Welcome To Our Club

The Rhyll Phillip Island Angling Club (RPIAC) is a not for profit organisation which through its membership promotes, supports and assists in developing an interest in fishing as well as providing a social environment for non angling members. The club was originally formed in1989 by a group of anglers and has now grown to a membership base of over 170 members with its own clubrooms at the Rhyll Boat Ramp.

Members have opportunities to engage in competitive angling competitions organised by RPIAC throughout the year, RPIAC provides a great social atmosphere for its members at its club rooms which are open for social events regularly.

Latest News

21 Mar

Angling Competition 18-19th March, 2023

With winds blowing from the north between 20 to 40 knots during the day, the start of the 11th Rhyll-Phillip Island Angling Club (RPIAC) angling competition for the 2022/2023 season, held over the 18th and ... More

Upcoming Events


    March 25 @ 1:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  2. Angling Competition 1st-2nd April, 2023

    April 1 @ 12:00 am - April 2 @ 5:30 pm
  3. Junior Presentations

    April 2 @ 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Senior Presentation Night

    May 20 @ 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm

2022 – 2023 COMMITTEE

President: Albert Abram
Treasurer: David Fusinato
Vice Presidents: Norm Trickey and Ron Soolsma
Secretary: Russell Gallagher
Committee Members:
Michael Crump
Chris Leonardos
Peter Rowan
Kate Jinnette
Peter Cubeta
John Wright


For full details see events calender



Our New Club Champions

SENIOR MALE - Chris Leonardos
SENIOR FEMALE - Carrieanne Peaty
JUNIOR - Isabella Bland SQUIDGIE - Denver Firth

Hope to see everyone back on the water for the 2022/23 Season

““There are always new places to go fishing. For any fisherman, there’s always a new place, always a new horizon.”” - Jack Nicklaus