THE BIGGEST FISHING EVENT AUSTRALIA HAS EVER SEEN DEPARTING MELBOURNE July seventh 2016
1 Man, 1 boat and 16,500km of challenging ocean and 127 days attempting to set a world record.
Fish For Life is a Not for Profit fundraising organisation that is raising funds for the Cancer Council of Australia by taking on one of the biggest boating and fishing challenges ever, Fish For Life’s skipper Mark Ratchford will depart Melbourne Boat Show on Sunday June 20th 2016 to embark on a quest to raise funds to find a cure for cancer whilst circumnavigating Australia, stopping at many destinations along the way.
Mark Ratchford Has returned safely from his challenging event of circumnavigating Australia.
Home at last, Journey completed
Mark’s quest is finally completed, he had traveled over 16,500km. Below are the paths and sights I have taken in, on my journey. I hope all have enjoyed following me and a big thank you to all who joined me on this journey to help those who are depending on us to do our share in contributing to communities across Australia. These links help us all to follow the journey, Thank you to every one who helped.
http://www.findship.co/ or http://www.marinetraffic.com/ and enter in the search 503040830 to find and follow us.
On My Way Home with Mercury
Beautiful day, beautiful wildlife
Having a feed in the Middle of the great Australian bite
Fish For Life would like to thank Lufra Apartments for their generous support when Mark arrives at Eagle Hawk Neck. We ask all our followers when visiting Tasmania don’t miss out on this pristine location and friendly Environment.
Brisbane Tinnie and Tackle show 2016
Special thanks to the Monster Fish crew for the valuable support they give FFL during these shows. FFL would also like to thank the attendees who came to our stall and showed support, it was great to chat to people who have followed our journey, Thank you from the FFL crew.
Thank you to Paul and Melinda Junginga from for the ongoing support, without you FFL would not be where it is today. From all the crew at FFL, THANK YOU.
Reliability and fuel efficiency, thank you Mercury we are proud to have you on board and we feel safe and confident with the worlds number one outboard company supporting us along the way.
Mark is proud to be a FFL ambassador, he is an integral part of the SA team, welcome aboard Mark.
Shane Mensforth SA Ambasador
Shane is the proud owner and editor of S.A Angler. Welcome aboard Shane, we appreciate your contribution to FFL to date and look forward to your continued support in the future.
FFL, A Journey With Angels
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Our Skipper, Mark Ratchford
Durability and reliability is the name of the game when it comes to winches & you can’t go past Savwinch for these qualities.
South Australia’s no 1 girls competition fishing team, no holding back with this team, thank you for your valuable contribution to FFL.
Fish For Life would like to welcome aboard Lee Rayner as a national ambassador, we are looking forward to working close with Lee in the quest to raise funds on behalf of the cancer council to help sick and needy people.
The Great Ocean Views Motel