Congratulations to the winners of the 2015 Curley’s September Festival fished at Portumna recently.

  • 1st Dave Brooks. 128lb 5oz
  • 2nd Darren Sullivan. 95lb 4oz
  • 3rd Nigel Beamson. 113lb 7oz

Random Team – Dave, Craig, Bruce & Keith 365lb 5oz

Portumna Coarse Anglers would like to thank Curley’s Bar, Oak Lodge and Hayes Bar for the sponsorship.

Some good looking River Shannon bream caught at Portumna
Some good looking River Shannon bream caught at Portumna

Ongoing developments

Portumna Coarse Anglers working hard to get angling back on the map, Portumna coarse angling club announce festivals for 2016.

This prime angling centre has seen some decline over the years but the local anglers are working with Inland Fisheries Ireland, the Portumna Shannongroup and local authorities to provide improved access and facilities. Anglers competing in the September Festival were delighted with the 19 new stands on the town stretch of the Shannon known as ‘Rogers Island’ and there are more to come ahead of next years angling season.


Portumna Festival sponsored by Waterways Ireland
April 18th to 22nd 2016
1st prize €1000
Entry €150
Portumna Open Sunday 17th April €20

September Festival sponsorship to be announced
Sept 26th to 30th 2
Portumna Open Sunday 25th September €20

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