The Urangan Pier was the place to be on Sunday for the thrill of catching a prize fish.
The Urangan Pier was the place to be on Sunday for the thrill of catching a prize fish. Robyne Cuerel

Fishing fest lures big crowds

FIVE years shy of the Urangan Pier's centenary celebration, thousands of people gathered at the iconic structure yesterday for the 26th annual Fraser Lions Pier Festival.

Mums, dads and their children took to the pier for the popular yearly fishing competition from 6am.

A magician and band were in the nearby park for the big crowds.



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