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Treasure Cay “Ravage the Savage” Lionfish Roundup Tournament

LionFish

Spearfish for these exotic fish or catch the weigh in! There's a nominal fee of $15 per person and a bounty of $500, plus prizes, for numbers of lionfish. Captains meeting at 8:30 am, hunt lionfish from 10 am - 4 pm, awards immediately afterwards.

A recent Abaco lionfish tournament generated more than 200 lionfish per boat. Yes, they have venomous spines but are safe and tasty to eat once the spines have been cut away. We recommend you bring snorkel gear, heavy gloves, a bucket, thermos and a 3 pronged spear if you can find one. We have applied for permission Spearfish for these exotic fish or catch the weigh in!

A recent Abaco lionfish tournament generated more than 200 lionfish per boat. Yes, they have venomous spines but are safe and tasty to eat once the spines have been cut away. We recommend you bring snorkel gear, heavy gloves, a bucket, thermos and a 3 pronged spear if you can find one. We have applied for permission to use scuba gear and will advise. Should this happen, you can only scuba for lionfish. Treasure Divers is offering a per-person dive boat rate for those who don't have a boat. Call 242-365-8571 or visit www.treasure-divers.com. You don't need to be a tournament angler to participate in this unusual event, so bring your friends and guests.

Help us prevent the lionfish from destroying the Abaco Reefs! Green Turtle Cay will be have its 5th Annual Lionfish Derby on the 22nd June . All for conservation!

Click below to retrieve your official printable forms and rules sheets:

Here’s some cool and informative lionfish videos:

The scoop on lionfish! 
How to clean lionfish. 
Lionfish in the Bahamas!


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