Review some of the 2013 Auction prizes below and check back with us and watch it grow!
Review the 2013 Banquet prizes below
ULTIMATE MARINE ELECTRONICS PACKAGE
Minn Kota & Humminbird are proud to partner with Fish Futures Inc in celebration of their 25th Anniversary. This ultimate marine electronics package features everything you could wish for in marine electronics.
Starting at the console with Humminbird's flagship 1198c SI Combo, with features including Side and Down Imaging Sonar, GPS and a 10.4 inch colour screen, this unit is at the top of its game. At the bow, the 898c SI Combo is the 7 inch screen model with all the same features and technologies as its 1198c SI Combo big brother.
For the ultimate in boat control, the Minn Kota Vantage 80 transom mount trolling motor is unrivaled. With push button stow and deploy, articulated steering and 80 pounds of thrust, Minn Kota's Vantage is the trolling motor of choice when precision boat control is crucial. When a hands free method of boat control is required, the Minn Kota Terrova with 80 pounds of thrust and Universal Sonar is all you need. But it doesn't stop there... this Terrova features Minn Kota's revolutionary New iPilot Link. With iPilot Link, the game has changed and the bar is raised. With all the features of iPilot that keep you on the fish, for the first time iPilot Link merges the functionality of your electric steer bow mount trolling motor with your ethernet capable Humminbird sonar. Now the ability to see iPilot functions such as Spot Lock, iTrack and Advanced Autopilot on your Humminbird screen are at your finger tips. You can even incorporate functions of your existing waypoints. With iPilot Link it all comes together.
Along with everything you need to network these systems together, this Ultimate Marine Electronics Package is a dream come true to even the most hardcore angler. Valued at $8,000 CAD
Donor: Johnson Outdoors
A REAL KLASS(y) PRIZE!
This is an amazing opportunity to do some ice fishing from the amazing Snobear on Lake of the Woods! Enjoy a full day (8 hours) in a Snobear on Lake of the Woods with one our Klass Tackle pro staff. All tackle, bait and fishing gear will be supplied for up to 4 Anglers. The original "recreational" vehicle, with built-in adaptable latched holes, the Snobear was built to serve as the ice-fisherman's dream machine. The efficient design allows you to ice fish in a t-shirt at -40 degrees in total comfort. For added safety, the tracks distribute the weight of the vehicle to LESS than one pound per square inch. Safety and comfort! And probably some good fishing too!
Guide lunch will be provided.
Trip must be taken between January 1 to March 15th, 2014.
Valued at $1,000 CAD
Donor: Klass Tackle
CLINTON’S ASH RAPIDS LODGE
Your angling adventure of a lifetime is about to begin! Situated on Lake of the Woods, Ash Rapids Lodge is the Last Bastion for great fishing in Northern Ontario. This is isolated, uncrowded wilderness. Ash Bay is connected with Shoal Lake Narrows and Shoal Lake by Ash Rapids. These sheltered waters can be fished every day regardless of weather or wind direction, and are known to have the finest smallmouth bass, muskie, northern pike, crappie and lake trout fishing anywhere. Our staff of experienced, reliable guides serve fabulous shore lunches, navigate miles of channels and bays, and they “find the fish” that you came for. This 2 day 3 night trip for 4 lucky anglers includes transportation from Kendell Inlet to the lodge, a stay in your own unique cabin, 2 boats with 1 guide. Finish your day off with a mouth watering food extravaganza prepared for you by our World Class Chef. Valued at $3,000 CAD
Donor: Andrew and Tannis Clinton
The NIRO Spherical Surround System is Niro’s latest breakthrough. It incorporates two speakers and a sub woofer. One speaker is placed above the TV and the other below. This system significantly improves the resolution of sounds generated by each speaker and enables a delivery of very clear sounds to the listener. Hear sounds that you wouldn’t pick up with a conventional system,. This system suits 40” to 60” TV applications. Valued at $1,900 CAD
Donor: Donny B’s - Kenora
PINE ISLAND LODGE TRIP
Enjoy a 4 day 3 night trip to Spectacular Pine Island Lodge. Fish for trophy Smallmouth Bass, Pike and Walleye. A true Canadian wilderness experience with all the modern amenities you would expect. This is an all inclusive package and includes all your meals and guides. All you have to do is get to Pointe du Bois. One of Canada’s Best Kept Secrets.
Donor: Brian Burgess, Pine Island Lodge
CANAD INNS CHEF’S TABLE FOR EIGHT
Enjoy a customized gourmet meal prepared especially for you by the Chef team at Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park! You will work with our banquet and Chef team to plan your event menu, and then Canad Inns will treat you and up to seven guests to an amazing evening out. You will receive a private banquet room with décor package, a five course meal, and wine service for eight. This package is great for someone who wants to make an upcoming event extra special. Choose to host a couples evening out, entertain business clients, hold a Mother’s or Father’s Day feast, or anything else you can dream up. Valued at $1,000 CAN
Donor: Canad Inns
HUMMINBIRD 140C FISHIN’ BUDDY
The 140c Fishin’ Buddy offers a 256 color TFT 320V x 240H 3.5” display, Down and Side looking sonar with 1000 Watts PTP power output. The ultimate in portability, with an ergonomic clamp mount designed to use nearly anywhere. No rigging, wiring or transducer to mount.
Donor: Johnson Outdoors
PELLER ESTATES PACKAGE
This years prize is a Weekend in Niagara, Ontario and includes two nights accommodation for two guests including, Breakfast at the White Oaks Resort and Spa, a Gift Basket upon arrival into the Hotel, a winery Tour & Tasting at Trius Winery followed by a Tour & Tasting and a Dinner at Peller Estates Winery, compliments of Andrew Peller Limited.
At Trius Winery at Hillebrand, visitors are free to do much more than just taste wine. They are invited to walk among the vines. Visit our cellars. Browse the rare and special vintages in the Winery Boutique and enjoy spectacular regional cuisine at our newly renovated Hillebrand Winery Restaurant.
Our winery is a special place, where Winemaker Katie Dickieson and Winery Chef and CityLine personality Jason Parsons work together to create Canada's most innovative wine and food experiences. It’s a place where people come to awaken the palate with by celebrating and learning about the many nuances of wine: growing and tasting, pairing and serving, buying and cellaring.
Built and operated as a privately owned business, White Oaks Conference Resort and Spa has created what seems to be magic. Blending glamour and luxury with world class recreation firmly bound together by a team of hospitality professionals who literally believe that each guest will be treated as though the success of our business depends on that individual alone. Value: Priceless
Airfare and Ground Transportation is not provided. This trip must be taken by April 1, 2014.
Donor: Peller Estates
ART & LUTHERIE DREADNAUGHT ACOUSTIC GUITAR AND CASE
Made in Canada. Being able to say these words and truthfully mean it, is something we are very proud of in this day and age. Handcrafted in Canada using 95% Canadian wood…is a statement we are even more proud of!
Every Art & Lutherie acoustic guitar is handcrafted in the small town of Princeville, Québec in a positive and safe environment beneficial to producing exceptional acoustic guitars. Each model is made with the same attention to tone, detail and authentic craftsmanship as our other renowned acoustic lines such as Seagull and Simon & Patrick.
Art & Lutherie guitars are made with 95% Canadian woods that meet strict criteria in terms of their tone as well as their impact on the environment. The eco-friendly method in which the wood is gathered, takes place when previously fallen trees are found in the forests of Eastern Canada. No clear cutting is involved. This not only benefits Canadian forests but also gives rain forests the world over a well-deserved break. The Canadian tone woods used in the Art & Lutherie line possess excellent tonal qualities. Valued at $500 CAN
Donor: Mar-Schells Music
From the main stage to the man cave, the Marshall Fridge was born to rock. Featuring authentic Marshall Amp parts including logos, fret cloth, and a brass-finished faceplate, the ultimate combination of rock and refrigeration is finally here. Valued at $400 CAN
Donor: Mar-Schells Music
LG 60 INCH PLASMA TV MODEL 60PA6500 WITH TRUMOTION 600HZ, FULLHD 1080P, PICTURE WIZARD
The LG PA6500 1080p 600Hz Max Plasma brings you lifelike entertainment and picture so vibrant and clear that you’ll forget you’re watching TV. A 600Hz refresh rate that helps take the blur out of sports and leaves the action. TruSlim Frame provides an ultra slim frame giving you more picture and more enjoyment. Intelligent Sensor automatically optimizes your picture brightness to your rooms lighting conditions. Dual USB input allows for viewing photos, videos, and music content, while three HDMI inputs connect your latest high definition devices. Valued at $1,750 CAN
Donor: Lyle's Electronics
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$50.00 Future Shop
$50.00 Wholesale Sports
$100.00 Liquor Marts
$25.00 Bon Appetite Card
$100.00 Esso Gift Card
2 Green Fees plus a Golf Cart Rental at Selkirk Golf and Country Club
2 Free Day to Day Banking for One Year on a Scotia One Account Value $286.80
$50.00 The Fishin' Hole
$100 Pony Corral
$100 Burrito Splendido Gift Certificates
$50 Pro Am Tackle
STIHL HOME PACKAGE
Some of Stihl's most popular models for home and yard maintenance are here at the banquet for you.
FS45 gas trimmer 27.2cc - This grass trimmer is our lightest gasoline-powered
model, ideal for a homeowner's yard trimming tasks.
MS 230 chainsaw 40.2cc- Mid size homeowner saw that is excellent for cutting wood around the house.
BG55 handheld blower 27.2cc - Makes clean-up work a lot easier. Primer bulb and throttle lock ensure fast starts. Optional vacuum and gutter kits are available. Valued at $800 CAN
Donor: Guertin Equipment
CROSMAN PHANTOM .177 BREAK ACTION AIR RIFLE
This spring-piston breakbarrel air rifle is lightweight - only 6 lbs! - so you caneasily shoot it for hours without getting tired. 45" in overall length, this .177 caliber, 495 fps gun features an all-weather synthetic stock and foream and fiber optic sights.
LAST GLANCE WHITETAIL SCULPTURE WITH KNIFE
In this sculpture, a single buck takes one last look around beforedisappearing into the unknown. The knife that accompanies thesculpture is engraved with a limited-edition number, and the piece isfinished with a cold-cast bronze patina that gives it luster and shine.
75th ANNIVERSARY REGULATOR CLOCK
This stylish regulator clock is battery-operated and featuresa classic chime, as well as the DUC and 75th anniversary logosetched into the glass.
WELCOME TO PARADISE by Terry Redlin
The store owner in this backwoods retreat is a true entrepreneur, offering everything a sportsman might need: cane fishing poles, decoys, guns, shells, fuel, refreshments, groceries. While the visiting hunters are inside stocking up, the main action appears overhead as a flock of mallards set their wings in break and flutter down for a night's rest. Valued at $400+ CAN
Donor: Ducks Unlimited
GOLDEYES PRIVATE BOX
Cheer on the 2012 American Association Champion Winnipeg Goldeyes. You and 17 of your closest friends will enjoy a private box as they take on Les Aigles de Trois-Rivieres on Friday July 26th, 2013 at beautiful Shaw Park. Food and beverages are extra.
Donor: Mike Sellors, Sellors and Associates
MANITOBA FISHERIES PRINT
This years winning artwork was painted by Linda Barringer. The print is aptlynamed “Lake of Dreams”. The stamp is a reminder to fishers that a portion of their license fee helps fund projects that ensure adequate fish stocks exist for future generations.
Donor: Conservation/Water Stewardship, Fisheries Branch
This trip is for a 6 hour Cat Fishing Adventure on the Red River with Captain Catfish for two (2) persons. All tackle gear and bait, including PFD’S are included and you will enjoy the day fishing from a very comfortable 20 foot Lund Pro V Fishing Boat.
Valid 2013 Fishing Licenses are required. Valid Monday to Thursday only, based on availability..
Donor: Captain Catfish Phil Boiteau Owner/Guide
PALLISER XZIPIT HT CHAIRS
Enjoy watching our WInnipeg Jets in these amazing Home Theatre Chairs. Inset with your favourite teams logo! A real eye catching set to be sure.
- Back: 11 or 12 gauge sinuous springs which are engineered to provide lasting comfort and strength
- Hardwood, softwood and engineered wood products; all joints pinned & glued for uniformity & strength
- Seat: 8 gauge sinuous wire springs for superior ride and comfort
- Back filled with blown fibre
- Chaise styling for ultimate comfort and support in full recline
- Stainless cupholders
Donor: Wiens Furniture (Niverville)
WEBER CEP330 LP BBQ
If you only cook on the four hottest days of the year you can ignore this barbecue. However, if you use your barbecue most of the year pay attention: Weber has added an extra turbo-boost burner to this model. It sits between two of the conventional burners and, generally, minds its own business. But, when you need an extra blast of heat, say, when you’re searing a steak or warming up your grill in October, BAM!: you’ve got heat.
Valued at $1,350.00
- 38,000 BTUs from three main stainless steel tube burners
- Electronic ignition system
- Total cooking area of 637 square inchesIncredibly heavy 9mm stainless steel cooking grills. They have two advantages: superior heat retention and incredible durability (these things will last longer than most marriages and ALL political promises)
- Sexy, stainless steel doors (instead of the painted steel on the EP Series)
- A stealthy, flush-mounted, 12,000 BTUs side burner for all the extra side jobs the meal calls forA 10,000 BTUs sear burner sandwiched between two conventional burners. (Remember in “The Road Warrior” when Max turns on the nitrous in his Ford? Yeah well, the sear burner works like that – only with burgers.)
- Steel grey
Donor: Wiens Furniture (Niverville)
OCEAN KAYAK "TORQUE"
WITH INTEGRATED MINN KOTA TROLLING MOTOR
The Torque is unlike any kayak you have seen on the market. Based on our popular Trident 13 model, the Torque features a Minn Kota trolling motor. Infinitely variable speed control allows you to hit the perfect pace for trolling. And if that wasn't enough, this quiet motor also has reverse capability to allow you to easily maneuver in and out of tight spots. Not in the mood to motor around? Not to worry. The motor can easily be removed for transport or swapped out with a skeg plug. The Torque takes kayak fishing to the next level.Includes installed Humminbird 385ci Combo, Carlisle Paddle, Extrasport PFD. Valued at $3,000.00
Donor: Johnson Outdoors
THE FISHIN' HOLE PACKAGE
An incredible Rod and Reel Combo from the Fishin' Hole this year consists of a G. Loomis Walleye Series WJR7515 Rod matched with a Shimano Stradic 1000 FJ. An unbeatable combination when it comes to jigging up those "Eyes". Valued at $500.00
Donor: Brent Jacobson, The Fishin' Hole
YOUTH ANGLING CARD ART CONTEST LIMITED EDITION PRINT
Maggie Wang's artwork was chosen from over 100 entries as first place in the 2013 Youth Angling Card Artwork Contest. Ms. Wang is 14 years old and a student at Glenlawn Collegiate in Winnipeg. Her picture will appear on 40,000 youth angling cards that will be distributed for free to Manitoba youth anglers this year. Her first place prize also included $250 in cash, a framed print of her painting, a rod and reel, tackle box and gear. Second place was awarded to Braden Kopytko of Yellowquill School in Portage la Prairie and third place was awarded to Andrew Zazulak of The King's School in Winnipeg.
This print is a true collectible. It is an artist's proof, one of only two in existence, and this is the first time that a print of the youth angling card has been made available. This is the fifth year of the Youth Angling Card Artwork Contest under the leadership of Fish Futures, in partnership with Manitoba Water Stewardship and with the support of the Fisheries Enhancement Fund. Our goal is to showcase young Manitoba artists and promote recreational angling for youth. Value: Priceless
Donor: Fish Futures Inc.