect from Greater Victoria

Bay Street Bridge construction begins today

Point Ellice Bridge will be closed to eastbound vehicle traffic until October

Some showers, high of 18 C for Tuesday

Plus a look ahead at your weekly forecast

Survey finds 15 per cent of Canadian cannabis users with a valid licence drive within two hours of using

Survey also finds middle-aged men are upping their usage following legalization

Feds launch tourism strategy designed to boost sector 25 per cent by 2025

The fund is supposed to back experiences that show off Canada’s strengths

Mamma Mia! poised to be biggest Chemainus Theatre show ever

Plenty of buzz as Island dinner theatre schedules ABBA-fueled romp

New book from Island author details social history of the E&N railway

Along the E&N tells the story of 32 establishments from Esquimalt to Campbell River.

Should B.C. already be implementing province-wide fire bans?

A petition is calling for B.C. Wildfire Service to issue a ban to reduce risk of human caused wildfires

Growing wildfire prompts evacuation of High Level, Alta.

Chuckegg Creek fire has been burning for several days, but grew substantially Sunday

Top women’s hockey player Natalie Spooner coming to B.C.

Natalie Spooner special guest at annual Grindstone charity weekend in Kelowna

Take-home drug testing kits latest pilot to help curb B.C.’s overdose crisis

Researchers look to see if fentanyl testing could be a useful tool for those who use drugs alone

Facebook takes down anti-vaxxer page that used image of late Canadian girl

Facebook said that the social media company has disabled the anti-vaccination page

Most Read