The Opotiki Big 3 has been running since 1992 and has attracted keen bushman and bushladies. The aim of this event is to catch the heaviest Stag or Boar, Snapper and Pheasant with the longest tail. 

All funds raised from all Big 3 competitions are donated to a local group that to date have all included children’s charities. Queens Birthday weekend June 9-11, 2012.