WEST MERSEA
OYSTER DREDGING MATCH

To celebrate the opening of the Native Oyster Season at West Mersea, a fleet of Smacks, Bawleys & Bumkins will Dredge under sail

SUNDAY 8th SEPTEMBER 2019 1100 hrs - 1300 hrs

OFF SEAVIEW AVENUE, WEST MERSEA
followed by the Weigh-in and Prizegiving at 1400 hrs at
THE PACKING SHED, THORNFLEET, WEST MERSEA
Casting of first dredge by the Mayor of Mersea

An Oyster Opening Competition will also take place at the Packing Shed. More details are in the Regatta Programme

Supported by the local Oyster Industry

For any information please email: merseadredgingmatch@gmail.com

A video of the 2018 Match can be seen here

2018 Weigh-in & Oyster Opening Competition
Photos by Martin Wade