Tasmania 14th-19th February
Teams from Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Isle of Man, Northern Ireland, England, Scotland, Singapore, Kiribati (Christmas Island), Malta, Wales and India are contesting this event.
Fished in five three hour sessions over two and a half days, venues include Arthurs Lake, Woods Lake, Little Pine Lagoon, plus the Meander and South Esk Rivers.
Although not a Team England FF side, the England team contains some familiar faces in Dave Grove (captain), Bernie Maher, John Tyzack, Stuart Wardle and Andy Gooding, with manager Melvyn Parrott.
After winning the fifth session England finished in silver medal position, behind Australia Gold and ahead of Northern Ireland. Scotland Men were 6th, Wales were 10th and Scotland Ladies 14th. Individually, John Tyzack took the bronze, behind Campbell Baird (N Ire) who got the silver, and Christopher Bassano (AusG) with the gold. Dave Grove finished in 7th place, with James Litster (ScoM) 9th.