Press Release

OPP For Kids

15th Annual OPP Kids Day

Orillia Ontario: Few would argue that the 2011 spring season has been cold, wet and windy. Even for those who love the great outdoors, it has been a challenge to get outside and have fun.  However, on Saturday April 30th, under beautiful sunny skies, over 250 children took part in the 15th annual OPP Kids Day at Tudhope Park in Orillia.
Last Updated on Saturday, 07 May 2011 20:10
Wil Wegman - Rob Grossi

Perching for MS Fundraiser - A Huge Success

For Immediate Release: March 9, 2011
Sibbald Point Provincial Park, Lake Simcoe: Despite almost constant rain and miserable fishing conditions, an astounding 78 teams competed in the first annual PERCHIN FOR MS Fundraiser Perch Fishing Tournament Sat. March 12, 2011. "I was completely flabbergasted that so many anglers came out to fish this event," said host and organizer Doug Poirier. "These anglers all heard the same weather forecasts we did - and all knew the rains were coming. They decided to fish anyway and although they got wet, they did not let the rain dampen their spirits," he said.

Last Updated on Sunday, 01 May 2011 19:26
Bass Pro Shop Lake Simcoe Open

2010 Lake Simcoe Open Media Notice

On Saturday October 23rd, 2010 Canada's premier bass tournament will take place out of Couchiching Beach Park in downtown Orillia Ontario.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 October 2010 13:49
Fishes of Essex County and Surrounding Waters

Fishes of Essex County and Surrounding Waters

Book Release by Local Author: Fishes of Essex County and Surrounding Waters.
Windsor - Dr. Lynda D. Corkum, Professor of Biological Sciences at the University of Windsor, has just completed her new book titled Fishes of Essex County and Surrounding Waters.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 06 October 2010 09:42

Toyota Canada renews support for 2010 BPS Lake Simcoe Open Tournament

For Immediate Release: June 16, 2010
The Aurora Bassmasters are excited to announce that Toyota Canada is partnering with Bass Pro Shops for the 4th Annual Bass Pro Shops Lake Simcoe Open slated for Saturday, October 23rd out of Orillia’s Couchiching Beach Park.

The Bass Pro Shops Lake Simcoe Open has fast become Canada’s premier one-day bass fishing tournament. Known for its record setting weights and monster smallmouth bass, this has truly become a must-fish event for competitive bass anglers across the country.


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