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Saturday 3rd March 2007
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By  Captain Blue Ring
Although the world maybe his oyster, fans queuing at the door,
booking all available accommodation in Manning Point.
It appears there is at least one member (if not a whole street) of the community who isn't impressed.

When asked why this prominent figure of the community is outraged at BigJigs vote fixing he replied


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Thursday 1st March 2007
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By  BigJig Geoff

Has fishing been banned in the Manning River?  Could the MPFC be at an end?

Pictures just in show Marcus Copperi shortly after he is believed to have signed an agreement to ban fishing in the Manning River in return for Marcus being elected President of Australia.

Marcus Copperi, long known for his ambitions to rule

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Thursday 1st March 2007
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By  Stillwater Steve
The Consolidated Press is reporting that the bandages are off and Stillwater Steve's lastest enhancements are ready.

In line with future planned enhancements including a built in rod and beverage holder, doctors have unveiled their latest effort to help Stillwater Steve reach his heretofore unseen potential.
Stillwater fronted


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Wednesday 28th February 2007
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By  BigJig Geoff

Allegations of Poll Manipulation have soured the air in this years MPFC contest.

Current tournament favourite BigJig has been accused of poll fixing by fellow competitors Barnacle and Catfish.

BigJig has so far not commented on the allegations, a spokesperson for BigJig saying that "the reason that BigJig was so far ahead in

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Tuesday 27th February 2007
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By  BigJig Geoff

With less that a fortnight to go before the gala opening of MPFC 07, early samples of this years bait have arrived at Manning Point Manor.

BigJig, desperate to retain the MPFC Classic title this year, has hired a team of 'gun squidders' who are scouring the southern oceans for sufficient bait

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Tuesday 27th February 2007
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By Mangrove Mike - 2010 Champion
After a detailed inspection this week, Mangrove Mike declares that the Manning Point / Harrington bar is easily passable in small craft.

He recommended that BigJig's craft, Karisma, would have no problems and he should be encouraged to take the cruise from Avalon Forest Creek to Manning Point. "We could even do a spot of night off-shore

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Thursday 22nd February 2007
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By  Fishing Phil
Reports have been flooding into the Manning River Times of sightings of Her Mage and Marcus Copperi . Local paparazzi snapped this shot of the Queen Mary II preparing to perform the arduous task of berthing at the Manning Point Marina.

Manning Point Marina owner/manager/deckhand/cook Jim ”I don’t want to named

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Tuesday 20th February 2007
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By  BigJig Geoff

Bookmakers are no longer taking bets on the MPFC '07 with Team Karisma a certainty to win the team event this year.

With just over two weeks until the tournament starts, a win by Team Karisma could send the bookies broke.  With odds last weekend of 2007 to one, Local paparazzi captured the launch and sea trials of Team Karisma's

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Monday 29th January 2007
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By  BigJig Geoff

A short while ago, the committee of PeBE unveiled the official anthem of the 2007 Manning Point Fishing Classic.

All potential competitors should practice this as often as possible.  It is believed that the selection committee will be meeting very soon and will be looking specifically for demonstrated ability in this art.

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Sunday 7th January 2007
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By Ronny Reuters OBE (MP)
Following the ruling from the International Court of Arbitration, the dates for the 2007 Manning Point Fishing Classic have been brought forward by 7 days.

The Classic will now be on the 9th to 12th of March. The anti-Irish sentiment has been runing high, but ever the pacifist, MPFC organiser Marcus Copperi announced the dates dressed

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